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How Does an Automatic Transmission Work?

Automatic transmissions are by far the most popular transmissions for vehicles. In fact, automatic transmissions are now so ubiquitous that many people don’t even know how to drive a manual transmission vehicle. But this wasn’t always the case. In the past, all vehicles were made with manual transmissions, but as technology advanced, the automatic transmission […]

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What Goes into Gas Prices?

Sometimes it’s availability, other times it’s trade price, but the things that actually determine gas prices are sometimes invisible to the everyday person. Over the last decade, prices have skyrocketed and left most of us begrudgingly emptying out our wallets for a full tank of gas while we remember the good ol’ days where gas […]

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Fun Small Cars

Most people tend to think bigger is better, but going small has its advantages. Small cars get good gas mileage, can squeeze into tight parking spaces, and they usually come with a price tag that is a fraction of the price of bigger vehicles. While small cars are certainly worth owning, some of them aren’t […]

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What’s That Fluid?

Cars are tricky, unnerving things. They creak, they jostle, they bang, and they leak. It always seems like when they do leak, they pour. For those of you out there who aren’t too educated on the different types of fluids running through your car, it’s time to study up. Or maybe you’re already experiencing a […]

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Repayment Plans

Purchasing a new car can make you feel like you’re on cloud nine, but paying for said car isn’t always as ethereal an experience. When purchasing a new vehicle, make sure you get a payment plan that’s right for you. If you end up with a repayment plan that doesn’t suit your budget, you may […]

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All About Electric Car Charging Stations

One of the biggest concerns people have about electric cars concerns charging them. People fear being stranded somewhere without a charging station nearby. Although those concerns are valid, most charging is done at home. Modern electric vehicles have plenty of battery power to get you where you’re going and back home without having to find […]

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How Not to Get Swindled on the Car Lot

Let’s be honest: plenty of salespeople out there want to cheat you or want to unnecessarily upsell you. Spotting the salespeople trying to give you a bad deal on a vehicle, though, is sometimes difficult. The best that you can do is come to the lot prepared. If you know even a little bit, you […]

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Custom Trucks

When it comes to a truck, you want it to be strictly your machine. You want it to be a force on the road. That force, however, can take many different shapes. That’s when you go custom. Making your truck custom, or buying a truck that’s already customized is a way to set you apart […]

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Custom Vans

A custom van can be a thing of beauty. Whether you’re taking a long trip with the family or simply picking the kids and their friends up from the soccer game, a custom van can make a big difference when it comes to the enjoyment of the ride. Should You Customize Your Own Van? Although […]

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Where Can I Sell My Car?

Selling a car is a tough task. You want to get a good price for something you no longer want or need. While finding the right buyer for your vehicle can be difficult, modern technology gives sellers plenty of tools to use to their advantage. Here are some of your options. Place an Ad in […]