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21 Car Hacks That’ll Make Driving So Much Better

Whether you’re gearing up for a road trip or just want to make your daily commute less of a chore, these car hacks will instantly improve your driving experience.

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6 Tips for Driving in Winter

Driving in snow and ice presents many challenges. Here are seven winter driving tips to keep you safe when the...


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How to Check Your Windshield Wiper Fluid

Checking your windshield wiper fluid is not like checking your oil — it doesn’t have a dipstick. You simply fill...


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How to Unlock a Car Door Without Your Keys

The next time you lock your keys in the car, you’ll want to try these genius tricks.


How to Properly Clean a License Plate

No vehicle looks its best with a dirty license plate. Follow these key cleaning tips and you'll have your license...

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How to Clean Cloth Car Seats

Cleaning cloth car seats is easy — it just takes a little elbow grease and attention to detail with the...


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Safety Basics to Prep Power Yard Equipment for Spring

It's springtime! Time to get outside and do yard work. Here are 10 tips to keep your outdoor power equipment...

6 Best RV Solar Panels and Kits

Silent and fume-free electric power for your RV is what solar panel kits deliver. Check out these six top models...


How to Make The Life of Your Car Battery Last Longer

Double that car battery life and save some serious dough! These tips will keep your car's battery in tip-top condition...


How to Change a Car Tire

Do you know what to do when you have to change a tire? Here are some tips that'll make the...


15 Cleaning Secrets Only Car Detailers Know

Save $200 and detail your car yourself in half a day. Get professional results using these tips from experienced detailers.

4×4 Smarts: Safe Driving Tips for How to Use 4-Wheel-Drive

We'll walk you through the basics of using 4WD for city and highway driving.


How to Avoid Getting Ripped Off by an Auto Mechanic

Don't be easy prey for a dishonest mechanic: Here are five tips on how to get your car fixed without...


34 Secret Car-Buying Tips Your Dealer Won’t Tell You

Find out how to get the most value out of your purchase by side-stepping these common car dealer practices.


How to Loosen Nuts, Bolts and Screws

Torches, screw extractors, oil and other tricks to help you free stuck fasteners. These tips work on any fasteners in...


Car Repair Tips for Fast Fixes

Want to keep your car running smoothly and problem-free? We asked our ace mechanics for their best DIY fixes, tips...

Car Paint Repair: Get Touch Up Painting Done in 4 Quick Steps

Fix-up those door dings and nicks in a jiffy with this car paint touch up process.


15 Things People Who Always Have Clean Cars Have in Common

Does keeping your car tidy seem impossible? With these genius tips from a professional organizer, you can turn that dream...


How to Teach Your Teen How to Drive

Keep your teen safe by teaching them proper driving skills.


12 Things to Do Now to Improve Gas Mileage

The savings are based on driving 20,000 miles per year, in a car that gets 20 mpg, with gasoline priced...


DIY Brake Tips

Use new high-temperature grease to improve long-term brake performance and wear


Brake Pad Replacement Cost and Repair – Avoid Getting Ripped Off

How to get a good brake job and save $1,000 over the life of your car. Here are tips for...


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46 DIY Car Detailing Tips That Will Save You Money

Get your vehicle looking like new with these simple interior and exterior car detailing tips that you can do...


Finish Nailer Tips

Get the most out of your pneumatic trim nailer.

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11 Scary Driving Scenarios and Exactly How to Handle Them

Often when driving, we encounter situations that are out of our control. Make the right decisions when in a tight...


Automotive Accessories, Tips and Tools You Need to Know About

Expert advice on repair, maintenance and gear.


How to Clean a Motorcycle: Motorcycle Detailing Tips

Use the same tricks the pros use to get your motorcycle showroom clean


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Car Horn Repair Tips

Car horn not working properly? Here's how to troubleshoot and pinpoint the problem.


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This DIY Car Maintenance Task Could Prevent a Serious Breakdown This Winter

Don't get stuck on the side of the road this winter because of an issue you can prevent. Check out...


Car Heater Repair Tips: Fixing a Blower Motor

Restore multiple speeds with a simple replacement part