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Why Won’t My Car Start in the Cold?

Cars don't like the cold. Frigid temperatures weaken batteries, but they also affect other automotive systems that can keep an engine from starting.

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13 Best Car Detailing Tools

Professional detailers swear by these car detailing tools to keep their vehicles looking new.


How To Check Your Antifreeze

What is antifreeze, why do you need to check it and what are you looking for? We've got answers to...


How to Clean Corroded Battery Terminals

Car battery maintenance is an important part of keeping your vehicle running smoothly. Here's everything you need to know.


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9 Best Jump Starters

A dead car battery can ruin your day. A boost from a friend works, but a portable jump starter gets...

6 Things I Wish I Knew Before I Bought My First Car

Don't let pushy salespeople and the pressure to add bells and whistles overwhelm you. Use these tips to buy your...


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Moonroof vs. Sunroof: What’s the Difference?

In the moonroof vs. sunroof debate, both allow plenty of light and fresh air into your vehicle. That's where the...

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What Are Run-Flat Tires and Are They Right For You?

Run-flat tires have been around for decades, but that doesn't mean everyone knows what they are. We're here to get...


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When Should You Downshift Automatic Transmissions?

Drivers rarely manually shift an automatic transmission, but knowing when to downshift in certain situations can be helpful.


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Are Snow Tires Really Better Than All-Season Tires?

Snow tires outperform all-season tires under snowy and icy conditions. They'll give you better traction, more stability in turns and...


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How To Tint Car Windows

Window tinting keeps your car cooler, protects interior surfaces and offers privacy. Save money by learning how to tint car...

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Always Score Your License Plate Sticker with a Razor — Here’s Why

This trick could prevent thieves from taking your tags.


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Car Window Tinting: What To Know Before You Buy

Window tinting helps keep your car cool and protects interior surfaces. We'll help you decide if window tinting is right...


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Tips for Getting Water Stains Out of Car Seats

Simple tips, straight from the pros, for how to get water stains out of car seats and other car upholstery.


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Roof Racks: What To Know Before You Buy

If you have more hobbies than space inside your vehicle, you may need to invest in a roof rack.


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Tips for Saving Money on Vehicle Tires

Buying tires is no one's favorite reason to spend money. Investing a little time to find saving opportunities can save...

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9 Best Rooftop and Hitch-Mounted Cargo Carriers of 2022

Adventure requires gear, and gear requires storage. Check out these cargo carriers and decide which will work best for your...


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These Tricks Will Save You When Your Key Fob Dies

Don't panic if your key fob dies and you don't have a replacement battery. These little-known methods will get you...


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What To Know About Your Car’s Lights, Flashers and Electrical Systems

Powered by the electrical system, lighting and signaling devices increase vehicle visibility and driver and pedestrian safety.


How to Fix a Leaking Sunroof

Clearing a clogged drain tube will solve the problem


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5 DIY Car Repair and Maintenance Tasks To Keep Your Car Running Well

No one likes paying for car repairs and maintenance. Save money by doing these simple maintenance tasks and repairs yourself.


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Tips for Cleaning Your Car Seats Like a Pro

Ride in clean comfort with these tips for how to clean car seats. With minimal effort, your car seats will...


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How to Put Snow Chains on Your Tires

If you've purchased snow chains and don't know how to put them on your car (or you're just curious) don't...


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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.

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How Long Do Windshield Wipers Last?

Windshield wipers are an important safety feature and they don't last forever. Checking wipers for damage or wear before you...


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Car Detailing Costs: Is It Cheaper To DIY?

Wishing your car had that like-new look? Detailing can give you what you're looking for, but you'll have to decide...


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DIY Car Paint Touch-Up Tips

Got some ugly paint chips or scratches on your vehicle you'd like to fix? Learn the exact tools, materials and...


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A Guide To Interior Car Detailing Like a Pro

Does your car's interior need a tune-up? Restore its luster with a pro-level interior car detailing you can do yourself.


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How To Choose the Right-Sized Windshield Wipers

The sound of wipers cleaning your windshield of rain and snow is reassuring. Here's how to choose the right windshield...


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Best Rust Remover Products for Your Car

Have some ugly rust on your vehicle? With the right product, you can tackle that fix yourself.