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This page contains tips about spending less on transportation and car repair costs.
Repair Advice (74)
Cleaning Interior (58)
Cleaning Outside (41)
Helpful Hints (33)
Buying a Car (22)
Winter Driving (21)
Saving On Gas (15)
Driving Tips (7)
Selling a Car (4)
Renting a Car (2)
Leasing a Car (1)
Recycling a Car (1)
417 Total Articles
Troubleshooting Truck Heater Problems
Windshield Washers Not Spraying
Cleaning Gasoline from Car Carpet
Keeping Your Windshield Free of Snow and Ice
Removing Tar from a Car
Solutions for Keys Locked in Car
Removing Stains and Marks from a Car's...
Getting Rid of Odors Inside Your Car
Keeping Frost off Windshield
Can Scraping Ice on a Windshield Do Damage?
Cleaning Car Seat Belts
Homemade De-Icer Recipe
Oil Blowing Out of Dipstick Tube
Repairing a Saggy Headliner
Preparing Your Car for Winter
Removing Stains on a Car Headliner
Removing Ice from Your Windshield
Cleaning Love Bugs from Cars
Troubleshooting Car Heater Problems
Gluing a Car Handle Back On
Removing Bugs from Your Car
Finding an Inexpensive Car
Removing Window Tint from Car Windows
Apply Glycerin to Car Windows
Saving Money on Car Repairs
Electronic Key Replacement
Homemade Car Seat Covers
Discolored Plastic Headlight Covers
Fixing Squeaky Windshield Wipers
How to Clean Your Car's Interior
Removing Super Glue from a Car's Exterior
Magic Eraser to Remove Paint Marks on a Truck
Finding a Comfortable Seat Belt For Short People
Buying a Used Wheel Chair Van
Removing Salt Stains from Your Car's Carpet
Cleaning Windshield Wipers
Removing a Sticky Residue from Car Windows
Which Side of the Car Has the Gas Cap?
Cleaning Wax Buildup on a Windshield
Removing Permanent Marker from a Car
Cooling the Inside of a Hot Parked Car
Using AAA When Keys Are Locked In the Car
Maintaining Your Car's Paint Job
How to Protect Your Car in a Parking Lot
Don't Store Anything on Your Car's Passenger Seat
Wheel Locks for Car Tires
Check your License Plates Regularly
Umbrella Tips and Tricks
Mark Tires To Verify Correct Rotation
Finding Dune Buggy Plans
Use Caution When Connecting A Smartphone to a Car
Check Fuel Cap Light Keeps Coming On
Automobile Safety Tips
Making Windshield Wipers Last Longer
Solutions for a Car or Truck Stuck in the Snow
Buying Blemished Tires
Removing Saliva from a Car's Exterior
Renting Cars for Long Trips
Cleaning Water Spots From a Car
Opening a Frozen Car Door
Checking Your Tire Pressure
Cleaning an 18 Wheeler
Truck Stalls After a Short Distance
Car Air Conditioner Blows Hot Air
Painting a Car
Finding the Keyless Entry Code to a Crown Victoria
Getting Diesel Fuel Off Your Headlamps
Using a Keyless Remote
Removing Ink on Car Upholstery
Repairing a Car Radio
Fixing a Scratched Car Bumper
Getting a Diminished Value Auto Appraisal
Using Free Auto Services
Truck Heater Blower Doesn't Work
Staying Alert While Driving
2005 Silverado Truck Overheating
Fixing Auto Radiator Leaks
Ford Explorer Heater Doesn't Work
Buying an Extended Car Warranty
Truck Heater Blower Won't Work on High Speed
Saving Money on Tires
Rotating Your Tires
Indian Chief Motorcycle Photos
Removing Nail Polish on Car Upholstery
Troubleshooting a Car That is Overheating
Winterizing a Travel Trailer
Removing Road Paint From Your Car
Car Battery Tips
2006 Nissan Altima Reviews
Gray Smoke Coming From a Tailpipe
Removing a Bumper Sticker
Removing Stubborn Lug Nuts
Keeping Track of Your Car's Maintenance Requirements
Repairing a Car's Transmission
Improving Gas Mileage
Painting Vinyl Car Trim
Buying a New Car
Keep Sun Hat in Car
Buying a Car for $2000 (or Less)
Selling Your Car on Craigslist
Tips for Selling a Car
Glueing Droopy Car Headliner
This is not the first car that I've owned that's thin ceiling material started to droop down, but I finally created a way to fix it!
Saving Money On Gasoline
We own two Dodge Grand Caravans, and while they are not the most expensive vehicle to fill, they are far from the cheapest. Here are a few of the things we do to try to keep our gas costs down.
Saving Money on Gas
This is a guide about saving money on gas. Rising gas prices are becoming a bigger burden on household budgets. There are a lot strategies to save money on gasoline.
Will A Hybrid Save You Money?
"Will a hybrid save me money?" Wouldn't it be great if there was a definitive answer to that question? Unfortunately, and despite what a showroom salesman will tell you, there is no clear answer.
It's not the best news that you've heard when your auto mechanic tells you to replace your car's tires. It's essential, and it's a several hundred dollars investment. Is there a way to save on the new tires?
Check Your Car for Recalls
Automobile manufacturers offer free repairs called "recalls" for many problems which affect their cars. These repairs are generally available from the nearest dealer whether a car has had one or many owners.
Proper Disposal of Motor Oil
There are many local auto shops and recycling centers that will accept your used motor oil and oil filters so they can be properly recycled - refined, reconditioned or reprocessed. It is completely free to you. Do not toss into the trash can or recycle can at your home.
Take Pictures of Cars in Parking Lot
When I park my car, I always ensure that I am parked in the middle of the lane as possible. Unfortunately being nice and considerate of others, doesn't mean other people are also. I have had a couple of incidents of minor hit/run incidents where the cars parked beside me hit my car as they reversed.
Sleeping With Your Car Keys
The red panic button on our car keys is a useful safety protection when we are in our homes. I bring my car keys into my bedroom and leave them on my night stand. In an event of an emergency, I will know where my car keys are immediately.
Remember Where You Parked
Use your phone so you do not forget where you parked. Go to your maps setting menu, and scroll down. You will see a toggle option labeled "Show parked location". Turn that feature on. The maps app will show you a notification that it has dropped a pin for your car location.
Perfect Parking in your Garage
Not good at predicting how far to drive into the garage to park? Fear no more. This easy tip will help you get the perfect parking every time.
Bread Bag to Store Paper Towel Roll
Use a clean empty bread bag to store paper towels in your car. The towels stay clean and can't unroll.
Rust Colour Stains on Car from a Tree
I have a rust colour all over the hood of my white car. Some tree droppings fell on my car. I don't even know what it was, except it was brownish red and round in shape. I went through the car wash thinking it would go away, but it didn't. What can I use to get rid of this?
Locked Out of 2016 Jeep Cherokee
I am locked out of my 2016 Jeep Cherokee, Limited. Both fobs are in my purse in the front passenger seat.
Removing Silicone Sprayed on Car Seats
Some interior valeting service sprayed silicone all over the car seats and boots. Could you advise how to remove silicone?
2009 Yukon Denali Shut Down and Won't Restart
The readings of the dashboard of my 2009 Yukon Denali said 100 then started to countdown to zero and then my truck shut down. And now I can't even get it started and I can't seem to have anybody help me to understand why.
Car Doors Frozen
How do I unfreeze my doors to get them open?
Dent Remover Left Stain on Car
Does anyone here know how to remove a white stain from dent remover on the car? I removed the dent using dent remover and I put more than needed and forget to remove it after. When I try to clean it with water it keeps returning after the water gets dry.
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