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This page contains tips about spending less on transportation and car repair costs.
Repair Advice (81)
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)
424 Total Articles
Troubleshooting Truck Heater Problems
Cleaning Gasoline from Car Carpet
Windshield Washers Not Spraying
Getting Rid of Odors Inside Your Car
Troubleshooting Car Heater Problems
Preparing Your Car for Winter
Removing Stains and Marks from a Car's...
Removing Tar from a Car
Fixing Squeaky Windshield Wipers
Solutions for Keys Locked in Car
Cleaning Windshield Wipers
Removing Stains on a Car Headliner
Selling Your Car on Craigslist
Keeping Frost off Windshield
Remedies for a Foggy Windshield
Cleaning Love Bugs from Cars
Removing Ice from Your Windshield
Lengthening a Car Sun Visor
Keeping the Inside of Your Car Clean
Repairing a Car's Transmission
Homemade De-Icer Recipe
Parking Beside the Cart Holders
Removing Clear Coat from Automotive Paint
Cleaning Between Car Seats
Oil Blowing Out of Dipstick Tube
Cleaning Car Seat Belts
1994 Ford Ranger Heater is Not Working
Using AAA When Keys Are Locked In the Car
Remembering Where You Parked
Repairing a Saggy Headliner
Homemade Car Seat Covers
Can I Clean Tinted Windows with Vinegar?
Apply Glycerin to Car Windows
Permanent Paint on Auto Glass
Opening a Frozen Car Door
Cleaning Wax Buildup on a Windshield
Can Scraping Ice on a Windshield Do Damage?
Removing Permanent Marker from a Car
How to Protect Your Car in a Parking Lot
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
Quickly Cool a Hot Car
Automobile Safety Tips
Making Windshield Wipers Last Longer
Buying Blemished Tires
Removing Saliva from a Car's Exterior
Renting Cars for Long Trips
Cleaning Water Spots From a Car
Checking Your Tire Pressure
Cleaning an 18 Wheeler
Car Air Conditioner Blows Hot Air
Truck Stalls After a Short Distance
Painting a Car
Finding the Keyless Entry Code to a Crown Victoria
Getting Diesel Fuel Off Your Headlamps
Heater AC Blower on Dodge Ram Is Intermittent
Using a Keyless Remote
Buying a Used Wheel Chair Van
Removing Ink on Car Upholstery
Repairing a Car Radio
Dodge Ram AC Not Blowing Out Center Vents
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
Truck Heater Only Blowing Warm Air
Adjusting Truck Heater Directional Controls
Ford Explorer Heater Doesn't Work
Buying an Extended Car Warranty
Truck Heater Blower Won't Work on High Speed
Truck Heater Doesn't Work Weather Below 50
Heater Not Working in 1997 Dodge Ram Truck
2002 Ram Truck Heater Blowing Cold Air on Driver's Side
Saving Money on Tires
Rotating Your Tires
Indian Chief Motorcycle Photos
Removing Nail Polish on Car Upholstery
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.
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!
Keeping Your Windshield Free of Snow and Ice
During the winter it can be a real chore to get all the snow and ice off your windshield before heading out in the morning. This is a guide about keeping your windshield free of snow and ice.
Solutions for a Car or Truck Stuck in the Snow
Being stuck in the snow is similar to having your car stuck in sand or mud. You need to use something under your tires to improve traction. This is a guide about solutions for a car or truck stuck in the snow.
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.
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.
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.
Maintaining Your Car's Paint Job
This is a guide about maintaining your car's paint job. Keeping your car's paint job looking new is easy.
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.
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.
Don't Store Anything on Your Car's Passenger Seat
Your car will sense the weight on the seat. If you are in an accident, the passenger airbag will deploy. It is expensive to replace airbags. This can make the difference in your insurance company deciding whether or not to total your car or repair it.
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.
Check Fuel Cap Light Keeps Coming On
Tomorrow is the third time I'm bringing my car in. They replaced the gas cap and told me it was fixed. I drive for a bit and it comes on again. I know it is not dangerous, but it is annoying and inconvenient for me to keep bringing it in. It is a 2009 Honda Accord.
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.
Truck Heater Gives Off Bad Smell
I have a 1994 GMC Sierra with new A/C evaporator installed six years ago. The A/C works great with no bad odor. When the heater is turned on, the air has a bad odor. The odor continues (forever) during the winter. What could cause this?
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?
Car Doors Frozen
How do I unfreeze my doors to get them open?
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.
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