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Advanced Driver Assist Systems: What To Know

Advanced Driver Assist Systems: What To Know

If you’ve driven a newer vehicle in the last several years, you’ve interacted with Advanced Driver Assist Systems (ADAS). You’ve probably looked at a reverse camera, turned on radar-controlled cruise control, or been alerted to drifting out of a lane. With a dizzying...
Paradise By Your Dashboard Lights

Paradise By Your Dashboard Lights

We already miss Meatloaf. But what you shouldn’t miss is what all those little lights and symbols on your dashboard mean. Sure, most of us know our Seatbelt light or our Low Fuel light. But maybe we don’t know what our Traction Control light looks like, or even what...
Road Salt and Your Vehicle: What You Need To Know.

Road Salt and Your Vehicle: What You Need To Know.

From the 1950s up until about 10 years ago, simple snow plowing and applying solid rock salt to roads was the preferred method of dealing with wintry driving conditions. But in the last decade, many communities have decided to switch to the cheaper, easier, more...
Making A Winter Car Emergency Kit

Making A Winter Car Emergency Kit

Having an emergency kit for your car is a good idea in all seasons. For cold-weather drivers, though, having a winter car emergency kit is especially important. So making sure you’ve got the right items in your kit is a must. We’re here to help. First off a box or...
Car Dings and How to Avoid Them

Car Dings and How to Avoid Them

Of all of the pet peeves that drivers deal with, one of the biggest is door dings. The little dents and scratches that occur (usually in parking lots) when you’re not around. And while they seem like small inconveniences, they can lead to expensive repairs down the...
Bird Poop and Your Car

Bird Poop and Your Car

We’re talking about bird poop! While it may seem funny at first, bird droppings on your paint and windshield are no joke. So we’re here to let you know why it’s bad, the best ways to get rid of it, and what to do if you have damage. GROSS AND HARMFUL   Without getting...