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Tips/Advice

Tips/Advice


Dodge Dart Belly Flop . . . Canary in the Coal Mine for Chrysler?

Will Fiat pull the plug on Chrysler? Just the other day, it was announced that sales of the Dodge Dart - one of the first post-bankruptcy new-design Chrysler products - are down...

Don’t Ever Do This….

Owner's manuals are like "Moby Dick" - we might have a copy someplace, but few of us ever made it through the whole thing. For those who didn't, here's a short...

An App Instead of a Key?

Some things makes sense. Other things are just expensive. Others are merely creepy. Let's start with the first.  Does it make sense to do away with car keys entirely? Physical keys, I mean? Metal keys...

Dealer Douchebaggery

It really can happen to anyone - even someone who is pretty hip when it comes to cars. Hell, it recently happened to me! About six weeks ago (the date's importance...

Avoiding Underhood Quackery

Cows walk willingly up the ramp to get that knock on the head. It is wise not to follow their example when it comes to getting your car fixed. And - it's...

Oversold New Car Features

There isn't a new car on the market that hasn't already got all the basics covered. And then some. It's hard to find a new car - any new car - that isn't...

Five Things to Consider Before You Buy a New Car

Never buy a car on looks alone. A sexy shell may hide a rough ride - or seats that make your back ache after 15 minutes of driving. Just as you'd (hopefully) take...

Know Your Tire

The invention of the wheel was a pretty big deal - rolling stuff being a lot easier than carrying (or pushing or dragging) it. The invention of tires was the next great...

Trading Down

A reader asked about "trading down" - lowering their car-related expenses (especially repair and maintenance expenses) by trading in their current vehicle (a luxury-brand vehicle) and rather than digging themselves a new...

It’s Not Just Gas That’s Getting Unaffordable

I got a bit of a shock today when I made the run into town to buy some oil for one of my vehicles. I use synthetic, usually Mobil 1 or...
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