How Often Should You Change Your Spark Plugs?

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In vehicles, just like in other mechanical components, it is the small details that matter. Tiny objects, such as spark plugs, determine the smooth-running, or otherwise, of your vehicle’s engine. It is, therefore, imperative that you change your spark plugs at regular intervals.

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History of Power Steering

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If you drive a modern car, most probably is equipped with a power steering rack. But, have you ever wondered what it would feel like to turn the direction of your wheels using a manual steering rack?

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Custom Paint Job Ideas for your Car

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Majority of vehicles on the road spot their original manufacturer’s paint. This is mostly a color from only a handful of paint selections out of hundreds of hues — most of which are boring.

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Why is my Car Pulling to One Side?

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While it is natural for cars to slightly pull to one side while driving, often it is a sign of mechanical problems in your car. And for this, you should not ignore this erratic behavior.

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5 Steps: What to Do When Your Car Dies While You’re Driving

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Most motorists cause fatal accidents due to panicking while driving. One situation that is sure to elicit a degree of panic is when your car dies while driving. In this article, we look at what you should do when your car shuts off as you drive. But first, let’s look at what causes your car to shut off.

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Signs Of Car Frame Damage

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Car Frame damage often goes unnoticed by most car owners until it causes serious consequences. However, it is easy to tell if you have a damaged frame if you pay close attention to how your car is behaving while driving.

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Lifetime Wheel Alignment: Is It Worth it?

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Over the cause of years, you are likely to come across numerous lifetime wheel alignment services near you. They are cheap and allow you to keep your car in check. While rightly so, some car owners deem them unnecessary partially due to bad experience from quack wheel alignment providers.

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Is Buying A Car With 100K Miles A Bad Idea?

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Deciding whether to buy a new car or that with 100K miles can be a daunting task. Most people will opt to buy a new car just because of pressure from those around them. The result? They end up in debt.

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How to Program a Ford Key Fob

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So, you’ve finally got hold of a spare Ford key fob but don’t know how to program it. Well, you are in the right place. This article will provide a definitive guide to program a key fob and a Ford intelligent access key. So, without further ado, let’s get started!

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How Often Should You Change Your Car Tires?

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When should I change my car tires? How often? These are some of the questions that most car owners find daunting to answer. Fortunately, there’s no one answer to the question. Why? Because several factors come into play. Let’s look at them.

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10 Symptoms of a Failing Alternator

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Alternators are crucial when it comes to the overall functionality of a car. In fact, without an alternator, you wouldn’t be able to start a car. Like other components of your car, it is susceptible to damage after long use or in case of accidents.

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How to Program a Chevy Key Fob

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The days of simple keys are gone, meaning that your Chevy can rely on modern wireless key fobs alone. Wireless key fobs are far more secure and more difficult to copy than traditional keys. It is also possible to program Chevy’s keyless access system to do more than open and lock the doors.

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Can I Replace a Car Key With Only the VIN Number?

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Disaster strikes, and you drop your single set of car keys down a drain grate — lost forever. You have no other keys to make copies from, and the question then hits , “Can you get a key replacement made from the VIN on your car?”

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Signs Of A Clogged Fuel Filter

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Your vehicle has a fuel filter to ensure that the fuel going to the engine from the tank is free from dirt and other debris. The cleaner this filter, the better your vehicle will run. Everyone gets a clogged fuel filter, and you need to recognize the signs of when this happens.

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