Archive for April, 2014
One thing that can make the car buying process a lot less stressful is getting a car that you know will be reliable for years to come. A way to make sure your car is a reliable one is to buy your vehicle from a reputable company known for making long lasting cars. Check out your local Chevy dealers and local Subaru dealers for quality cars that you can trust.
By getting a car from a quality company, you know that you will be able to buy a new car or a used car with confidence. A good, solid automobile manufacturer will make cars that will stand the test of time and last you for years to come. This will save you money in replacement costs. It will also save you a lot of money, because if a car is reliable, it will require much less maintenance, spending more time serving you on the road.
Whether you are moving for a new job, relocating to your favorite vacation destination, or just happen to buy a car that is sitting in a lot across the country, transporting your car is a big deal. You want to get it there safely, on time, and hop in your car as soon as it arrives. So, be sure to research car shipping companies to find one that will take all the necessarily safety precautions, and is also known for dependable auto shipping. But, to ensure that you get the best service for your money, it might be best to consult an auto transport broker.
An auto transport broker specializes in shipping and transporting vehicles, both domestically and internationally. In the U.S., trucks and cars are
Drivers operating 15-passenger vans need to have a commercial driver’s license before they can hit the road — true or false? As strange as it sounds, this bit of information is actually false. As long as you’re not transporting any more than 15 passengers (including yourself) in a large passenger bus or van, you won’t need to obtain your CDL. But that doesn’t mean just anyone can drive one of those large machines.
It’s become common knowledge that passenger vans and buses have high rollover rates, and Georgia’ Department of Administrative Services recently released a report detailing all the safety risks inherent in the design of the vehicles that can cause these accidents. Based on that, we’ve put togeth
As frustrating as it is to say aloud, batteries are made to be changed. While it’s not that big a deal when it comes to the pair of AA batteries it takes to power your TV remote, it’s a bit more of an issue to change a car battery, especially a hybrid battery — and it’s about 400 times more expensive. That’s if you peg a pack of Duracells at $10; the cost of batteries for hybrid cars tends to be near $4,000 at the dealership (though they’re typically cheaper through third-party retailers).
Drivers keep purchasing hybrid cars in part because they’re charmed by the advanced fuel economy and higher MPG those particular automobiles can offer. And it’s true. The Toyota Prius, the current best-selling car in Ca
Around the globe, cars yielded about 3.7 billion gallons motor oil they had used in 2009 alone. And using the best motor oil for your car is very important: it keeps parts of the engine well oiled, it helps the engine to start more easily, it staves off corrosion and rust, it alleviates friction, it keeps different parts of the engine from overheating, and helps to limit combustion issues, among other things.
And it is important to know the different motor oil types so that you can determine which is the recommended motor oil for your car. You may want to consult with your local mechanic if you have any questions with regard to this i