Archive for April, 2015
It’s a lot easier to make some purchases than others. For example, ordering your favorite drink at Starbucks isn’t that big of a deal, however, no one wants a lemon in terms of buying used cars. Therefore, knowing what to look for when purchasing a used car can make the entire process that much easier.
First, it never hurts to ask an auto tech or your mechanic for their advice on the most reliable and safest used cars. There are several questions to ask a mechanic that help you determine what kinds of vehicles would be best for your needs. Don’t be afraid to ask
If there’s one part of any trip that tends to be the most stressful, it’s the traveling part. Coach bus transportation is quickly becoming one of the most popular ways for groups to travel, simply because the ease of bus travel is unsurpassed by any other transportation options today.
Here are just a few more tips to help you plan for your next bus trip:
- Make sure to arrive at the meeting spot well in advance before the scheduled departure time. If your entire group is boarding the bus at the same time, or even if your group is being picked up at multiple locations, it’s important to make sure that everyone is on time to ensure that your d
Mercedes Benz makes some of the finest cars in the world. For more than 100 years, Mercedes Benz has consistently led the way in luxury cars. The men and women who have been privileged enough to be Mercedes Benz owners know just how precious these cars are. Mercedes Benz parts alone are made with a precision that only the finest engineering the world has to offer can provide. Owning a Mercedes Benz means much more than going from point A to point B.
With a Mercedes, you can go to point Z.
For the lucky Mercedes Benz owners out there, there are a few things you can do to prevent damage to your car and to bring your car to its fullest potential. Here are three pieces of
Did you know that Chevy has been mentioned more than 1,000 hit songs. For Jay Z to Mariah Carey to Kid Rock, Chevy has been lauded by many top names. Would you brag about visiting your local used subaru dealers or taking a stroll through new chevy dealers? Probably not. And perhaps that is part of the problem. Celebrityhood is all about celebrating the unexpected.
A Chevrolet is sold every 6.5 seconds. We noncelebrities celebrate the unusual. However, famous people have the gall to champion the obvious, mundane and downright normal. Think of albums like American Idiot by Greenday. While we were all banging our heads against walls, trying to come up with something unique and one-of-a-kind, Greenday was producing an album that
Car maintenance is tough. Forget thinking about transmission repair services and tire blow outs – even simple things like the kinds fluid your car requires can be really complicated. The bureau of labor statistics says that there are more than 700,000 auto mechanics in the United States. That means that if you asked around, you could possiby get 700,000 different prognosis for your ailing car. So what are some no brainer problems you should try to avoid?
Contaminated Brake Fluid
Surveys have shown that about 18% of cars have low or contaminated brake fluid. If you aren’t your car to perform appropriately and stop when you need it to, brake fluid is of the essence.
Contaminated Power Steering Fluid
A long, long time ago before auto transmissions and power
There will be a celebration of the “Empire Builder,” Jim Hill, and the history of the railroad in the northwest on Memorial Day weekend at Heritage Funeral Home.
Bring your own chairs to enjoy musical entertainment at the Cross of Inspiration on Greenwood Memorial Terrace Sun., April 24.
River City Modelers will be putting together a railroad layout, and there will also be displays of railroad memorabilia to peruse. Jim Hill headed the Great Northern Railway, which served the northern Midwest, the Great Plains and the Pacific Northwest. He earned his nickname due to both the size of the region covered by his railroads and the enormous economic influence he had not only in that region, but the entire country.
Railroads aren’t the only mode of transportation that will be featured, either, so
One of the biggest draws of driving hybrid vehicles is the impressive fuel economy that they offer. In fact, the most efficient gasoline-powered vehicle ever, the 2000 Honda Insight, has a highway rating of 61 mpg and combined city/highway rating of 53 mpg. So what is it about hybrids that gets such good fuel economy? Here’s what you need to know.
Why hybrid fuel economy is so good.
There are actually two different batteries in hybrid cars. One of them is the traditional 12 volt lead acid battery that powers traditional internal combustion engine vehicles. The other is the Continue Reading No Comments