Archive for September, 2016

What Is Your Most Used Repair Item in Your Garage?

Written by cartalk on . Posted in Constant tension hose clamp, Military clamps

Hose clamps

The solution was simple.
The clean up, however, was not.
After spending most of the weekend cleaning up the water damage from the washing machine leak, it was both frustrating and a relief to find out that the solution was nothing more than an adjustable hose clamp. Although the water mess took hours of work by both you and your husband, the repair only cost a few dollars and took less than an hour. Once you discovered that the adjustable hose clamp had broken and caused the leak, your husband simply went to the garage and found the part that he needed for the repair. In fa

The Top 5 Most Expensive Muscle Mustangs Ever Sold at Auction

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Mustang gt performance parts

Muscle Mustangs have been a hit with automobile enthusiasts ever since they were first created. While Ford performance parts have improved since then, that doesn’t mean the older cars are any less coveted by Mustang lovers around the world.
In fact, many of these souped up muscle Mustangs are actually sold at auctions every year. However, not all Mustangs are created equal. Here are a few of the most expensive Mustangs ever sold at auction.
1965 Supercharged Shelby GT350
It’s no question that Ford’s Shelby Cobra was one of the most popular cars ever made. However, this particular car was popular enough to rake in $528,000 at a 2007 auction. What mad

Take Care of Your Car and It Will Take Care of You

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Maintenance services

In America today, we have built our lives around our cars. We rely on them for so many things and in so many facets of our lives. We need them to get to work. On virtually every application you fill out for a job theses days you’re asked if you have a car or reliable transportation. Unless you live in a major city like New York or Chicago, having a car to get to your job is a necessity.

We also need our cars for many other reasons besides work. We need them to shop for our food and other necessities. We need them to visit family and friends. We need them to travel to entertainment destinations. In short, we need our cars every day, and when we neglect them, it can cost us dearly. When we don’t give our cars the attention they deserve, they can not only cost us, but they cost the economy as a whole. Ever

Want to Put a Vinyl Wrap on Your Vehicle? Here’s How You Can Do It Yourself

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Truck wraps okc

Do you want a new look for your car, truck or boat? You may want to consider a vinyl wrap. You can either have this done by professionals for anywhere between $1,500 and $3,000 or you can do it yourself. Truck wraps, car wraps and even boat wraps are available and give you an easier way to change the look of your vehicle and then change it back when you are tired of the look. Maybe that camo wrap you picked out looked great in the fall but now that its spring, you want a different look.

If you are trying to advertise a product, wrapping cars and trucks can be a more effective way to go than what can be produced by even the best sign company. Banner

New to Fifth Wheel Camper Ownership? Have a Better Time with These 5 Tips

Written by cartalk on . Posted in Airstream interstate for sale, Used camper trailers

Campers

People all across the United States love their Fifth Wheel Campers. If you are new to owning one, operating it may be a challenge. There are different kinds of ways to get used to using your Jayco Eagle Premier fifth wheel camper. Here are some tips to get you started.

  1. Practice driving your fifth wheel camper. Driving a Jayco Eagle Premier fifth wheel camper is not like driving other kinds of vehicles and takes some getting used to, that is ok. You are not expected to know how to drive it perfectly at first. This is why you should spend some time practicing this skill before you take your fami

Handy Tips For Buying A New Or Used Vehicle

Written by cartalk on . Posted in Auto dealer, Kia dealer, Trucks for sale in okc

Chevy dealer

Are you looking for a new car? Maybe you are looking to buy for the first time or perhaps you are finally going to trade in your older vehicle for something that suits you better. Whatever situation you might be in, your local Toyota dealer can help. Here are a few things to remember when you start to meet with auto dealers in your area to look for new or used cars:

1. Price Range - If you are in the market for a new or used vehicle, then you have likely thought about your price range. The most commonly searched price range for a used vehicle is under $5,000, with newer vehicles of course being much more. Having a set price range before you meet with Continue Reading No Comments

Truck Driving Careers Are as Varied as the Cargo the Trucks Carry

Written by cartalk on . Posted in Ltl shipping, Specialized trucking service jobs, Truck driver requirements

Ltl freight carrier

The marching band was having a spectacular season. Traveling within 50 to 100 miles of their school, the high school musicians had placed first or second in all of the regular season competitions. Following tis weekend’s high school state competition, however, the band will take their show several hundred miles from home. Traveling to California for a college bowl game performance was going to a great way to end their best season in years. And while the traveling plans for the musicians were a bit complicated, getting enough plane tickets for the large group ended up being pretty easy. What was not easy, however, was the details about getting all of the instruments, uniforms, and marching band show props across the country.
Fortunately, the band booster parent group was able to find a company that prov

How Car Breathalyzers And Ignition Interlocks Are Curbing Drunk Driving In America

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Breathalyzer az

Drunk driving is an epidemic still sweeping the United States as we know it. It causes significant property damage, puts people at risk and even negatively impacts economic growth. As such, car breathalyzer prices are being heavily analyzed as to encourage more around-the-clock attention concerning potential drunk drivers — from ignition interlocks to more discreet breathalyzer, a little goes a long way in keeping the general population safe. They function by discouraging repeat offenders, the vast majority of drunk drivers, and keeping other drivers safe on the road through preventative action.

What Is A DUI?

Short for ‘driving under the influence’, a DUI is a conviction given when a driver is arrested for operating a vehicle while drunk or under the influence of debilitating sub

How Often Should I Take My Car To The Auto Repair Shop?

Written by cartalk on . Posted in Auto repair services, Goodyear puyallup, Tire and auto repair company

Tires and auto repair

When’s the last time you visited your neighborhood’s friendly auto mechanic? If you’re scratching your head and thinking about it, that may be a sign you’re overdue for auto repair services. Vehicle negligence is one of the most discussed about issues facing modern Americans today, affecting everything from budgets to even personal safety if not routinely checked on. There are a host of different problems that can crop up under your nose when you least expect it, causing you to need new car tires or an oil change to maintain your car’s day-to-day safety. If you’re not sure about the consequences of vehicle negligence or could use a refresher course on what you should keep in mind, look no further than