What Do I Need to Know When Renting A Car?

What Do I Need to Know When Renting A Car?

Renting a car isn’t rocket science. Rental car companies are located all over the world! Each place has different policies in place for renting a vehicle.  There are a few things you must know before renting a vehicle in the US. You have to be at least 18 years of age with a valid driver’s license, car insurance with full coverage, a good driving record, […]

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How Do I Prepare Car For Winter – 8 Tips

How Do I Prepare Car For Winter – 8 Tips

What do I need to get my vehicle ready for winter? I recommend doing these things in preparation for the winter weather, because it will help to prevent problems and breakdowns.   What I usually do before winter, is I have someone check my cooling system. Radiator, hoses, water pump, heater core, coolant tank and flush the system. Mechanics can pressure test the radiator to check […]

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Car Battery – For GM and Others

Car Battery – For GM and Others

Car and Truck Battery Vehicle batteries come in many different sizes and shapes.  The two different ones I’ll be talking about today are the Top Mount and the Side Mount battery and also the DUAL Mount batteries.  (There are also Gel batteries like Optima and Deep Cycle batteries for Diesel.) The battery is determined by the Year, Make, Model and Engine size of a vehicle […]

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Shocks VS Struts – Front and Rear Suspension

Shocks VS Struts – Front and Rear Suspension

Front Suspension Shock absorbers or “shocks” and struts are part of a vehicles suspension system. It is so the vehicle will absorb the bumps and ride smoother. Newer cars have both struts in the front and shocks in the rear. The struts are located in the front of the vehicle. The shocks are in the rear. Some struts and shocks will have coil springs over […]

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