4 February 2015
If you are looking for the perfect gift for a teenager who has just purchased their first, new-to-them car, then you can easily make a roadside safety gift basket. Step 1: The Basket You will need to purchase a large basket for this project. People often donate large baskets to thrift stores because the baskets are bulky to store. This is a wonderful place to find an inexpensive basket. If you cannot find a large basket, then you can purchase an inexpensive plastic crate.
29 January 2015
In the wintertime, it is important to take a few extra steps in car maintenance procedures to make sure your car is running its best. Cold weather can cause a bunch of troubles for cars, so taking the time to check over parts that can be affected by cooler temperatures can make the difference between a trip to your car mechanic or smooth driving. Here are some tips for you to use to keep your car maintained during the colder season.
23 January 2015
Rust inhibitor spray has always been an auto accessory. Applied either in the factory before the cars are sold or after the sale of a car, it prevents rust and seals the underside of the car's doors and tire wells. However, there are many more uses for rust inhibitor spray, some of which you probably never considered before now. Bicycle Protection If you commute to work by bicycle or you are a cycling enthusiast, then you know that your bike gets battered by rainstorms.
19 January 2015
If you have decided you would like to purchase a motorcycle, you will need to evaluate a few things in advance to be able to get the best bike to suit your specific needs. You want to make sure you get a bike that will perform to your standards for a cost you can afford. Here are some tips to use when deciding which type of bike you want to buy for yourself.
15 January 2015
Have you just been involved in a car accident? If so, you have likely experienced some damages to the body of your vehicle. Before you go out and have these damages fixed, you will want to know which step to take when it comes to using your insurance coverage or paying out of pocket. You may not know, but using your insurance coverage to pay for the repairs can potentially cost you in the long run, as filing a claim to cover costly auto body repairs can spike your insurance premium.
12 January 2015
Genuine name-brand parts from a manufacturer, often called original equipment manufacturer or OEM parts, are often more expensive than off-brand parts. They may even need to be purchased or ordered from your dealer, whereas off-brand parts are readily available at auto supply stores. Since they are more expensive and may be more difficult to get, why should you invest in these parts when making repairs to your car? There are many good reasons why these parts are worth the investment; consider just three of them here.
7 January 2015
If you're a new trucker, still getting used to being out on the open road by yourself, you know that keeping an eye on how everything in the truck is working is essential both for safety and for your own peace of mind. No matter how much training you have, finally driving a semi truck can still be nerve-wracking, and knowing that your truck is running well can keep you calm.
5 January 2015
Whether you're stuck in a snow bank, on the side of the road with a blown tire or in a parking lot with a dead battery, a tow truck driver from a company like Exit 48-24 Hour Repair is always there to get you out of a jam. As a result, many appreciative drivers feel obligated to give their drivers a tip for their troubles. But before you tip your tow truck driver, you might want to find out if it's necessary at all.