Things To Consider With Obtaining An Oversized Vehicle Permit

Automotive Blog

If you make a living driving a truck, it is super important to know the rules and regulations that are going to keep you safe but also keep you from getting citations. This list is not going to be an all-inclusive list of what you should know when obtaining an oversized vehicle permit but rather give you a few good ideas to keep in mind. It is going to be very important that you review your truck route and understand the different laws of the different states that you travel through.

28 February 2017

Wheel Alignment 101: 3 Easy Tricks That Might Fix Your Alignment

Automotive Blog

The alignment of your tires is vitally important to your vehicle. Improper wheel alignment can lead to a wide variety of problems, including poor steering and bad fuel performance. Aside from causing issues, it can also be dangerous if your alignment is severely off. If you notice that your car is pulling to one side, you might have an alignment issue. Luckily, you can sometimes resolve these issues with these three quick tricks:

21 February 2017

Why Aluminum Is An Excellent Automotive Material

Automotive Blog

When it comes time to purchase a vehicle, whether you are going with something new or used, you will have a lot of different options to choose from in terms of the material that your vehicle is made from. One of the best materials to be utilized with automobiles is aluminum, which is an excellent choice for many different reasons. Thus, if you are trying to decide whether to purchase a car with or without aluminum parts, make sure you consider all of the many benefits of aluminum before you make your decision.

9 January 2017

Driving Emergency Preparation: 4 Reasons Emergency Blankets Are An Emergency Item For All Seasons


They may look like an ordinary item in the camping aisle of your local sporting goods store, but emergency blankets could easily be a lifesaver if you get caught in a sticky situation as a driver. These small blankets, which fold away into a tiny square you could easily stick in your glove box, pocket, or purse, are a must-have for many emergency situations you may run into as a driver.

6 January 2017

3 Ways To Save Money On A Horse Trailer

Automotive Blog

As a horse owner, you might not have the need for a horse trailer too often. However, if you want to take your horse to a horse show or if you'd like to go on a trail ride that is away from your stable, then you will need one. Many horse owners do not purchase trailers because of the cost, but luckily, there are a few ways to save money. These are a few options for buying a horse trailer for less.

31 December 2016

Winter Care Tips For Your Windshield

Automotive Blog

Many parts of your car will require some attention for optimal performance. Your windshield is one of them. And it has such an important job to do—providing you with excellent visibility and protecting you from the elements, while keeping you safe in case of a collision. Here are some ways that you can protect your windshield to make sure that it does its job. First: Repair Any Existing Cracks The first thing to do is a visual inspection to make sure that there are no existing cracks on your windshield.

29 December 2016

Signs You Need To Replace Your Alternator

Automotive Blog

Your car's alternator is an integral part of your vehicle. An alternator charges your car battery while you are driving to ensure that the battery doesn't die, and as such, a malfunctioning or broken alternator can pose a number of serious problems. Thankfully, there are a number of signs you can look out for to determine when you need to take your car in to a mechanic to have the alternator looked at.

15 December 2016

Signs That Your Tires Should Be Replaced

Automotive Blog

There are multiple reasons that you may need new tires for your car or truck. The tires could be worn out due to weather exposure, age, or the abrasiveness of rugged surfaces. Regardless of the reason that a tire needs to be replaced, it is important to replace it in a timely manner to avoid safety issues as you drive. Here are a few signs that your tires need to be replaced, so you can purchase new ones when needed:

12 December 2016

Are You Looking To Get A Great Price On A New Car? Keep These Car Buying Tips In Mind

Automotive Blog

Not everyone pays the same price for the same exact vehicle. Some people pay more than they should and others get a great deal. The difference is knowing how to negotiate, what a fair price for the car is, and when to buy. If you are in the market for a new car, here are a few tips that will help you to get the best available price for that car.

12 December 2016

Decorating Your Home With Objects From The Auto Salvage Yard

Automotive Blog

Each day age or accidents put motor vehicles out of commission. Many of the vehicles that consumers no longer want to drive end up in auto salvage yards. These salvage yards can provide you with a plethora of materials to help you express your love for autos through your home decor. Here are three simple home decor projects you can complete using objects purchased from your local auto salvage yard.

12 December 2016