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Driving Courses for Senior Citizens

09 Jan

Although driving may begin to seem like second nature over the course of our lives, it’s a fact that driving is a skill. There is no instinct or talent involved. It is something that must be taught, and once we have learned how to do it (and hopefully, do it well), we should always be […]

DIY Car Maintenance: How to Clean Car Battery Terminals

12 Dec

If you’ve ever gotten in your car, turned the key to start the ignition and nothing happened, chances are pretty good that it was a battery problem.  Maybe you left the lights on and it drained your battery, or maybe there was something more to it, like dirty, greasy, corroded battery terminals. This problem pops […]

DIY Car Maintenance – How to Change Wiper Blades

14 Nov

When you get behind the wheel of your vehicle, and head out on the road, there is nothing more important than good, clear, unobstructed visibility.  Unfortunately, many drivers forget the one maintenance routine that could lead to disastrous consequences should it be neglected and they encounter weather – your windshield wipers. It’s easy to let […]

DIY Car Maintenance – How to Change a Tire

15 Oct

It’s almost inevitable – sooner or later everyone is bound to have a run in with a flat tire.  It happens so often, it’s almost a driver’s right-of-passage.  You’ll just be driving along, listening to the radio on your way to work, and all of a sudden your car pulls to the side, and you […]

What to Do if You’re Ever in a Collision

17 Sep

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, driving is one of the more risky activities people will take part in during their lives.  Of course, we all do our best to drive safely and responsibly, but in the event of the unexpected, it’s good to be prepared.  Collisions, crashes, accidents – they can be […]

DIY Car Maintenance – How to Change Your Oil Yourself

10 Jul

Learning to change your car’s oil is not only a great way to save money it’s actually much easier than it sounds.  However, when it comes to your automobile’s maintenance and up-keep, safety comes first!  So, whether this is your first solo oil change or you’ve been at it for years, these easy DIY car […]

Must Have Items for Your Roadside Safety Kit

07 Jun

In this age of cell phones and easy accessibility, it’s easy to forget that you still need to carry certain items with you at all times when traveling in your car. You truly never know what can happen, so you need to be as prepared as possible in the event of an emergency – and […]