Choosing Your Car Color


When you choose the color of your car, you need to consider more than your personal preferences. Certain colors actually affect your car's resale value. In addition, your vehicle's color projects your personality to the world. When it comes to your motor vehicle, you need to choose wisely or prepare to have it repainted.  Resale Value Choosing an unpopular vehicle color can cost you hundreds or even thousands of dollars in resale value.

10 August 2015

How Your Nose Can Diagnose Your Car Troubles


When driving your car, you may begin to notice a strange smell that makes your trip unpleasant. Not only will you want to identify the cause of the smell to make your trip more enjoyable, but the smell may also indicate that there is something wrong with your car. Burning If you notice a burning smell, this might be the result of an electrical wire shorting out. The burning smell comes from the plastic around the wire or the fuse melting.

23 June 2015

Things You Should Know When Handing over a Car to an Employee


Many times, employees are required to drive other locations outside of the office. Whether it is to meet a client or attend a meeting, the use of a vehicle is needed. When an employee uses their own vehicle for work related tasks, it can be very risky and expensive for the employer. This is why a lot of companies will provide vehicles specifically for their employees to use. This allows the company to have more control over how the vehicle is used and make sure that the vehicle is well cared for.

3 June 2015

A Crash Is Imminent: Hot To Survive


Sometimes, a car accident is inevitable and you will need to do whatever possible to minimize the injuries you might sustain. You will need to think quickly to avoid making a bad situation even worse. Also, you will need to take proactive steps to avoid an accident. Adjust Your Headrest Make sure that your headrest is level with the top of your head. Otherwise, during a car accident, your head will go up and over the headrest, which will increase the risk of a neck injury.

9 April 2015

What Not To Do When Preparing To Paint Your Car


When you decide that you car is in need of a new paint job, you decide that you want to do the work of repainting it yourself. However, before you jump right in and start trying to strip the existing paint off of your car, get to know some of the things that you should not do when you are preparing to repaint your car yourself. This way, you will avoid some of the common mistakes and pitfalls that many car owners makes when trying to repaint their cars at home.

30 March 2015

How to Repair a Crack in Your Windshield


If you were recently in a small fender bender, you might notice little areas of damage on your vehicle. A common source of damage is having a crack or chip on you windshield. These small cracks need to be repaired if they are on your windshield, since they can obstruct your field of vision. Here is more information about repairing them on your own. Determine if You Can Repair it

27 March 2015

Three Fender Benders You Can Fix At Home


You've just gotten into a minor collision or damaged your car in some way and now you're worried about your repair bills. Before you start stressing out, exit your car and assess the extent of the damage. If it is nothing major, you may be able to skip the body shop altogether and just do the repairs at home on your own time. Knowing what you can and can't fix at home is rather tricky.

26 February 2015

How To Help Your Car Recover From An Accident


You and your car have been through a lot.  Together you've listened to hours of good music and taken some unforgettable road trips.  However, along the way, the two of you may have been involved in a traffic collision.  After getting in an automobile accident, you should stay hydrated, rest, see a doctor, and ice your injuries.  But, what about your car?  It's only natural for you to want your car to get the care it needs.

24 February 2015

Tips For Getting Your RV Road Ready


Are you starting to get anxious about taking your RV out onto the road? If so, you need to consider what it is going to take to get it road ready. This is especially important if your RV has not been out on a long trip in a long time. To help you get your RV ready for the road, you might want to consider the following tips. Look For Body Repair Needs

12 February 2015