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Tips in Choosing a Car Seat for Your Child

One of the main things that you will buy for your child is a car seat. Let’s say, from the moment you take your infant home from the hospital until she will be able to fit into a regular adult seat, she’ll be needing her own car seat. Buying the expensive one does not mean […]

Do New Cars Need to Have An Auto Service Contract?

When you bought a new car, there is a big chance that you will be offered a service contract. But what exactly is a service contract and how it differs from a warranty? Service contracts and warranties are almost the same as both of them serve the element of maintenance or repair for a specific […]

Is An Extended Auto Warranty Worth It?

If you are a car owner, you probably have heard of the term “extended auto warranty.” But what exactly is an extended auto warranty? An extended warranty, also called a service agreement, a service contract, or a vehicle service plan, is a prolonged warranty or vehicle health insurance offered to consumers in addition to the […]

Is It Important to Keep a Repair or Maintenance Log for Your Vehicle?

Keeping a repair or maintenance log for your vehicle Having maintenance of your vehicle is vital when it comes to keeping your car in excellent running condition. Not to mention, the log will help you to take care of small problems before they turn into big ones, and in the long run, this practice will […]

What Are the Top 10 Causes of Vehicle Fires? (Part 3)

When you watch TV shows and movies, a scene where the vehicle catches fire is scary. Do vehicle really explode? As we often see on these films, cars just blow up without warning. But if you have been following my posts, you would know that there are several factors that can start a fire. It’s […]

What Are the Top 10 Causes of Vehicle Fires? (Part 2)

In What Are the Top 10 Causes of Vehicle Fires? (Part 1), I discussed the possible dangers of design flaws, poor maintenance, more. There are other factors that contribute to vehicle fires. Once your car is engulfed in fire, there’s nothing you can do. You can’t just risk your life to save your car from […]

What Are the Top 10 Causes of Vehicle Fires? (Part 1)

Car fires don’t just start randomly! In 5 Safety Tips to Remember During a Car Fire, I taught you how to be safe in case of a vehicle fire. This time around, I will focus on the different factors that contribute to vehicle fires. As I have mentioned earlier, fires don’t just ignite. In fact, […]

How to Find a Good Auto Mechanic?

When you need to do car repairs, what are the factors that affect your decision? Moreover, where do you look for dependable car repair shops? Most importantly, how do you find a good auto mechanic? In this post, I will talk about the various factors that you should consider when making a car repair decision. […]

Safety Tips to Follow When You Getting Your Car Repaired

In Car Repair Scams You Should Know About, I made you aware of the various repair scams proliferating around. For this post, I will inform you about some tips if ever you get your car repaired. Precautionary tips to follow: Always ask for a written estimate before starting any repairs. When the repair is estimated to […]

Car Repair Scams You Should Know About (Part 2)

In Car Repair Scams You Should Know About (Part 1), I have already discussed 3 of the most common repair scams. For this post, I will explain to you 3 more schemes that you should be aware of. As car technologies evolve, scammers also adapt with the changing times. Read the car repair schemes mentioned […]