Choosing a hardy vehicle

Two Steps to Take to Prepare for a Car Breakdown

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No matter how fastidious you are about vehicle maintenance, you will probably have to deal with a car breakdown at some point. Here are two steps that you can take to ensure that you are fully prepared for this situation. Keep emergency supplies in your car boot at all times Breakdowns rarely occur in safe locations at convenient times. As such, it’s crucial to make sure that you have the supplies you need to stay safe until your roadside assistance service reaches you.…

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How Familiarity with Your Vehicle Can Go a Long Way

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Do you have a pet name for your car? Some people have such an affinity with their automobile that they actually name it, as if it were a pet. This familiarity does have its advantages, however. You will be so used to the way that your car behaves and the noises that it makes in certain circumstances, that you automatically know if something is wrong. So, if you have detected some unusual noises coming from the engine compartment, what could these mean and what should you do?…

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Why You May Be to Blame for Spending so Much on Your Braking System

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Every now and again, certain part of your car will wear out and you’ll need to head off to your friendly mechanic to put things right. However, sometimes you may feel as if you know your mechanic far too well, as you are visiting him or her on a regular basis. In particular, this may seem to be the case when it comes to your brakes. If so, what could you be doing wrong to cause these increasingly frequent visits to the shop?…

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