These days, it seems like everything comes with a catch. When it comes to driving, though, there are a few things you can do that both save you money and help the environment. Win, win! Here are just a few easy habits you can implement. Don’t idle. When pulling over for a call or waiting … Continue reading Why Your Driving Habits Matter
We automatically feel safer when we’re driving a car with an air bag. The bags deploy hard and fast enough to prevent us from being thrust through car windows upon impact with another car. Nowadays, it’s hard to imagine driving around without air bags! What we rarely think about, however, is the potential damage that … Continue reading 5 Most Common Injuries from a Vehicle’s Air Bags
North Carolina’s Department of Transportation is loosening the reins a little. The General Assembly made good use of the most recent session and passed House Bill (HB 585) that no longer requires every car to have a yearly emissions inspection. Starting on April 1, 2015, new vehicle models that are 1-3 years old (the current … Continue reading It’s No Trick: Starting April 1 You Might Not Need a NC Emissions Test
You use these almost every day. They actually play a huge part in your safety and well being! Without them, you wouldn’t get very far at all. What are we referring to? It’s your car’s tires. Tires may seem to be simple enough, they’re just round and made of rubber right? Most people don’t give … Continue reading 10 Cool & Interesting Facts About Tire History
Are you absolutely sure that you’re putting the right type of gasoline into your vehicle? If you are using the wrong type of gas in your car, you can do some serious damage over time! High performance vehicles require a higher grade of fuel to keep them running right. The engines on these vehicles get … Continue reading Are You Putting the Wrong Gasoline in Your Car?
Every driver should know how to safely change a tire, but if this is something you haven’t mastered yet don’t worry! We’ll let you use this cheat sheet with eight easy steps instructing you on how to change a tire. Print out these instructions and keep them in your glove box should you ever need … Continue reading 8 Easy Steps to Change a Tire