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Car in Winter

How to winterize your car in 8 easy steps

By finn on December 15, 2015

Winterizing your car is easier than you might think and can help you avoid the hassle (and cost!) of a breakdown in cold, harsh winter...

Car in Rain

Rain is the Biggest Driving Hazard

By finn on October 13, 2015

According to a 2015 report based on information from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, rain was found to be the number...

Flat Tire

True or False: You Can Drive on a Flat Tire

By finn on September 28, 2015

This is the type of true or false question you’d like to know the answer to without ever having to find out for yourself through...

Used Car

3 Hot Tips for Buying a Used Car

By finn on September 24, 2015

Deciding to purchase a used car can be a rewarding experience. With a little research, you can get the car that’s right for you at a...


True or False: Low tire pressure impacts fuel efficiency

By finn on August 18, 2015

Assuming you’re like most people, you have a laundry list of tasks and errands to do each week. Also, like most people, checking the...

Gas Fillup

True or False: Your car needs higher octane gas

By finn on June 18, 2015

Ever wonder when you pull up to the pump if you should be paying for premium gasoline instead of your usual regular? Especially when gas...

New Car

What to consider when buying a car

By finn on May 05, 2015

Buying a car—either new or used—can be an overwhelming task. But with a little research and preparation, you can make a decision and drive home...

Oil change

The 3,000-mile oil change myth

By finn on April 28, 2015

Still changing your car’s oil every 3,000 miles? You might want to think again.

According to oil experts and car manufacturers less...

Car in Snow

How to avoid potential car issues in winter

By finn on November 18, 2014

As winter approaches, you need to make sure your car is ready for the change in weather and temperature. If you live in a snow laden...

Blue Ford Escape speeding down the road, with greenery blurred in the background.

How long does a battery last in a Ford Escape hybrid?

Q: I'm interested in buying a 2006 Ford Escape hybrid. It has 120K miles. What should I check more closely, since it's a hybrid? How often...