making simple car repairs on your own

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making simple car repairs on your own

My husband was nice enough to teach me how to do a lot of things to keep my car running well without having to rely so much on him or our mechanic. This all started when I couldn't get him to change the oil on my car after buying the filter and oil to do it. Weeks had passed and he still hadn't changed my oil, so I went online, looked up a video about how to do it, and got busy doing it myself. An hour later, my oil was changed and he didn't have to do a thing. If you are interested in learning how to do things to your car on your own, my blog is the place to start.

Why You Should Buy Your Truck Parts Online

When you have truck equipment that you need to buy to keep your work vehicle going strong, it's worth it to consider shopping for the parts you need online. While you can still go in-person to retrieve the items you need, you can have a better experience with online shopping if you play your cards right. Here are some reasons why you should consider buying truck parts online. Pay attention to shipping costs when you buy any parts online, as the heft and size of some truck parts can make shipping fees extensive. Read More 

Why You Should Buy Third-Party Roadside Coverage

Many car owners take advantage of the convenience of adding roadside assistance coverage to their auto insurance policy. It's usually a pretty affordable addition, and it's a good thing to have. However, buying roadside assistance coverage through your insurer isn't always the best idea. You should actually purchase roadside assistance service through an independent party instead. Here are a few reasons why it's best to opt for third-party instead of insurance company roadside assistance. Read More 

3 Ways To Save Money Fixing Up Your Car

Owning a vehicle can be expensive. Beyond the purchase price of your vehicle, you also have to pay for upkeep and maintenance on your vehicle as well. When it comes to taking care of your vehicle, there are a few things that you can do to save money. #1 Watch Your Tires Keep a close eye on your tires. Pay attention to the way that your tires wear down. Irregular wear patterns on your vehicle are a sign that something else is wrong. Read More 

Setting Up Your Truck Or SUV For Off Road Travel

Whether you use your truck or SUV for hunting, fishing, camping, or everyday commuting, if you are considering using it to travel off road there are things you can do to help it perform better and ensure you get where you are going and back. Off road or off-highway travel is different than driving on the paved roads. The demands of the vehicle are much higher and if the vehicle is not properly equipped, you may damage the truck or breakdown in the middle of nowhere. Read More 

Involved In An Accident? 4 Tips To Get The Most Out Of Your Auto Body Repair

No one asks to be involved in an accident, but it is an unfortunate thing that happens to be the best of people at some point in their lives. After all, there are millions of people driving on the road every single day, and the majority of them are distracted by one thing or another, making a crash here or there inevitable. Some accidents are minor, while others are more severe. Read More