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What is the Most Expensive State for Car Owners?
U.S. States with the highest auto repair, insurance & gas prices.
P0804 OBD-II Trouble Code: Upshift (Skip Shift) Lamp Control Circuit Malfunction
What What the P0804 code means Your vehicle’s powertrain control module (PCM) has detected a malfunction in the one through four skip shift solenoid lamp control circuit. The one through four skip shift solenoid control circuit is also known as...
Which States Have the Strictest Driving Laws?
It’s It’s difficult to overstate the massive effect that the invention of the motor vehicle has had on humanity. It has made travel inordinately quicker and easier for people, allowing us to make journeys that would have been far more...
The Best Used Cars to Buy If You Live in a City
Living Living and driving in the city means you’re faced with parking constraints, narrow streets, and the constant stop and go of traffic. With all of that said when you’re ready to purchase a used vehicle these are all things...
Which States Have the Most Car Trouble?
Accidents, dead batteries & engine failures across the U.S.
The Top Seasonal Car Repairs
Cars Cars are complex machines. The performance of your car can be affected by many factors, from the age of the car and its various parts, to how it is driven. Because of all the factors affecting your car and...
America’s Car Theft Problem
We explored the auto theft rates of each US state, city & holiday that correlates with the highest auto theft rate. Here are the surprising results.
All About Bodily Injury Liability Insurance
Bodily injury liability insurance helps if you get in a car crash that causes injury or death. Most states require you to buy bodily injury insurance.
5 Car Dashboard Warning Lights You Cannot Ignore
All cars come with 5 warning lights that should always be taken seriously.
How to Find the Best Car Loan Rate
Usually, you won’t have the full payment on hand when the time comes to buy a car. Car loans exist to help you purchase a vehicle through funds borrowed through a lending facility or bank. You can get a car...
What is a Compression Test?
A compression test will reveal the state of your engine’s parts, and can potentially save you money on buying a replacement engine.
The Difference Between Power Brake Booster & Vacuum Brake Booster
A power brake booster, or hydro-boost power brake system, uses hydraulics while a vacuum brake booster uses a vacuum to stop your vehicle.
Top 5 Winter Car Repairs
As the temperature drops, several car repairs become more common and demand attention. Check these vehicle components to make sure they’re working.
A Guide to Rideshare Insurance
As a rideshare driver, you need special insurance to cover what rideshare companies don’t. Here’s how to purchase it and file a claim.
P0304 OBD-II Trouble Code: Cylinder 4 Misfire Detected
P0304 code definition P0304 is a diagnostic trouble code seen when a misfire is detected in cylinder 4. This code may...
How We Utilize Castrol’s Motor Oil
Regular Regular oil changes using a high-quality motor oil in your car is crucial for optimal engine function and vehicle performance. The moving parts within an engine rub against each other and produce heat from the friction. Oil lubricates and...
7 Most Recycled Car Parts
Be a responsible car owner by recycling old car parts and even entire vehicles when they are out of service.
How to Test a Power Brake Booster
If your brakes start to feel spongy, the root cause may be the power brake booster. Test your power brake booster to see if it needs replacement.
5 Essential Things to Know About Self-Driving Cars
While While once relegated to science fiction novels or films, self-driving cars are now actually a thing. Find out what you need to know about the cars of the future so you can be ready when, and if, they hit...
Understanding Electric Car Batteries
Know how your electric vehicle's battery works to maximize its life and efficiency — and whether replacement is covered by manufacturer warranty.
Understanding Self-Driving Car Technology
Learn how self-driving cars — also known as autonomous cars — work, why they are happening now, and how they can impact the future of transportation.
How to Choose the Right Brake Pads
Choosing the right brake pads for your car depends on when they’re replaced, what material they're made of, and whether they’re reliably sourced.
Top 3 Reasons Engine Oil Gets in the Air Filter
Engine oil should never be in the air filter. Depending on how it got there, minor or major repairs may be needed.
How to Clean Your Catalytic Converter
Before looking into a catalytic converter cleaner, check it for clogging, internal part damage, and poor fuel economy.
5 Best Pressure Washers for Cleaning your Car
Pressure washing your car with any of these 5 products gives you a fast, clean, and inexpensive car wash every time.