How Can I Extend The Life of My Tires?

How Can I Extend The Life of My Tires?

Ever had your car checked and been told that you need to replace the tires—long before their mileage is up? There are a number of things that wear down tires prematurely, and you want to avoid them. We asked professionals to share ideas for getting tires to last as...
11 Steps to Fend Off Car Thieves

11 Steps to Fend Off Car Thieves

Did you know that motor vehicle theft costs Americans almost $6 billion every year? Or that in a couple of minutes, an experienced car crook can unlock your vehicle without a key? Yes, the overall rate of car theft has declined over the last few decades, but there’s...
Flat Tire Mistakes

Flat Tire Mistakes

You’re driving down a lane and you hear that dreadful “thump, thump, thump.” As your speed slows, you realize it’s a flat tire. What now? Well, wherever you happen to be and need to be – don’t panic! Changing a flat tire isn’t that difficult as long as you’re avoiding...
Should You Buy Used Tires?

Should You Buy Used Tires?

We get it: when you’re running low on funds, and your tires are nearing Patrick Stewart levels of baldness, the price tag on used tires starts looking like a great option. Ringing in at around half the cost of new tires, used tires seem like an affordable choice. Used...
Tips To Find Qualified Automotive/Tire Shops

Tips To Find Qualified Automotive/Tire Shops

Most of us have had the experience of getting ripped off by a car shop at least once in our lives. So how do you keep that from happening again? We crowdsourced that question to a team of professionals. Here’s what they had to say. Michael Lowe Michael Lowe, CEO of...
How to Care for Your Car When You’re Feeling Lazy (or Busy)

How to Care for Your Car When You’re Feeling Lazy (or Busy)

“You’re one of those guys who likes to shine his machine You make me take off my shoes before you let me get in I can’t believe you kiss your car good night C’mon baby tell me, you must be jokin’, right Oh, oh, so you think you’re...