How to Improve MPG & Go Green With Your Vehicle

There are many things in this world that cripple the environment. From air pollution, to water pollution and trash and many more. However, there are also many ways that you can help clean up the environment, by recycling, cleaning up trash you see anywhere outside, and even keeping your car green! I don't mean paint it green though. There is a few things you can do to 'go greener' with your car, here are a few:  1. Carry less. By … [Read more...]

How Caring For Your Car’s Leather Seats Can Save You Money

Everyone loves having a nice, clean car they can show off. Shiny rims, sparkly paint, tinted windows, and when you open your car door, nice smooth leather seats. Now you don't want to be caught with old, ratty, cracked and dirty leather seats! You have to keep them clean, but making sure your car is nice and clean shouldn't break your bank or wring your wallet dry, you can easily do some DIY's to keep your car clean especially those leather seats … [Read more...]

5 Signs For Brake Repair or Replacement

There are a lot of responsibilities that come with driving a car and a lot of things to keep up on. You always have to make sure you have enough gas to get your car around, make sure your tires are in good shape, your engine, oil, brakes and more. In this post I will be talking about 5 signs your brakes should be changed or checked. 1. Noises. Noises such as screeching, any clicking or even grinding are indicators that you need to get … [Read more...]

How To Safely Dispose of Motor Oil

If you always change out the oil in your car yourself, then I'm sure you have started to accumulate a lot of dirty oil. Many drivers enjoy doing their own oil changes, but don't know how to properly and safely dispose of the motor oil. It's important to also know how very toxic automotive fluids are, and they can't just be put in the garbage, poured down the drain or sewer drain. You also can't dump them on the ground. When changing out your oil … [Read more...]

How to Prepare for a Safe Road Trip

Everyone loves going out on trips! Whether it be just to another town over, to another state or even another country, it's fun to explore new places and get away from home for awhile. Some people forget to check their car when they are planning on driving for a long amount of hours and miles on end. You want to make sure you are prepared in all aspects before leaving home for a road trip. So, here are some things to make sure of before you take … [Read more...]

Tools to Keep in Your Car

There are several things we should keep in out car such as an emergency kit, extra cash, spare tire, a jack and most importantly a tool box. Not many drivers carry a toolbox in their car, but find themselves in situation where a tool box would come in handy. In this post I will talk about what you should keep in your car tool box. First, you should of course have either a multi-head screwdriver or both a Philips head and a 'blade' type … [Read more...]