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How Often Should I Change Engine Coolant?

When is the right time to change your engine coolant? For some vehicles, you’re advised to change the coolant every 30,000 miles. For others, changing it isn’t even on the maintenance schedule. For example, Hyundai says the coolant in the … Continue reading

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Oil Change Intervals

One of the biggest myths in car maintenance is how often to change the oil. For years, mechanics recommended oil changes every 3,000 miles. Thanks to modern engine technology, most auto manufacturers now recommend oil changes between 7,500 and 10,000 miles. … Continue reading

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The Preventive Maintenance You Need to Do On Your Car (and When)

Preventive Maintenance Every Vehicle Needs When we covered the ways you can save serious money on car repair, more than a few people pointed out that preventive maintenance is probably one of the biggest ways you can save money—not actively, but … Continue reading

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Must-Haves for Your Winter Driving Kit

1. A folding shovel If you find yourself suddenly snowed in or stuck in a snow bank, a good shovel can be a lifesaver. Check out compact, lightweight folding varieties that store easily in the trunk. 2. A windshield scraper … Continue reading

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Wet Weather Driving Tips

Avoid Cruise Control Most modern cars feature cruise control. This feature works great in dry conditions, but when used in wet conditions, the chance of losing control of the vehicle can increase. To prevent loss of traction, the driver may … Continue reading

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