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How to clean your car's interior like a pro
How to clean your car's interior like a pro

A clean car is a happy car. Your car deserves to be happy. For some it’s therapeutic (raises hand) and for others it’s a necessary evil. Whichever end of the spectrum you fall on, cleaning the inside of your car is necessary maintenance that isn’t difficult to do. The hardest part...Read More»

2020 Chevrolet Silverado with turbodiesel engine
Car care during coronavirus Q&A: Should I run my car during lockdown?

As the coronavirus pandemic reaches its peak and more states are imposing shelter-in-place restrictions, most vehicles are hibernating in garages or on the street. How long can a car sit before it is negatively affected? What sort of exercise should it get? Does it matter? Most newer vehicles won't...Read More»

Auto mechanics, California (photo by T. Voekler, via Wikimedia)
Most Cars On The Road Need Service: Is Yours One Of Them?

How long has it been since you've taken your car in for service? Three months? Six? A whole year? Don't be ashamed: lots of people put off regularly scheduled car maintenance, especially during the winter months. Between the pressure (and cost) of holiday celebrations and the often nasty weather...Read More»

Iceland's Fimmvorduhals erupts. Image: Henrik Thorburn
How To Clean Volcano Ash Off Your Car: Today In Natural Disasters

Whether or not you believe in global warming, one thing is clear: worldwide, we’ve been getting some pretty severe weather and natural disasters as of late. While we don’t have too many active volcanoes to worry about in the United States, it’s never too early to plan for your car...Read More»

CA wildfire, by Flickr user modenadude
Wash Wildfire Ash Off Your Car...Or It'll Eat Your Paint!

Wildfires have become a seasonal fact of life in parts of California, and throughout the Western U.S. in the dry season. But given the widespread fires affecting Southern California over the past several days, it’s likely that many more people will be affected by the fires in ways they didn’t...Read More»

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