If you have found yourself in a situation in which you need to buy a replacement key for your car, you might have done your research and found that this is a pretty expensive endeavor. Unlike buying a duplicate house key, today's car keys typically include a chip, which makes them pricey. Luckily, following these tips can help you save money on a replacement key for your vehicle. 1. Avoid the Dealership
29 July 2016
Fixing dents in your bumper is very simple, especially if it is made out of fiberglass. You can use a fiberglass repair kit to patch and seal dents of all sizes. This article explains what comes in a fiberglass repair kit and the other tools you need for the job. It also guides you through the process of patching a hole in your fiberglass bumper. What Comes in the Kit
26 July 2016
Even though there are probably plenty of things that you love about being an owner-operator, one thing that you might not love is paying for your own truck parts. Buying parts for a car can be expensive enough, and buying them for a semi truck can be even more costly. If you want to keep your business operating expenses down, it's critical to find ways to save money on essential parts.
19 July 2016
If you are moving or just need a vehicle shipped from one location to another, you have a few options. You can use an enclosed car hauler, an open car hauler or an open air car hauler. An open air car hauler is a shared hauler that can haul multiple cars at once. Learning the pros and cons for this type of hauler can let you know if this is the best way to transport your car.
15 July 2016
As a semi-truck owner, it's in your best interest to explore all of your options when it comes to different repairs. For example, if you're in the market for new tires, understanding retread tires is important. Although they used to have a reputation for being unsafe, there are some things that you should know before you dismiss them. Here are a few reasons to consider retread tires when you're shopping for options.
12 July 2016
If you've just had your customer tell you he or she wants to purchase the vehicle he or she just test drove, the last thing on your mind may be whether to sell that new vehicle owner a dealer services extended warranty. While that may be understandable, there are many good reasons for offering that warranty. Five reasons you should offer your customers an extended warranty 1. To solidify your relationship with your customer.
7 July 2016
When you need to upgrade your automobile inventory in a way that lets you tow items from point A to point B with no problem, the best thing you can invest in is a flatbed trailer. Flatbed trailers are hitched to vehicles that can tow heavy materials. There are a number of flatbed trailer types you can shop between and a number of tips that you can keep in mind which will allow you to capitalize on this purchase.
7 June 2016
Knowing the signs of failing brakes can be a huge benefit to take advantage of as this can help you avoid some serious and costly brake damages. If you aren't too sure of what type of indicators to look for, then be sure to consider looking for the following signs: Vibration when Braking: Vibration from your vehicle's braking system can arise when your brake rotors are warped. Rotors are the component that your brake pads press against in order to slow your vehicle and if your rotors aren't flat then your brake pads can have a difficult time creating the friction that it needs to slow your car and this can cause your vehicle to vibrate when you brake.
7 June 2016
Needing a tow truck typically arises on an emergency basis. You may find yourself stuck on the side of the highway after your engine stalls, or you attempt to crank up your car in the morning as you head to work, only to discover that your transmission has finally given out. In these instances, it's easy to think that any tow truck will do as long as they can get your vehicle to the repair shop.
6 June 2016
Summer typically signals the start of the RV travel season. If you are planning to take some extended trips in your RV, you will want to ensure that you have the ability to bring your vehicle to a stop quickly and safely. A brake inspection should occur before you embark on any lengthy RV trip, and there are three main components that you should focus on as you inspect your RV's electric brakes.
6 June 2016