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Wintertime Car Maintenance Tips

Here in Myrtle Beach, we don’t always get crazy winter weather. In fact, our winters here on the Grand Strand can be amazingly mild. However, if you’re traveling north in the winter or to any place experiencing winter weather, the following information will definitely be helpful! Tires Trade out regular tires for winter tires. Snow…

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Common Ford Dashboard Warning Lights

Do you know what the lights on your dashboard mean? Here is a list of a handful of dashboard warning lights and their meanings. Anti-Lock Braking System If this light turns on when you are driving, this implies a system error. You will still have the normal braking (without ABS) unless the brake system warning…

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Creating a Car Repair Budget

If you’ve ever suffered a position where automotive repair or upkeep has strained your savings to the limit, you understand the significance of factorization of car repairs and upkeep into your home financial plan. Automobile upkeep can cost hundreds of dollars to more than a thousand dollars and, if you’re not prepared for it, you…

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Tune-Up: Do Vehicles still need it?

You may be surprised, but the answer is both yes and no.  Automobiles still require their routine upkeep to each of its systems to extend its lifetime. It helps it stay on good running condition.  But the definition of a tune-up is a little more ambiguous now a days. In the past when a tune-up…

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What’s that smell? Odors coming from your vehicle…

We realize that it can be troubling when you begin sniffing a strange odor in your automobile. It’s particularly bad if that odor is of gasoline or putrid eggs. There are several familiar odors that can be symptomatic of issues, such as a necessary fix or possible maintenance. If you do smell something bad, it…

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Lesser-Known Car Maintenance Reminders

Everyone should know and understand some basic vehicle maintenance tips like continually changing the oil, rotating the tires and how to wash your vehicle. But are you aware of some these lesser-known vehicle maintenance tips? Keep reading for more information!

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Do You Know how to Jump Start a Dead Battery?

Prior to jump starting an automobile, take a few minutes to collect some data. Peruse your motor vehicle’s owner’s handbook, in particular any segments associated to jump starts or your vehicle battery. Some car makers advise not jump starting the vehicle, or several may give you specific directions associated to your vehicle. Be for sure…

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Top 5 Signals Your Car Requires a Brake Repair

Although defective brakes can turn out to be every motorist’s most horrible experience, brake repair is bone of the most frequently disregarded repairing fields. Fortunately, brakes seldom give out with an alert. Here are five indications that your vehicle’s brakes are not functioning correctly and require repairing or replacing. 1. Screeching or Scraping Sounds While…

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