1. Military History Of Invention And The Jeep

    Military adaptations to changing needs in theaters of war have led to numerous  items that were so well made and useful (or just cool) that those items, which often began their life in the civilian world, crossed back to civilian again.  For example, in 1942, folks in the US military invented duct…Read More

  2. Car Safety Applications For Your Phone

    Need an app to remind you when it’s time for a car maintenance service? How about one for repair advice? If you want your phone to be part of your car care arsenal, there are numerous apps for your phone that can be utilized. In checking out different apps that aid with car repair, I found quite a…Read More

  3. Car Won’t Start? Check Your Battery Terminals

    We’ve all been there. You grab your coffee and head out the door on your way to work, or perhaps on your way to pick up the kids from school, but when you turn the key in the ignition nothing happens. Perhaps just a click or a few lights, perhaps nothing at all. That’s not good, the thought goes…Read More

  4. Meet The Honda FCX Clarity, The First Hydrogen Production Vehicle

    As questions about the environmental condition of our planet continue to echo and reverberate around the world, automakers are finally realizing that these concerns are going to revolutionize their industry and have (belatedly) begun making vehicles that recognize this. Although, electric vehicles a…Read More

  5. How To Avoid Expensive Auto Repairs

    Everyone who drives a car, which is most of us in America, fears the day when they may have to shell out several hundred dollars for a major repair on their vehicle. Unfortunately, repairs are somewhat of a fact of life when you drive a car. Instead of fretting over having to get your car repaired e…Read More

  6. Two Steps To Saving Money On Auto Repair

    Browse around the web and you will find a million different articles on just about every topic and subject that has ever been thought up by man with the title of: X tips for Y. Well, getting the best prices on auto repair doesn’t even require 7 tips, 5 tips, or even really 3 tips. There’s two si…Read More

  7. 5 Popular Car Maintenance Myths

    There are many popular myths about cars out there, from what increases power and performance to how to get the best gas mileage and a lot more. Today, we’re going to examine some popular car maintenance myths. What is the truth about auto repair vs the myths? Let’s take a look. The 3,000 mile oi…Read More

  8. For National Car Care Month, Give Your Car A Deep Clean

    If you didn’t know, April is National Car Care Month. That means that you should take a little extra time to recognize and appreciate that large piece of machinery that transports you anywhere you need to go with a minimum of hassle or effort. April is when we say thank you to our cars and make su…Read More

  9. Think Twice Before You Put Off That Auto Repair

    Many of us have done it. You see that ‘check engine’ light come on and you think to yourself, “Wow, wonder how much this is going to cost me?” Sometimes this fear of getting a car repair done can actually cause us to put off getting repair advice when we really might need it. Sure, it could …Read More

  10. What To Expect From Your Auto Repair Shop

    Most of us will end up requiring the services of a professional auto technician at least a few times a year. But, when you end up at the auto shop for your next car repair, what should you expect? What are the standards of honesty, performance and customer service that every repair shop should live …Read More

  11. Check Engine Light On: Repair Advice?

    So your ‘check engine’ or ‘service engine soon’ light is on in your car. When you spotted it your heart sank because you knew that something is wrong and that something might end up costing you a chunk of change at the auto shop. But, what exactly is the problem? Is it an issue with your eng…Read More

  12. Car Help 101: Simple Car Repair Advice To Keep Your Car Running

    If you really want to keep your car healthy and running well, it is important to have a bit of knowledge about basic repair and maintenance for your vehicle. The car help that we provide on this blog is designed to give you an idea of how your vehicle is running and how you can help it to run better…Read More