1. Car Help 101: How To Diagnose Transmission Problems

    The transmission is the part of your car that houses the gearbox, clutch and the rest of the components which allow your vehicle to shift and translate the rotational movement of your engine into efficient movement for the wheels of your vehicle. Manual and automatic transmissions are quite differen…Read More

  2. Repair Jungle Makes It Easy To Compare Estimates

    A new startup called Repair Jungle wants to make it easy for car owners to compare car repair shops and get competing quotes for how much a particular repair will cost. The company is initially offering these services only in the Washington D.C. area, but hopes to expand if the business model proves…Read More

  3. Car Help 101: Be Safe When Attempting Your Own Auto Repairs

    Although your local auto technician is always there to fix your vehicle for you if you ever have an issue with the engine breaking down, some people prefer to get their hands dirty and dive in to see what they can do first.  Now, cars are actually not extremely complicated machines (perhaps until y…Read More

  4. Car Help 101: What To Do When Your Car Breaks Down On The Highway

    Most of us drive our cars nearly every day.  We rely on them to get us just about everywhere.  Most cars are so dependable that the idea that they could just spontaneously break down is usually far from our minds--until it happens.  The car starts stuttering, making strange noises and then it jus…Read More

  5. 5 Common Car Problems and Their Repair Costs

      When that check engine light comes on in your vehicle it is normal to get a bit nervous.  Although the problem could be a simple, cheap fix it could also be something that may end up costing you thousands of dollars.  Here is a list of common problems that require repairs, what they mean and wh…Read More