Car Ownership Tips

  • What is Vehicle Stability Control?

    What is Vehicle Stability Control?

    Vehicle stability control is a technology designed to arrest skids. The intention is to enable a driver to maintain control of a vehicle during sudden and/or abrupt changes of direction. The......

  • What Are Run-Flat Tires?

    What Are Run-Flat Tires?

    Subjected to unimaginable vagaries, the tires on our cars are tasked with so many very important duties. They keep our car adhered to the road’s surface. They support the weight of the car. They......

  • Lost Car Title? How To Replace It

    Lost Car Title? How To Replace It

    A car’s title certificate is pretty much like the deed to a piece of real estate. It’s a legal document establishing the ownership of a motor vehicle. While not needed on a......

  • FWD vs. RWD vs. AWD — What’s Right For You?

    FWD vs. RWD vs. AWD — What’s Right For You?

    When it comes to the question of rear-wheel drive as opposed to front-wheel drive as opposed to all-wheel drive for passenger automobiles, the answer to the question is a resounding......

  • Road Trip Checklist

    Road Trip Checklist

    The cross-country road trip is as much a rite of passage as it is an American tradition. With a network of roads as extensive as ours, it’s very easy to take a car anywhere you’d like to go.......

  • What Is E85?

    What Is E85?

    Simply put, E85 is an abbreviation for a motor vehicle fuel blend consisting of 85 percent ethanol and 15 percent gasoline. The resulting fuel can be used in flexible fuel vehicles, which are specifically......

  • What Are ABS Brakes?

    What Are ABS Brakes?

    An anti-lock braking system (ABS), as its name implies, prevents the wheels of a vehicle from locking under braking in order to assist a driver to maintain steering control of a vehicle in emergency......

  • What Is A Car Title?

    What Is A Car Title?

    Essentially a document proving ownership of a motor vehicle, the vehicle title certificate, also known as the auto title, car title, or “pink slip”, is a legal form filed with the department......

  • Car Maintenance Checklist

    Car Maintenance Checklist

    Many of us tend to think of cars as devices whose sole purpose is to get us from “Applebee’s” to “Best Buy”. The truth is cars are more like friends who give of......

  • How To Transfer Title On A Used Car

    How To Transfer Title On A Used Car

    Picture it, you’re driving home right after buying your “new” used car and you’re absolutely giddy because you can’t believe you got such a great deal. The......