Car Ownership Tips

Car Ownership

  • Identifying Weird Car Noises

    Clicking, clunking and squealing. Where is it coming from? Is it dangerous? Should I get out and take a look, or ignore it and hope it goes away? Cars, like people, communicate when something is......

  • Low Coolant May Not Always Indicate a Leak in Your Radiator

    Newer vehicles use long-life radiator coolant that is specially formulated to last up to 150,000 miles or five years in-between changes. You still need to check the......

  • Car Tire Sizes Explained: What The Numbers and Letters on Your Tires Mean

    On the side of every tire is an alphanumeric system that describes the tire and its performance characteristics. The typical tire size system will......

  • Ford Special Vehicle Team (SVT)

    Special Vehicle Team, abbreviated as SVT, refers to Ford's high-performance vehicle division. Originally known as Special Vehicle Operations (SVO), the division was officially renamed in 1993......

  • How to Save Money on Car Repairs

    Unless your car is covered under full warranty protection, you will want to know how to save money on car repairs. No matter the age or mileage of your car, the day will come when your car......

  • Distracted Driving

    This won’t be the last time you’ve heard the phrase “distracted driving," as today’s drivers have reached a......

  • Texting While Driving

    With the recent explosive proliferation of internet-capable and keyboard-equipped cell phones, texting while driving is a prominent subject......

  • Save Money on Car Maintenance

    Saving money on gas is what most people think about when it comes to saving money on operating a new car. Besides gas and insurance, you will also shell out hundreds of dollars each year for......

  • Kelley Blue Book ® Advice: Top 10 Car Care Tips

    What you can do yourself to keep your car on the road If everything on TV were true, then keeping a vehicle running great, looking good, and......

  • Kelley Blue Book ® Advice: Learn More About CV Joints

    A financial time bomb often ticks under owners of most cars as their vehicles' odometers push past 50,000 miles: the constant velocity......