Car Ownership Tips

Car Ownership

  • Choosing Your Car Stereo

    Introduction There was a day when I used to have an ultra-cool stereo in my car. Ten-CD changer in the back, subwoofer mounted alongside the trunk and specially......

  • How To Sell Your Present Vehicle

    Introduction For many people, selling their present vehicle is an essential part of the new car buying process. There are three choices when deciding what to do with your......

  • New Vehicle Safety Guide: Seatbelts

    Overview On average, NHTSA estimates that 9,500 lives are saved every year by wearing seatbelts. Unfortunately not......

  • New Vehicle Safety Guide: Brakes

    Anti-Lock Brakes Overview The anti-lock brake system (ABS) was originally developed in response to pressure from the insurance industry. With traditional......

  • Crashing into Safety

    Introduction There is no sound at that moment when a car collides. The point of impact is a pause, followed by the scream......

  • Vacation Driving Checklist

    Vacation Driving Checklist A driving vacation can be a lot of fun, but don’t leave safety and common sense behind. Here are the basics for a safe......

  • Staying Alert While You Drive

    Introduction Staying alert as you drive is vital to the safety of you and your fellow travelers. The National Highway Transportation......

  • Car Games

    Introduction The Great American Road Trip. So many of us grew up with them, and we even have fond memories of being stuffed in the back of the Family Truckster, arguing with......

  • Lost in America

    Lost in America It seemed simple enough at the time --- you're in Boston on vacation, you go see Bunker Hill. After all, it is a national monument, and we were here to see......

  • Road Trip Rookie

    Introduction So --- you think you're ready for your first big road trip. You've planned and prepared to set off on an adventurous course into that......