Car Ownership Advice

Car Ownership Advice

  • How To Wax A Car

    When it comes to waxing a car there are a couple of important things to know. The first is to make sure that you start with a freshly cleaned, but also dry car. If your car isn't spic 'n span any dirt will be......

  • How To Change Brake Pads On A Car

    Knowing how to change brake pads can save you a few bucks and shouldn’t be all that difficult. The brake pads are the part of the braking system that is pushed into the rotor (or disc)......

  • How To Clean A Car Engine

    A clean engine bay not only looks good but also makes it easier to spot leaks. When it comes to knowing how to clean a car engine the most important thing is to protect sensitive parts of the engine......

  • How To Clean Battery Corrosion From Terminals

    If your car has been getting hard to start, the problem might not be the battery itself, but corrosion on the battery terminals. Knowing how to clean battery terminals could save......

  • How To Wash A Car

    Learning how to wash a car can be an easy and fun activity, especially on a hot day. Park out of direct sunlight and assemble the items you'll need: soap, two buckets, a good quality wash mitt (or two or......

  • How To Pack A Car Emergency Kit

    How to pack a car emergency kit will depend on your location and driving habits. Before putting an item into your kit consider what kind of driving you do to determine if it makes sense. If you......

  • Checking Tire Pressure

    Checking Tire Pressure

    Here’s a question for you: when was the last time you checked the pressure in your tires? Yesterday? Last week? The last oil change on your vehicle? Checking the tire pressure is a very important......

  • Checking Tire Tread Depth and Wear

    Checking Tire Tread Depth and Wear

    Have you ever wondered if you have enough tread on your tires? How about knowing how much wear your tires currently have? Tak Uchino from Toyo Tires explains the importance of knowing these......

  • How To Check Tire Pressure And Inflate Tires

    Every driver should know how to check tire pressure and how to inflate tires as these maintenance procedures are essential for the safe operation of your automobile. Checking tire......

  • Understanding A Tire Sidewall

    Understanding A Tire Sidewall

    255/35/R18 109V. Do you have any idea what that means? No? Well, it's an alphanumeric code found on the sidewall of a tire that gives crucial information about size, load capacity, maximum speed......