Car Ownership Advice

Car Ownership Advice

  • General Car Maintenance Tips

    The vehicles being sold today are based on the evolution from over a century of progress. Through that time, cars and trucks have been radically designed for greater performance as well as......

  • OnStar by GM

    OnStar was introduced by General Motors in 1996 as a new twist on ‘active safety’. Not only did this communications service combine with GPS satellite tracking, allowing drivers to connect with an......

  • 10 Tips for Avoiding a Speeding Ticket

    Introduction Nothing ruins a great drive than flashing red lights in your rearview mirror. We here at MyRide don’t condone speeding, and remind......

  • List Price vs. Sticker Price vs. Dealer Price

    If you are at the start of the car buying process, you are probably overwhelmed – particularly if you have never done this before. Obviously, you want to get the best price......

  • Choosing a Car Dealership

    Finding the Best Car Dealership When shopping for a new car it is important to choose a dealership you can trust, rely on, and feel comfortable doing business with. This long-term relationship is......

  • Basic Car Maintenance

    Basic maintenance is something every car owner should know. Being able to check the engine oil, the pressure of the tires and the overall condition of the brakes can save you money, and you won't......

  • Removing Car Paint Swirls

    Most swirl marks come from improperly washing a vehicle. Unfortunately, it is possible to wax your car and still have swirls. This is because wax is designed to protect your vehicles finish, not......

  • What is Engine Cylinder Deactivation?

    Everyone is scrambling to find answers to the high fuel costs. One answer is engine cylinder deactivation. Engine cylinder deactivation is a method used to reduce the fuel consumption and......

  • Storing a Car for Long Periods of Time

    Vehicle storage is an ideal solution for short-term or long-term storage needs. Storage facilities offer a wide range of options, including climate-controlled areas. Storage space may be......

  • My Car Just Clicks! What's wrong with it? | Dead Battery

    Many people complain of an engine that clicks when they are trying to start their vehicle. The most common answer to this problem is usually the battery. Often times a......