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Added by Scot Eisenfelder on October 13, 2017 at 6:30am — No Comments
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Regular preventive maintenance certainly is the best thing you could do to keep your car running smoothly and to make sure that you do not end up spending good money on auto repairs in the years to come.
You must not overlook preventive maintenance. You must not ignore the basics such…
Added by Charlie Brown on September 22, 2017 at 11:00pm — No Comments
There is enough good advice in the official Boy Scout law and motto to prepare any first-time car owner for anything. Taking the life step of buying your first car can be daunting, so use these principles to tackle and avoid problems. Most of them have something to do with driver attitudes and behavior. A first-time car owner and a Boy Scout should be all these things.
Added by Eileen O'Shanassy on September 18, 2017 at 9:30am — No Comments
Outsourcing car repairs and maintenance to a mechanic is easy, but also expensive. If you’re tired of spending the money to pay someone else to take care of your car for you, it’s easy to learn how to handle many maintenance tasks and repairs yourself.
It may seem like the obvious…Continue
Added by Rachelle Wilber on September 16, 2017 at 11:00am — No Comments
If you need to be sure your motorcycle is well cared for, it pays to follow some regular maintenance strategies that'll help keep it in good condition.
Be aware of the suggestions listed below, in order to keep it working as long as possible. Are you ready to learn some common…
Added by Eileen O'Shanassy on September 11, 2017 at 1:00pm — No Comments
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One challenge in many dealerships is building an environment where teamwork thrives.
Salespeople are focused on their own individual commissions, not the stores; technicians are focused on the billable hours they produce, not the departments; and F&I managers want their penetration and…
Added by Chris Miller on August 31, 2017 at 6:30am — No Comments
Owning a car is ideal for those who don't have access to public transportation or don't want to be confined by a bus or train schedule. However, there are times when your car may not start or will experience other mechanical issues. What are some ways to fix your car without spending a lot of time or money on repairs?
Added by Kara Masterson on August 23, 2017 at 11:30am — No Comments
Many DIY gearheads are skilled at handling tools with their hands. As a car owner, you might fit into this image as someone willing to do some of the manual labor. Sure, you can change your own oil and change out old windshield wipers, but more serious body damage to the bulk of your car might have you scratching your head. Here are several DIY tips to help you repair your car's body damage after any accident it might have undergone.
Added by Eileen O'Shanassy on August 9, 2017 at 2:41pm — No Comments
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According to the Los Angeles Times, Honda recently released a statement detailing how a Takata airbag killed a Florida man who was working on his 2001 Honda Accord. The vehicle was not…Continue
Added by Chris Miller on July 24, 2017 at 6:37am — No Comments
If you are like many truck owners, you might be really proud of your vehicle. You probably also want to make sure that you take excellent care of it so that you can keep it in good condition. These are four steps that you can take if you'd like to take good care…Continue
Added by Lizzie Weakley on July 10, 2017 at 4:06pm — No Comments
Sometimes it can be difficult to know or anticipate if your vehicle is having problems operating. Occasionally, the problem is obvious, such as a tire that’s flat or leaking air slowly, a battery that doesn’t hold a charge so the engine won’t turn over, or its leaking fluids. But what…Continue
Added by Lizzie Weakley on June 27, 2017 at 11:14am — No Comments
If your vehicle was damaged after an accident, you may not know what to do next. With the following five tips, you can get your car back up and running before you know it. Having your car repaired and ready to drive again is a great way to leave the accident behind you and move forward.
1. Get an Estimate from Your…
Added by Lizzie Weakley on June 26, 2017 at 4:00pm — No Comments
If you love cars, the thought of rebuilding one from scratch may entice you. However, you will need to find the right parts to ensure that the job is done correctly. The good news is that there are many different ways to find what you need regardless of your timeline and budget.
Added by Rachelle Wilber on June 23, 2017 at 1:00pm — No Comments
For service managers, I have found that Thursday is a good day to do a trial close as you get ready for the end of the week. By Thursday you know pretty well where you stand and if you discover problems, you still have two days to get them cleaned up.
A trial close starts with closing every Repair…
Added by Josh Blick on June 16, 2017 at 6:54am — No Comments