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How to Avoid Squeaky Brakes

You can avoid squeaky brakes at the first sign of trouble by not ignoring them. A squeak or squeal at first can sound innocuous enough. It’s when these sounds become more intense, or last longer, and possibly vibrate at the same time, that they have our undivided attention. When you don’t hear, but actually feel, your brakes grinding? Shudder. Relax. Normal wear and tear on a car is one of the joys of car ownership. Did you know some brake pads are actually engineered to make these warning sounds when…

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Hidden Easter Eggs in the Latest Honda Civic Models Automotive News 

How to Find the Hidden Easter Eggs in the Latest Honda Civic Models

Did you know there was a hidden Easter Egg planted in the 10th generation Honda Civic that was kept so secret, even Honda’s PR team wasn’t part of the secret? If you’re wondering how to find the hidden Easter Eggs in the latest Honda Civic models, read on. You can find them hidden in the center console of 2016 or 2017 Honda Civic coupe models in EX trim or above. Once you have rounded up one of these models, locate the rubber spill mat on the bottom of the center…

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Spring Tire Maintenance Tips Head to Heads & Advice 

Spring Tire Maintenance Tips

What is it about the warm weather that jolts us into wanting every surface surrounding us to be new and clean? We’re not complaining, especially after a winter of  frigid temperatures. We’re content to clean and buff and purify our environments so that we maximize every precious minute of warmth and sunshine. They don’t call spring the season of rebirth for nothing, it has a positively energizing influence. This of course, carries over to our cars, we want them stripped-out and lubed up, from the inside out and back again….

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Head to Head: 2017 Land Rover Range Rover vs 2017 Toyota Land Cruiser Head to Heads & Advice 

Head to Head: 2017 Land Rover Range Rover vs. 2017 Toyota Land Cruiser

How do you like your full-sized SUV, simple or complex? Do you want to be teased by luxury, or drenched in it? Or, is it performance and power on the road that’s going to win you over? These are all things to consider when reviewing this iteration of Head to Head: 2017 Land Rover Range Rover vs. 2017 Toyota Land Cruiser. 2017 Land Rover Range Rover vs. 2017 Toyota Land Cruiser Interior Comparison The 2017 Land Rover Range Rover interior is comfortable, roomy and luxurious. If there’s one thing we…

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It's time for a tune-up Head to Heads & Advice 

4 Signs It’s Time for a Tune-Up

When confronted with car trouble, consider yourself fortunate when your car just needs a little extra TLC, in the form of a tune-up. As we all know, there are far worse things that could go wrong with your car (and could have you digging deeper into your wallet). So, if you’re currently experiencing some cry for help from your car—don’t ignore it—listen up. It’s when you deny there is a problem and let it go too long that the bigger problems can happen. Don’t tempt fate—here are some common signs…

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