A few things to remember when shopping for a vehicle

car negotiation

There are a lot of things that go into buying a new vehicle. You have to determine which vehicle fits your needs, you have to plan your budget, you have to think about how your needs may evolve in the next few years, you have to think about negotiating, decide if you will lease or finance, you have to figure ...

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Have you thought about your battery recently

The typical battery found in vehicles manufactured after 1952 is a plastic cube containing sulfuric acid and lead, with two outgoing terminals on the top or the side. That is what you will find in most cars on the road today, unless you drive a hybrid or electric car. So now that you know what your battery is, do you ...

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Family Car: Minivan or Three-row Crossover

Now that you have a family, your concerns turn to the type of car you will have to get. However, you know that you need more space, more versatility, and it may well turn into a family vehicle, one option is a minivan. Your pride takes a beating, and you hope that a three-row crossover will be able to adequately ...

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When should you buy a car?

Buying a new car

Is there a good time to buy a new vehicle? Inversely, is there a bad time? Many would say that you should just buy the car whenever you want to buy it, and for the most part they would be right. However, the fact remains that choosing to buy a given vehicle at a given time can and will influence ...

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How to make sure your towing goes off without a hitch

Summer is approaching, and very soon most of us will be spending our days outside. For camping aficionados, the time will soon come to set up your little piece of heaven for the next few months, and that means towing will probably be involved. Or, perhaps this is your first time camping. Or, maybe you just bought a boat and ...

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Why the rearview camera is no longer an option

Active safety systems

You may have heard that the rearview camera will soon become required on all new vehicles. You may be wondering why, but chances are if you do not see the merit of that decision, than you never had a rearview camera to take advantage of. In other words, those that do have one can hardly imagine not having one. Yes, ...

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