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Winter Tire Safety: Will a Patch Work?

Discovering you have a flat tire stinks.

When it’s in the cold of winter, it really stinks!

You (or your mechanic) will be able to tell when your tires are sufficiently worn to the point that they need to be replaced.

Often, a nail or other sharp object will puncture a tire, causing a slow leak and catching you off-guard.

The big question is if a patch will work or if you need to…
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Car Care: What You Need to Know About Protecting Your Vehicle’s interior

Have you ever thought about how much time you spend in your vehicle?

If you added it up, you may be surprised!

You probably do a whole lot of “living” right in your car.

It doesn’t take long for your spotlessly clean vehicle to accumulate some smudges, scrapes, and a fair amount of crumbs.

Here’s what you can do to protect your car’s interior.

Have a place for trash
Hamburger wrappers and…
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The Car Apps You Need to Make Life Smoother

“There’s an app for that!”

You’ve probably heard that phrase a time or two, right?

When it comes to car apps, it’s a true statement.

Take a look at these apps that can really help your life (and your car!) run more smoothly!

This app lets you know where the closest gas stations are and which ones have the lowest price per gallon.

Taking a trip? GasBuddy allows you to find…
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Know the Difference Between Comprehensive and Collision Insurance -- and Save!

In combination, these two types of automobile insurance provide protection if your vehicle gets damaged.

The differences are in the types of damage that they cover.

Let’s take a closer look at each of them.

Collision Insurance
Collision insurance is for the repair or replacement of your damaged vehicle as a result of an accident.

It’s different from liability insurance, which covers damage to another person’s vehicle.

Here are some specific examples…
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Newly Married? Here’s What You Need to Know About Your Car Insurance

Getting hitched comes with a lot of changes.

Financially, you have to figure out if you’re going to combine your bank accounts and who will be in charge of paying the bills.

With all the larger decisions, you may not have considered if and how getting married can affect your car insurance.

Did you know that in the eyes of insurance companies, people who are married are considered lower risk than those who are…
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2018 Subaru Outback: Proudly Made in the USA

You probably know that Subaru is a Japanese car manufacturer.

But did you know that almost all Subaru models are also manufactured in the good old U.S. of A.?

The Impreza, Impreza WRX, Legacy, Outback, Forester, and Tribeca are all made right here.

It’s good for you, the consumer, because being made in America saves in shipping costs and the supply is plentiful, meaning you get the best deal!

Let’s take a…
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How to Find a Mechanic You Can Trust

Finding a good mechanic is a little bit like finding a good doctor.

Sometimes you just click, and other times, you know it’s not going to be a match.

While the health of your car isn’t as important as your physical health, you still don’t want just anyone under your hood.

Trial and error isn’t the most cost-effective method, so what can you do to find a mechanic who’s a…
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The Most Important Questions You Need to Ask When You’re Buying a Used Car

Everyone has the same fear when they’re buying a used car.

They’re afraid of signing the papers, driving the car off the lot, and having it break down a few miles down the road.

Nobody wants to spend their hard-earned money on a lemon.

Asking certain questions of the seller can help you to rest assured that you’ll end up with a great vehicle that will serve you well for the long…
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Which Midsize Sedan is Right for You? The Subaru Legacy or the Ford Fusion?

Deciding on a new vehicle can be difficult.

There are a lot of factors to think about and choosing between two or more cars that all seem great can be confusing.

It can help to narrow it down to two options and do a comparison.

You’re in luck because we’ve done some of the work for you!

Let’s see how the Subaru Legacy and the Ford Fusion, two popular midsize sedans on…
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