Archive for the ‘Tips and Tricks’ Category
What to look for when test driving a used vehicle
Buying a car can be a stressful experience. What make and model, new or used, SUV, crossover, or sedan, are all questions that you have to think about. You decided that you want to purchase a used vehicle. That is an awesome first step! Next, you will want to think about the make and model vehicle you want and eventually, you will want to take it for a test drive. Below we have put together a short guide of what to look for when test driving a used vehicle. Hopefully, you will find this beneficial! (more…)
Do electric cars have combustion engines?
In today’s world, it is becoming more and more important to various people that society invests in electric cars that produce less CO2 emissions. Although you might want that new SUV or Crossover, the big push right now is electric cars. But, do electric cars have combustion engines like other vehicles? The short answer is no. Keep reading below to learn more about the difference between a combustion engine and the engine in an electric car. (more…)
Which car dealers in Longview, Texas finance bad credit?
In today’s society, it is extremely difficult to not have a vehicle. A person living in a small city can barely get to the other side of town, much less someone trying to navigate a metropolis. That is why many car dealerships offer to finance through the dealership instead of having to go through the bank. This way, anyone is able to purchase a new or used car. But which car dealers in Longview, Texas finance bad credit? Keep reading to learn more! (more…)
How to Buy a Car with No Credit Check
Having bad credit is a tough situation to be in. You still need a car like everyone else, but securing the financing necessary to get it can seem impossible. Where can you go to buy a car with no credit check? (more…)
Sedan Towing Abilities
Maybe you don’t have, or don’t want, a big vehicle like a truck or SUV. Sedans are unparalleled for city driving and bring a multitude of other benefits that include roomy interiors, comfortable rides, great fuel economy, and better price points.
However, if you still want to get away on the weekend, you may be wondering: can a sedan pull a camper? (more…)
Free Vs. Paid Vehicle History Reports
If you’re in the market for a used car, you may have heard the phrase “Vehicle History Report” being batted around. This is pretty much what it sounds like- a report that will tell you the details of a vehicle’s history (accessed using the VIN number) and help give some insight on whether a vehicle is a good purchasing decision.
What’s less clear is where to go for your Vehicle History Report, and whether you should cough up the cash for a paid service or just stick to the free. Let’s have a gander at your different options for obtaining a Vehicle History Report on a desired ride. (more…)
Whether it’s an inspection sticker, a parking sticker, a state park pass, or a something from your child’s school, sooner or later most of us will end up with a sticker placed somewhere on our car’s windshield or rear window. The good news is that when the sticker is no longer needed there are plenty of tips and tricks for how to remove it. The bad news is that is near impossible to remove the sticker without damaging it so don’t plan on reusing it anywhere else. (more…)
Anytime you are heading out for a drive in inclement weather like wind or rain, it’s a good idea to adjust your driving habits for safe travel. We cover three tips and tricks that can help drivers navigate the streets safely during strong winds below. (more…)
Is your daily commute getting you down? We have some apps that may help streamline the commuting process making it more enjoyable and stress-free. Find our 4 favorite car apps for commuters below. (more…)
We think test drives are the single greatest tool car shoppers have in their arsenal for ensuring that they end up with the right car for their needs. Test drives allow drivers to experience each model hands-on in a way that provides valuable information no amount of online research can. Today, we’re discussing our tips for having a successful test drive appointment below. (more…)