Advantages and Disadvantages of a Manual Transmission

Posted on December 4th, 2013 by Frank

Do you drive a stick, or does the thought of it make you want to jump into your automatic vehicle and drive away? While automatic vehicles have become the norm, there are several advantages and disadvantages to driving a car with a manual transmission. Advantages Besides being fun to drive (for those who know how!), […]

3 Things You Should Never Do to Your Auto Glass

Posted on November 26th, 2013 by Frank

After yesterday’s snowfall, was your car covered in snow and ice? Now that winter is here, we are all too familiar with shoveling to get our car out of its parking spot and scraping ice off the windshield. You may have heard the following tricks for removing ice and snow from your windshield, but take […]

Jump-Starting Your Car in 15 Steps

Posted on November 20th, 2013 by Frank

When you’ve got places to be, the worst thing that can happen is your car failing to start. In many cases, the cause is a dead battery. All you need are some jumper cables and a friend with a car and you will be back on the road in no time! Before you begin, check […]

You’ve Got the Power!

Posted on November 13th, 2013 by Frank

Remember the good old days when you had to crank your car’s windows up and down? While it might have been a nice arm exercise, there are several reasons you rarely see new cars with manual windows anymore. Power windows have a variety of benefits, such as the following: Control.┬áDrivers hold all of the power […]

Driving in the Dark

Posted on November 6th, 2013 by Frank

Did you remember to “fall back” this weekend? As nice as it is to get an extra hour of sleep, daylight savings time also means commuters will spend more time driving in the dark. It may not seem like a big deal, but driving in the dark after a long day at work makes it […]