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Your Tire Experts!

Right now our fall roads look like this and it is easy to forget that snowflakes will be falling in no time flat. Call or stop in and visit with Marty, Pat or Josh to get your tires in shape for winter roads. 28 more words

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NHTSA Examining 163 New Complaints Of Unintended Acceleration In Toyota Vehicles

Just six months after it was announced that Toyota would pay $1.2 billion to close a case involving the unintended acceleration in a number of vehicles, the car manufacture is facing a federal probe over the same issue. 519 more words

Pop-Mech Auto-Focus: Now That Cars Have Black Boxes, Am I Being Tracked?

Who gets access to the info in your vehicle’s event data recorder?

A black box, formally known as an event data recorder (EDR), and informally known as a narc-in-the-box, logs a variety of data regarding the operation of the vehicle in which it’s installed. 168 more words

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We now sell NIADA Certified Pre-Owned!

What does it mean to say you sell NIADA certified pre-owned?  It means that the car you are buying has been inspected and insured. NIADA has an inspection list that we run each vehicle through. 34 more words

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Chrysler Recalling Nearly 189,000 SUVs

DETROIT (AP) — Chrysler is recalling almost 189,000 Jeep Grand Cherokees and Dodge Durangos in the U.S. to fix a fuel pump problem that can cause the SUVs to stall. 610 more words

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Motor Mouth: The ultimate response to road raging lunatics

The Massachusetts Institute of Technology recently deemed driving as stress-inducing as skydiving. I can’t even imagine what would possess a sentient human being to jump out of a perfectly good airplane, but I can certainly imagine that hurtling towards the earth at 200+ kilometres an hour might be stress-inducing. 1,091 more words

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House Panel: Safety Agency Mishandled GM Recall

WASHINGTON (AP) - The agency responsible for safety on the nation’s roads was years late in detecting a deadly problem with General Motors cars and lacks the expertise to oversee increasingly complex vehicles, congressional Republicans charged Tuesday in a new report. 881 more words

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