General Motors is increasing the number and brands of cars included in a recall that was announced last week. The recall now affects 1.6 million vehicles built between 2003 and 2007. 96 more words
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You might get a heated argument over whether spring, summer, fall or winter is the best season, but everyone seems to agree on the worst: pothole season. 660 more words
Question: I drive mostly locally. My car has about 75,000 miles on it. Do I really need to change the transmission fluid?
Answer: Extreme temperatures, towing heavy loads and normal stress from driving are hard on transmissions, and this includes in-town driving. 413 more words
This winter has been full of snow and ice. If you hit a slippery patch on the road and your car has anti-lock brakes, you should: 76 more words
For many of us, replacing our vehicle’s timing belt isn’t a top-of-mind activity. But knowing when this critical engine part needs to be replaced can save you hundreds of dollars and a sudden, aggravating breakdown. 551 more words