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You decided to post an ad and you found a buyer. Now it's time to say goodbye to your car. See a few last-minute reminders.
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How to Transfer Ownership When You Sell Your Car

You decided to post an ad and you found a buyer. Now it's time to say goodbye to your car. See a few last-minute reminders.
Here is a ranking by brand of new-car warranties for retail buyers based on the three main coverage areas: bumper-to-bumper, powertrain and roadside assistance.
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Which Vehicles Have the Best Warranty Coverage?

Here is a ranking by brand of new-car warranties for retail buyers based on the three main coverage areas: bumper-to-bumper, powertrain and roadside assistance.
Shoppers have concerns about EV batteries — and they should — but those concerns often focus on the wrong thing. Let us steer you toward the issues worth considering.
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Your Guide to EV Batteries: Premature Death, Range Loss and ...

Shoppers have concerns about EV batteries — and they should — but those concerns often focus on the wrong thing. Let us steer you toward the issues worth considering.
All 10 of the models in our cheap SUV list are subcompacts, and they’re ordered by base price, from least to most expensive.
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Here Are the 10 Cheapest New SUVs You Can Buy Right Now

All 10 of the models in our cheap SUV list are subcompacts, and they’re ordered by base price, from least to most expensive.
Approach, breakover and departure angles indicate how steep of a hill a vehicle can go up and over.
2020 Toyota Tacoma

What Are Approach, Breakover and Departure Angles?

Approach, breakover and departure angles indicate how steep of a hill a vehicle can go up and over.
Heel-and-toe shifting is a technique used on cars with manual transmissions to help smooth out downshifts.
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What Is Heel-and-Toe Shifting?

Heel-and-toe shifting is a technique used on cars with manual transmissions to help smooth out downshifts.
An "acquisition fee" is a fee charged by an automotive leasing company for originating the lease.
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What Is an Acquisition Fee for an Auto Lease?

An "acquisition fee" is a fee charged by an automotive leasing company for originating the lease.
In the case of cars, “pillars” refer to roof pillars, and they’re lettered front to back.
2020 Toyota C-HR

What Are A-, B-, C- and D-Pillars in a Car?

In the case of cars, “pillars” refer to roof pillars, and they’re lettered front to back.
While it’s tempting to squeeze in as much gas as possible when you fill your tank, filling it past the pump’s first automatic shut-off can damage your car to the tune of hundreds of dollars.
2020 Ford Transit 150

What Happens When You Fill Up With Too Much Gas?

While it’s tempting to squeeze in as much gas as possible when you fill your tank, filling it past the pump’s first automatic shut-off can damage your car to the tune of hundreds of dollars.
The National Insurance Crime Bureau warned that potential fraudsters can use this time to prey on innocent used-car buyers by selling cars that have been impacted by flooding.
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This Hurricane Season, Learn to Spot a Flood-Damaged Car

The National Insurance Crime Bureau warned that potential fraudsters can use this time to prey on innocent used-car buyers by selling cars that have been impacted by flooding.