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Those annoying calls that remind you that your vehicle’s warranty has expired, or is about to, may not just be aggressive telemarketing. They might be scams, the FTC warns.
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Why Do I Keep Getting Phone Calls About My Car’s Warranty ...

Those annoying calls that remind you that your vehicle’s warranty has expired, or is about to, may not just be aggressive telemarketing. They might be scams, the FTC warns.
You probably know buying a hybrid car will save you some gas, if you’re comparing it with a similar non-hybrid. But there are some things you might not know.
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So You Want to Buy a Hybrid Car: 6 Things to Know

You probably know buying a hybrid car will save you some gas, if you’re comparing it with a similar non-hybrid. But there are some things you might not know.
Overfilling with oil can cause foaming, which turns a slippery lubricant into a sudsy fluid with air bubbles that diminish the lubricating and cooling properties.
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What Happens When You Overfill Your Car With Oil?

Overfilling with oil can cause foaming, which turns a slippery lubricant into a sudsy fluid with air bubbles that diminish the lubricating and cooling properties.
2020 Cadillac XT5 Sport

What Do DOHC, SOHC and OHV Stand For?

Nappa leather is a top-quality leather that was named for the Napa Valley in California where the tanning company that developed it was located.
2018 Audi TT RS

What Is Nappa Leather?

Nappa leather is a top-quality leather that was named for the Napa Valley in California where the tanning company that developed it was located.
Halogen bulbs are rapidly being replaced by brighter and whiter light-emitting diodes and even brighter high-intensity-discharge lights filled with xenon gas.
2020 Buick Encore GX

Xenon Vs. LED Headlights: What’s the Difference?

Halogen bulbs are rapidly being replaced by brighter and whiter light-emitting diodes and even brighter high-intensity-discharge lights filled with xenon gas.
Here are brands that offer some form of complimentary scheduled maintenance for their 2021 new vehicles.

Which Cars Have Free Maintenance for 2021?

Here are brands that offer some form of complimentary scheduled maintenance for their 2021 new vehicles.
Browse options for products you can buy, and some you may already have at home, to get road tar off your car.
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How to Get Tar Off a Car

Browse options for products you can buy, and some you may already have at home, to get road tar off your car.
Checking out issues of concern or safety is the main purpose of a vehicle safety inspection.
Hyundai dealership service center

What Are Vehicle Safety Inspection Points?

Checking out issues of concern or safety is the main purpose of a vehicle safety inspection.
The power control module, aka PCM, manages the engine, transmission and other systems based on information it receives from various sensors around the vehicle.
Check Engine LIght

What Is a PCM?

The power control module, aka PCM, manages the engine, transmission and other systems based on information it receives from various sensors around the vehicle.

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