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Each type of tire has strong points and weak ones, and none is probably ideal for every situation or time of year, so it pays to know their strengths and weaknesses.
2020 Subaru WRX STI Series White

What’s the Difference Between Summer, Winter and ...

Each type of tire has strong points and weak ones, and none is probably ideal for every situation or time of year, so it pays to know their strengths and weaknesses.
The “L” was a staple position in early cars with automatic transmissions (which date from the 1940s), and it had some very practical purposes back when brakes weren’t as good.
2021 Chrysler Pacifica

What’s the ‘L’ in Your Shifter and When Should You Use It?

The “L” was a staple position in early cars with automatic transmissions (which date from the 1940s), and it had some very practical purposes back when brakes weren’t as good.
The Essential Car Care Educators program provides teachers with free oil changes at participating dealers nationwide — you don’t even need to own a Mazda.
2021 Mazda6 Carbon Edition

Better Than an Apple: Mazda Offers Teachers Free Service

The Essential Car Care Educators program provides teachers with free oil changes at participating dealers nationwide — you don’t even need to own a Mazda.
The radiator is a key component of the cooling system whose main responsibility is to cool the mixture of antifreeze and water that circulates throughout the engine.
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What Is a Radiator?

The radiator is a key component of the cooling system whose main responsibility is to cool the mixture of antifreeze and water that circulates throughout the engine.
Defrosters clear condensation from windows and melt frost, ice and snow. They work differently depending on whether they are for the windshield or the rear window.
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How Does a Car Defroster Work?

Defrosters clear condensation from windows and melt frost, ice and snow. They work differently depending on whether they are for the windshield or the rear window.
There are several possible causes of a misfire, from a fouled spark plug to a clogged fuel injector or faulty oxygen sensor.
2021 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat Redeye

What Is a Misfire and What Causes It?

There are several possible causes of a misfire, from a fouled spark plug to a clogged fuel injector or faulty oxygen sensor.
VVT-i stands for Variable Valve Timing-Intelligence, which is Toyota’s name for the variable-valve technology it uses in most of its vehicles.
2021 Lexus RX 450h engine

What Is a VVT-i Engine?

VVT-i stands for Variable Valve Timing-Intelligence, which is Toyota’s name for the variable-valve technology it uses in most of its vehicles.
Though coolant and antifreeze are often used interchangeably, they aren’t the same. Here are the differences car owners should be aware of.
Testing engine coolant to determine if it needs changing

What Is Coolant and Is It the Same as Antifreeze?

Though coolant and antifreeze are often used interchangeably, they aren’t the same. Here are the differences car owners should be aware of.
Every engine has at least one cam, which is shorthand for camshaft, and many current engines have two or more.
2022 Toyota 86

What Is a Cam?

Every engine has at least one cam, which is shorthand for camshaft, and many current engines have two or more.
VDC is the name of the electronic stability control system on Nissan and Infiniti vehicles.
2021 Nissan Kicks

What Does VDC Mean?

VDC is the name of the electronic stability control system on Nissan and Infiniti vehicles.