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Top 5 Things Every Motorist Needs To Check Before Leaving Town

Hitting the open road remains one of the best cures for cabin fever. See our pre-trip checklist plus a reader bonus--useful take-alongs.

Multipoint Inspection Finds The Problems You Don't See

Winter arrives quickly and hits hard in many parts of the country. Scheduling a multipoint inspection for the vehicle is crucial with frosty, frigid months ahead.

Cool Tips For Your July Excursions

A warm breeze, the sound of soft rubber on a hot pavement and canine slobber on the rear windows. Welcome to the Dog Days.

How can you up your summer fun quotient and keep your cool when the mercury rises?

Attack Of The Gunk: Deposits That Slow Engine Performance

A little engine gunk can go unnoticed. Over time though, too much robs fuel economy and bogs down acceleration.

If you’re noticing these symptoms, it might be time to look at the fuel system--especially if your engine has between 96,000 and 160,000 kilometers.

Pre-trip Checklist For Adventure Away-From-Home

Hitting the open road remains one of life’s simplest pleasures.

Review our vehicle checklist before heading out this summer--especially if your vehicle has been a bit overlooked during stay-at-home requirements.

Steering Fluid Issues May Trigger Driving, Handling Problems

You're not navigating that winding road without power steering.

Power steering might be one of your vehicle’s most underappreciated technologies. But as the miles build up, bits of plastic and rubber inside the system can wear down and cause problems.

Keep Your Cool While Traveling In Summer

Summer heat can’t be bullied, bought, reasoned, or negotiated with. The only option is to prepare for the bruising effects of summer temperatures.

Here’s our suggestions for beating the heat.

Improve Efficiency With Engine Air Filter Replacement

The humble engine air filter not only affects performance but engine longevity as well. Find out if it's time for a replacement before the next road trip.

Frigid In Your Car? Could Be Quick, Easy Fix

You shouldn’t have to wear a jacket to stay warm in your vehicle this winter. The climate control system may simply need some minor adjustments before traveling for the upcoming holidays.

Your Battery Wants to Tell You Something

Those first cold mornings after a long, hot summer can be the death knell for your battery.

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