Knowing When and How to Use Your High Beams

How to Use Your High Beams? Have you ever been driving at night and been honked at because your headlights were too bright?  You might be wondering,”Is it ever okay to use my high beams?” When you should Here’s a good general rule of thumb: if there are no other drivers around (or very few),…
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What To Do When You Hydroplane

What To Do When You Hydroplane? Hydroplaning can be a scary and dangerous experience. Here are three things you should do when you hydroplane. 1. Don’t panic Panicking makes your brain focus on the situation not the solution. When you stay calm, you can think quickly and more clearly. If you start hydroplaning, take a…
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Tips for Driving Safely When It’s Raining

The more carefully you drive when it’s raining, the less likely you are to get into a car accident. Check out these 3 simple tips for driving safely in the rain. 1. Put away distractions Distracted driving is dangerous driving. In fact, according to The National Safety Council, 1.6 million crashes each year were caused…
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5 Ways to Prevent Flat Tires

Flat Tires “An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.” Benjamin Franklin’s wise words ring true when it comes to flat tires: the best way to not have to deal with them is to prevent them in the first place. Here are 5 ways to prevent a flat tire. 1. Check the tire…
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Is Roadside Assistance Worth It?

Roadside assistance is like 911 for your car. When your car breaks down, it’s not right next to a mechanic. It’s usually on the highway, and it usually happens when you’re on your way to something important, right? There are numerous car troubles that can happen at a moment’s notice, from dead batteries to flat…
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5 Things Your Car Needs for Winter Weather

Winter takes a toll on many things, especially your car. How do you make sure your car can handle the colder temperatures and dangerous road conditions? Here are 5 things your car needs for winter weather. Antifreeze Make sure your engine has enough antifreeze and add more if it’s running low. There are plenty of…
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