Electric cars do not need motor oil as they don’t have the conventional internal combustion engine with all the moving parts. … Plug-in hybrids (and hybrids) still require…

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Transmissions don’t last forever, but they can last a long time and run well if you take care of them. With minimum effort and not much maintenance you’ll…

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A flawless fiber of glass pulled lengthwise is five times stronger than steel! Although glass is quite strong, it’s also very brittleand the brittleness explains why glass breaks…

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Every car diagnostic test starts with check engine light code reading, AKA OBD2 Codes reading, and this will only take several minutes. The mechanics will plug in a…

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We can help you get a reading yourself. Borrow an OBD reader to get a Check Engine Light reading with the AutoZone Free Fix Finder Service. It’s a…

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Collision coverage takes care of car bumper repair, subject to your deductible. Collision pays for damage to your own car that’s caused in a collision — not only…

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No, Costco does not install car batteries. While the warehouse stores do sell Interstate batteries –for road and recreational vehicles, as well as certain equipment, like lawnmowers –…

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When your child reaches the highest weight or height limit allowed for his forward-facing child safety seat with a harness, he should use a belt-positioning booster seat until…

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How long does it take a windshield crack to spread? There may not be a specific length of time it takes for a crack to spread across the…

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What are the attributes of a good bumper system? Geometry, stability and energy absorption. Bumpers on colliding vehicles should line up geometrically so that they engage each other…

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