Why Used Trucks Make Good Financial Sense For Small Businesses

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For many businesses, a truck or semi trailer is their primary source of income. Whether they are in the heavy haulage industry or just require the trucks to move their own construction or industrial equipment from site to site, there are many ways in which heavy-duty trucks can be useful. However, starting up these small businesses can be quite tricky and they can set you back a fair amount of cash.

12 May 2021

3 Reasons Your Transmission Is Overheating

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Replacing or rebuilding your automatic transmission can be a significant expense. Transmission replacement costs can often even exceed the value of the car! Because replacing a transmission is not something to take lightly, it's essential to recognize problems early and address them before they become critical failures. Overheating is one of the more common symptoms of failure that you may experience before your transmission gives out entirely. Depending on the severity of the problem, you may notice a burning odor, problems shifting, or your car may illuminate a warning light and enter limp mode.

18 September 2020

Reasons Why A Windshield Repair May Not Have Stopped A Chip From Growing

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When there is a chip or crack present on your windshield, it is important that you attempt to have the chip repaired as quickly as possible. Windshield chip or crack repair is done with resin, a material that helps to fill in the chip or crack, stopping it from growing. However, not every repair works, and you may find that your chip or crack grows, despite being repaired. Here are a few of the most common reasons why a windshield repair may not have stopped your chip from growing.

25 June 2019

3 Winter Upgrades For Your Car To Make Winter Driving Conditions Safer

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Winter driving conditions can be very hazardous, and you want to make sure your car is prepared for cold weather. Before the winter months arrive, you may want to consider upgrades that help improve performance and handling of your car during winter weather to keep you safe. Here are some winter weather upgrades for your car to ensure your safety in winter driving conditions: 1. Installing All-Weather Tires to Get A Better Grip on Icy Roads

10 September 2018

Just Got An Old Diesel Car Or Truck? Keep It Running With These Tips

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If you recently bought an old diesel car or truck, you may have some concerns about keeping it up. Although diesel cars and trucks are great vehicles, they can face a few problems during their lifetime, including fuel and engine problems. With the tips below, you can keep your old diesel-fueled vehicle running smoothly. Change Your Oil Regularly If the vehicle sat without running for a long time, it's important to check and change its oil and filter.

18 January 2018

3 Reasons To Invest In Roadside Assistance

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Many drivers think about purchasing car insurance, but forget to consider roadside assistance. This added protection can make you feel safer and can get you out of a difficult situation when you need help most. In many cases, roadside assistance doesn't cost all that much to protect yourself. Keep reading to better understand the reasons as to why you may want to start investing in roadside assistance coverage. Get Help with a Flat Tire

13 July 2017

4 Mistakes To Avoid With Your Transmission

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Your car's transmission is easy to overlook when everything is smooth sailing. But if it begins to fail, it's hard to bring it back around. That's why stopping problems in their tracks is key to avoiding the need for a replacement. To keep your car in tip-top shape, here are four mistakes to avoid with your transmission. Overheating A vast majority of transmission failures are due to overheating. So just as you do something to remedy a fever, you need to address a hot transmission right away.

11 May 2017