Ceramic Coating Review: Ceramic Pro vs. Armor Shield IX

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For car enthusiasts, a vehicle embodies both luxury and a sense of freedom. Driving that beautiful and powerful piece of machinery in gorgeous weather is one of the rewards for working so hard at keeping that car pristine and in good working condition. But, the world is given to entropy, and …

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Save $1000’s in Mechanic Fees with this little device

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This new device instantly tells you if there’s a problem with your car, how severe it is, and if its an emergency or not (all in simple and easy to understand terms) – without the need to visit an expensive auto repair shop or mechanic Have you ever gone to an auto …

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The Truth About OBDII Car Scanners

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What is an OBD-II scan tool?An OBD-II scan tool basically communicates with your vehicle’s onboard computer and tells you what code the computer is throwing and if there is a problem that needs to be resolved. We have all experienced the dreaded check engine light. This little amber light can …

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5 Cheap and Easy Car Hacks

Car care can be an expensive business. At CarUpgrade we love automobiles, so we’ve scoured the web and collected some tips to keep your car in tip top condition, without breaking the bank. Use toothpaste to clean your headlights:A cheap, easy tip that requires a little arm strength. Use some toothpaste and rub it …

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7 Practical Tips to Extend the life of Your Car

Are These Points on Your Checklist? Extending the life of your car is not as difficult as you think it is. Using some simple measures, you can easily extend its life by a few years. Here are 10 relatively simple ways to extend your vehicle’s life: Tend to repairs: Every …

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5 Essential Tips for New Drivers

Follow These Guidelines to Keep Out of Trouble Whether you have passed your driving test in the first or third attempt, it doesn’t really matter. You have done the hard yards and it is now time to reap the rewards. Any experienced driver will tell you that the only way …

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5 Useful Winter Tips For Your Car

Are You Following This Checklist Every Winter? We often take our car for granted because of the reliability it provides every single time we start it. However, it can start acting funny once winter comes along. Here are some simple tricks to ensure that your car keeps purring along smoothly …

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A Beginner’s Guide to Buying a Used Car

Never Get Taken For a Ride Again….. Sometimes you simply need to buy a used car because it makes economic sense. At times, it allows you to own that car model you always desired. Buying a used car can be tricky. Salesmen have been known to use every trick in …

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10 Simple Summer Car Care Tips

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Sorry to be the bearer of bad news, but car care doesn’t take a vacation between Memorial Day and Labor Day. The warmer months present some challenges to personal transportation and maintenance, but this list will help us all have a summer we can enjoy. Here are our top 10 …

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