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Volkswagen Tiguan Review

Volkswagen has taken another step in merging the SUV with the car, but unlike the smaller Crosspolo, this one actually makes sense – it actually has all wheel drive while the Crosspolo was a Polo with a higher ride height and some extra cladding. The Tiguan is also more fun …

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How to Steer into a Skid

You hear all sorts of advice about what to do in a skid.  The truth is, until you’ve actually practiced what you will do, chances are you will do the wrong thing when the time comes. On your driving test, most likely you are told to steer in the opposite …

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How to Remove Brake Caliper Pistons

Removing brake calliper pistons isn’t too hard to do, but the trick is to get yourself organised before you make a start. First of all, buy a proper repair manual for your vehicle’s make and model. Next thing, does your car have ABS braking, if so, disconnect the battery before …

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Making a Tank of Gas go the Extra Mile

Although the price of gas has been dropping over the past couple of months, it is a good idea to find or continue practises that will allow you to save money and make the gasoline in your vehicle go further, especially if you cannot afford the high cost of a …

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Future of Car Saftey

The future of car safety lies in the design of stronger, more tensile materials, by automobile engineers and body parts manufacturers, of bodies, fenders and associated safety equipment that is now available in newer cars and will be expanded upon with each new model introduced to the public. Not much …

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How to Improve Fuel Mileage

There are many things you can do to improve your gas mileage, some are free and simple and some are expensive and complicated. Improving the gas mileage in your vehicle will save you lots of money, and help the environment so everybody wins. One easy and cheap way to get …

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Avoid Accidents on Icy Roads

When driving during the cold winter months, it is extremely dangerous to drive on icy roads without the proper tires, inflated to the proper PSI (pounds per square inch of air), with good treads.  Drivers must keep a much further distance than normal between vehicles when they happen upon a …

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Car Reviews 2007 Pontiac G6

There is no better feeling than zooming down the highway, and cruising past everyone on the road. Watching as you leave other cars in the dust, you just look back and hope that you didn’t hurt the feelings of the driver in the next lane. As they watch me, all …

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Safe Car Travel

Many of us will soon be traveling over the river and through the woods to Grandmother’s house for the holidays. Your safety and comfort on the road can be secured with just a few easy preparations. First, make sure your vehicle has had the proper maintenance and that all of …

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