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170,000! There are 170,000 gas stations in the United States. Hold that thought for a minute and I’ll get back to it, and I’ll tell you why it may be the most important statistic in the entire discussion about high gasoline prices. In 1973, before the Arab oil embargo, the …

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Hyundai Sonata and Ford Fusion

Ford Fusion: (Starting at $19,620) (23 city/34 highway) Hyundai Sonata: (Starting at $18,720) (22 city/32 highway) You may be looking at the title of this piece and assuming that these are the kings of the bargain basement when it comes to four cylinder family cars. But while they may lack …

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Finding the cause and cure for an engine misfire

The nice thing about a spark ignition engine is that it is a completely logical device. The Otto cycle describes the operation of a four-cycle spark ignition engine. When the typical spark ignition engine fails to perform properly some part, or parts, of the cycle are not being satisfied. Therein …

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The z Series Corvette

For the past 50 years, the Chevrolet Corvette has been recognized as the iconic American Sportscar. Generations of automotive enthusiasts have enjoyed and appreciated the cutting edge design, performance and drivability that the Corvette alone provides. Still, even amongst Corvette owners, there has been an elite series of production Corvettes …

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Used Honda

While Chrysler claims to have invented the minivan (Renault actually invented it a year earlier with its plastic bodied Espace), the Caravan sure did refine the concept. For years the Caravan reigned supreme as the minivan of choice as the Ford Windstars and Nissan Quests of the car world withered …

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Mini Vans Uncool – uncool

It’s such a shame to say it but, really, “uncool” is the label for someone who drives a mini-van in the world of Today.  I feel this is mainly due to the style, specs and feel of the current mini-vans.  Really, when you size today’s mini-vans up against their Ghost’s …

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How to Avoid getting your Car Plowed in

The snowy season is almost upon us and it won’t be long before snow plows become a regular occurring sight. While you might be glad that the plows are out there and the roads will be slightly better to drive on, you should keep in mind where you car is. You …

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How to keep a Cars Valuation High

Car prices, both new and used, certainly aren’t cheap today, and their value should be protected so that the highest re-sale price can be achieved when it comes time to sell or trade. There are numerous ways to enhance the value of the typical automobile, so the focus here is …

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