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  • 3 Things To Look For When Choosing A Good Truck Towing Company

    If you are in the trucking business, then there is a good chance that you will eventually need to hire a towing company, no matter how hard you might try to take good care of your rig. Even though there are a lot of towing companies out there that specialize in providing services for truckers and the companies that they work for, not all truck towing companies are created equally. These are a few things that you will want to look for when choosing the right truck towing company for your needs.
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  • 3 Vehicle Systems That Could Be Ruined By Driving Through a Flooded Roadway

    You've heeded the warnings countless times—do not drive through a flooded road. At any moment, flood water can sweep your vehicle away. Ask any one of your friends, family members, and employees if they've ever driven through several inches of water, and they would likely say they have and that nothing happened. But ask a follow-up question regarding their vehicle's problems since the flood, and they may change their tune. Here's why.
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  • 3 Simple Rules for Keeping Your New Ride As Good As New for the Long Haul

    So you have made the jump and decided it is time to get a new car; the cost of a new car can be one of the biggest investments you make. However, too much of the time, auto owners invest in a new ride and see it start to show signs of trouble within a few short years. If you want to see the newness of your vehicle last well beyond the extended-warranty period, there are a few basic maintenance rules you need to keep in mind.
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  • Caring For Your Aluminum Flatbed To Keep It Looking Like New

    If you just purchased a pickup truck with an aluminum flatbed, you are most likely enjoying the convenience it provides in being able to make hauls with a sturdy base to hold them. It is important to take the time to care for aluminum properly so it does not suffer from premature wear or damage. Here are some steps you can take to maintain the original appearance of your truck's aluminum bed for as long as possible.
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  • Wheel Alignment Concerns And Questions Car Owners May Need Answered

    Ensuring that your car's wheels are properly aligned is a critical aspect of maintaining the vehicle. However, it is a need that can be easy for drivers to misunderstand or fail to fully appreciate. To protect you from falling victim to the mistake of neglecting this part of maintaining your car. How Can You Know If Your Car's Alignment Is Incorrect? The warning signs that your wheels are out of alignment can be rather subtle.
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  • 3 Tips For Caring For A Vehicle With A Diesel Engine

    People choose to purchase vehicles with a diesel engine for a number of reasons, such as increased fuel efficiency over gas-powered engines, engine reliability with an extended lifespan, and lower carbon emissions. While a vehicle with a diesel engine has many benefits, it also requires some maintenance and care that is a little different than that of a gas-powered engine. Use the following tips to care for your vehicle with a diesel engine:
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  • Talking About Fifth Wheels, Not Third Wheels: Why You May Never Have Heard Of Them

    When someone says he/she does not want to be "the third wheel," he/she means that he/she does not want to be riding along with a dating couple on the couple's adventures. When you hear "fifth wheel", you might think it is something similar, like perhaps the fifth person riding along with two couples. However, fifth wheels are actually something quite different--they are RV-style campers. Here is why you may never have heard of them.
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  • About Shopping For A Used Freightliner Truck That Is Reliable

    Do you need a freightliner truck to start making deliveries to clients in? If you are looking to spend as little money as possible, you might be interested in buying a used truck. It is possible that you will actually come across a used truck that is just as good as a new one, especially if the parts are new. The best way to find the most ideal truck is by hiring a mechanic to check it out before moving forward with the purchase.
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  • Gear Up For Holiday Travel

    Are you planning to drive somewhere for the holidays? If you are, now is the time to get your car ready for the trip. The following tips will help you prepare your car for a long journey this holiday season. Check Your Tires The state of your tires is critical when it comes to holiday travel. Good tires with proper tread will help your car stay on the road when driving through snow, over ice, and in wet, rainy conditions.
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  • Identifying Transmission Problems By Sounds Or Smells

    Most of us just drive our cars without thinking about it too much. The main way that the large majority of people are going to be keyed into a problem is when a strange sound or smell occurs. Here are a few examples of sounds and smells out of the ordinary that indicate that you may have a transmission issue.   Burning Smell Obviously transmission fluid overheating isn't the only cause of smelling burning in your car, but it's a common one.
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