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Making The Right Tire Call—Why You Should Switch For The Season


Some tires are designed for specific conditions. Summer and warm weather tires are firmer, and built to stand up to the continual wear of hot pavement on the treads. Those treads are more shallow to maximize speed and agility. The increased rubber contact with the road makes them better for cornering, and precision, and grip during the warmer months. 


Winter tires offer a bit more flex, and are made with a softer rubber. The treads are much deeper than their summer counterparts as well. These two factors make it possible for winter tires to penetrate snow and slush that might…

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Why Buying Used Isn’t Like It Used To Be



There are plenty of reasons you should consider buying a used vehicle when you’re in the market for transportation. Old ideas about buying used continue to be perpetuated by people who haven’t bought used in recent years, so let’s take a moment to unpack some of the myths about used vehicles. You may find that some of your own thoughts about used cars aren’t true!

Not As Reliable

Many people believe that used vehicles aren’t as reliable as a brand new purchase. While it may be the case that buying a junked used vehicle can…

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Get Ahead Of Fall Maintenance With These Tips!


When you live in an area that sees a significant change with the seasons, like here in Burlington Vermont, you know you need to plan ahead for the changing of the seasons. That’s why we’ve compiled a quick checklist for you to reference as the days get shorter and the nights grow colder!


Touch Up The Windshield

No matter how careful you are, sometimes your windshield can get hit with little scratches and chips. It’s possible you’ve had the same crack in your window for quite a while, but before fall’s lower temperatures roll around…

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Top Five Uses of WD40 in Your Car

 

WD40 is pretty much the duct tape of lubricants. This convenience in a can has been every mechanics’ best friend for years now, and it’s because it’s so versatile! Not only is WD40 a lubricant but it’s actually a cleaner and a penetrating oil. You can use this stuff for so much, but here are some of our favorite ways to use it on your car.

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Six Mistakes Car Owners Make

 

So, you want to do some work on your vehicle all by yourself. You’re ready to finally get your hands dirty and get down to the nitty gritty of your car. They always say, “Do it yourself”, and now it’s time you take the advice. Well, best of luck! But, before you get started you might want to read our list of the six major mistakes DIYers make.

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How Winter Tires and Other Tires Are Made

You hear about winter tires, all-season tires and different types of tires for different seasons. However, you are probably wondering what the difference is. The one thing that distinguishes the winter tires from other seasons is how they are made. This is a huge factor in how they perform on the road.

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Connecting Cables To Your Battery

When you begin jump-starting a battery, you need to make sure both vehicles are turned off and that both hoods are up so that you can access the battery posts. Starting with the dead battery, connect a red cable to the positive post. You'll then connect the other red cable to the other positive post on the good battery.

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How Washing Your Car Can Protect It from the Elements

When you wash your car, you're not just getting rid of dust and debris. You're also ensuring that the weather can't cause any lasting harm. We here at Autosaver MAX want you to be an informed car owner so that you can get the most out of your purchase. Here are some ways that the weather can affect your vehicle's exterior.

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