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What is a CVT Transmission? Pros and Cons

Published 07:00 AM, Fri November 10, 2017


  If you’re shopping for a new vehicle, you may come across the term CVT Transmission. What does this term mean? And more pointedly, is it something you should buy—or something you should avoid?   Defining the Term   We’ll start with a basic definition. When you see CVT, what it denotes is a “continuously […]


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What Does the Check Engine Light Mean?

Published 07:00 AM, Fri October 27, 2017


  The check engine light is a mysterious thing: Most vehicle owners are aware that it exists, and that seeing it turn yellow is never a good sign. And yet, many drivers are unsure of exactly what an engine warning might entail, or what the protocol is when they see it come on. The engine […]


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How are Car Wash Companies Conserving Water?

Published 07:00 AM, Fri September 29, 2017


  The Water Conservation Act of 2009 introduced strict usage rates for urban centers. These rates were put into effect in an effort to reduce usage by at least 20% by 2020. The provisions provide usage targets that retailers must comply with to remain eligible for grants or loans. In addition, it spells out different […]


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Types of Springs for Your Vehicle

Published 07:00 AM, Wed August 16, 2017


  As you drive your car, the wheels and tires come intact with varying types of terrain, including speed bumps, rough patches, potholes and over highway hazards. The up and down motion from this can be highly disruptive to your driving experience but fortunately, modern automobiles are outfitted with springs, which absorb much of this […]


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What Happens if My Car Doesn’t Pass a Smog Test?

Published 07:00 AM, Wed August 2, 2017


  In several states across the country, motorists are required to take their car in for an emissions test before they are allowed to have it registered. The purpose of the emissions test is to reduce the amount of harmful, toxic gases released into the environment. When a vehicle passes the emissions test or “smog […]


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