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SYNTHETIC & CONVENTIONAL OILS: DO THEY MIX?

Posted by Zane Winberg on

If you’re a casual car owner you may not know the difference between synthetic and conventional oils. If you’re a more serious auto enthusiast you may know the differences and have a preference, but wonder about switching, mixing, or the benefits of your current preference. It’s important information for every car owner and auto enthusiast to understand, as it improves your car’s function and performance. Conventional oil is basic crude oil with simple additives to increase heat tolerance and improve lubrication. It’s cheaper than synthetic options, and it will get the job done if you’re a casual driver in totally normal...

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3 EASY WAYS TO INCREASE FUEL EFFICIENCY

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Fuel efficiency is all the rage now. Forget big, loud vehicles - everyone is more concerned about what they’re paying at the pump, and being as green as possible without sacrificing comfort. The most compelling argument for fuel efficiency is of course the cost, but there are other added benefits. A car that is using gasoline efficiently isn’t leaving anything extra behind. That means less damage and gunk in your engine. It means your car will make it to gas stations for years longer than other cars, as well as visiting those gas stations less frequently. Pretty much everyone is...

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NEW YEAR’S RESOLUTIONS FOR YOUR CAR

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Eat more vegetables, drink more water, get a gym pass, read a book or two… New Year’s Resolutions are all around! There’s nothing better than a fresh start to get your life to a better, cleaner, healthier place. Even if most of our New Year’s Resolutions are abandoned a few months in, if it causes you to make a few good changes then at least it’s worth that, right? Right. Making New Year’s Resolutions is a good idea for you, but have you ever thought about adding your car to that? You don’t even realize how much time you spend...

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HOW TO PREPARE YOUR CAR TO SELL

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It’s time.  You’ve saved up, done the research, and test drove your top contenders for the important spot of “new car.” Maybe you even made the purchase! Getting a new car is a fun and exciting reward, for sure. But now you might need to undertake the accompanying task of selling your old car. This can seem daunting, but it doesn’t have to be difficult. It is certainly a task which you want to take seriously, in order to get the most possible value out of your previously beloved car.   Step 1 - Check out the Blue Book and...

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WHAT WHEEL DRIVE IS BEST FOR YOU?

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Today the auto market is flooded with different models and types of cars, making your choices essentially endless. Where before most cars were simply two-wheel drive, now you have a wide range of options from front wheel drive or rear wheel drive, to four-wheel drive and all-wheel drive! If you do opt for four-wheel drive or all-wheel drive, you can also choose between cars that are full-time or part-time users of the wheel drive choices. It’s smart to weigh these decisions carefully, because the drive you choose will impact a lot more than just the type of drive system you go home...

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