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Sep
19

Learn More About Used Fords for Sale at Your Local Dealership

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When you’re looking at used cars for sale, you may be surprised to learn that almost 40 million used cars change hands every year. While many of these cars are purchased through private-party transactions, a large percentage are purchased from car dealerships.

On average, any given vehicle will have 3 owners throughout its lifespan. It’s interesting to note that IHS Markit research predicts that by 2021, there will be 20 million vehicles that are over 25 years old on the road. Have you been driving the same vehicle for a while? If you’re not sure what make and model you want to buy yet, why not consider taking a Toyota Prius or a Ford for a test drive?

Sep
10

New or Used? Buy or Lease? Many Decisions to Make When Looking for a Car

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Cars are part of life for people in the U.S. In 2014, nearly 90% of people reported owning a car, and even for those who don’t own their own car, the vast majority of them have drivers licenses and drive at least occasionally. There is a lot to know about owning a car and taking care of it. Here are some of the most important considerations.

When you are thinking about getting a car, you have to decide whether you want to get a new car or a used one and whether you will buy or lease. There are pros and cons to the choices, and you have to make sure you fully understand the options.

The big advantage to buying a used car is that it is cheaper. Cars depreciate tremendously in their f

Sep
09

Want Better Mileage and a More Convenient Means of Travel? Check Out Motorcycles and Scooters!

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Are you searching for a second mode of transportation? Whether you want to save on gas or enjoy a means of open-air transportation, have you considered a motorcycle? Just imagine your commute to work when riding a motorcycle rather than sitting behind the wheel of a car or truck? Then there’s all the exhilarating weekend rides that can be had just for fun and relaxation.

First-time buyers account for 22% of new motorcycle purchases, such as for Honda Powersports. It’s pretty obvious that motorcycles are popular in the United States. In 2015 alone, for example, Americans purchased over 500,000 motorcycles. This was an increase of 3.55% over 2014 sales, which shows that more and more people are opting for this means of travel.

On a

Sep
09

How Long Has It Been Since Your Car’s Last Oil Change?

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It was not one of your very best moments.
As you pulled up for your scheduled oil change 20 minutes late, you realized that you had no idea where the keys to the car were. After only having this car with a keyless start for three months, you have still not gotten used to the whole process. You were already stressed because you had not anticipated all of the Monday morning traffic, and now as you explained to the car maintenance manager that you could not find the keys, your anxiousness escalated. Although she was calm and had clearly seen the same problem before, you still felt foolish. After a few minutes, she asked if she could look at your back seat. As soon as you agreed, she looked and reported that she did not see any keys, but that there was a backpack. At that moment, you remembered that you had

Sep
09

Is There a Call to a Wine Tour Transportation Company in Your Future?

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Getting around is a pretty important necessity. There are places in the world that have great public transportation and almost no need for a personal vehicle. In a lot of places in the United States, things are so spread out and public transportation is so scarce, that having one’s own vehicle is almost a must. But there are times when it is definitely worth it to splurge and let someone else do the driving.

Whether you are on an important business trip and want to arrive in style, or you have some major celebrating to do, hiring a car, be it a high end luxury vehicle, a party bus, or a stretch limo, is a great way to go.

Riding in style

When you want to get to your destination in style and free of any worries or cares, you do have a few options. In order to ha

Aug
08

4 Main Types of Fuel Injection Pumps

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The fuel injection system is the most important component of the diesel engine. It accurately pumps fuel maintaining a steady supply to keep the engine running efficiently. Fuel injection systems in diesel engines are propelled in an oblique manner by powerful chains within the crankshaft, which is responsible for converting reciprocating motion to rotational motion. Concurrently, the pump regulates the amount of fuel needed for propulsion.

In most gasoline engines, the injection pump plays the function of both the throttle and the ignition system. They rely on expansion and contraction movements to move fluids through the engine, hence referred as positive displacement pumps.

Aug
07

3 Reasons to Rent Storage Units for Your Valuable Belongings

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Do you have more than vehicle at your household? Are you looking for the best place to store your vehicles from RV storage, to car storage, to boat storage? Right now, you may have more than one vehicle taking up space at your house. The garage is probably full, and now there are vehicles lining the driveway. You?re losing valuable space at your home by keeping all your extra vehicles out at all times. There?s no reason to waste so much space when you could rent storage units for all your extra vehicles.

Aug
06

Your Guide to Duramax Injector Problems

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Over the past 50 years, the United States has experienced changes that could not have been foreseen by previous generations. Some of these changes include technology and how it has changed communication, business transactions, and even transportation. As the world awaits the developments of electronic cars and self-driving automobiles, we still rely on some of the older technology that our ancestors put into effect.

One of those older forms of power involves diesel and batteries. Aftermarket diesel injectors, Duramax duel injectors, 2004 Duramax injectors, and other types of diesel and Duramax powered items are incredibly popular for most consumers. While these items are steadily relied upon by

Aug
02

Top 3 Reasons for Windshield Crack Repair

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As you drove down the highway, you didn’t even see the rock as it flew from the back of the truck. But you sure heard the ding it made. Immediately the pit formed in the windshield. Then, before your very eyes, one long tendril began to sneak out and move across the length of the windshield, obstructing your view and putting your car at risk. But what do you do about car windshield cracks? Replace the entire windshield? Or maybe you can just repair it. Here are the top 3 reasons to repair your windshield.

1. Safety. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration considers the windshield to be a primary part of the vehicle’s safety system. And one crack means that windshield

Jul
24

Looking for the Perfect College Graduation Gift?

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Are you looking for the perfect gift for your soon to be, college graduate? College graduation is a big time for young adults. They are celebrating the fact that they made it through a lengthy, academic program. They are also celebrating that they are entering the adult world, starting their new life. You probably taught your young adult how to drive with the family car. Perhaps you sent them off to college with the family car. Now, it is time for a new vehicle that they can call their own. New cars for college graduates are one of the best graduation gifts you can give to your grown up child.

Gives them reliable transportation

Worrying about a child never goes away, even when the