When you take your vehicle in to get repaired after an accident, it can feel like the repair process takes forever. Understanding how the repair process works following an accident can help you better understand why it is taking time for your vehicle to get fixed. #1 Working with the Insurance Company First, working with the insurance company takes time. When you have been in an accident, the shop has to communicate with both you and your insurance company before doing work on your vehicle.
17 February 2019
Tree sap is something that just sneaks onto your car without you even noticing it, until you go to wash your car and spot it everywhere. Tree sap can be awful for your car's paint job, especially if you allow it to bake on your car in the sun for days or weeks on end. If you've noticed tree sap on your car, it's imperative that you remove it before it eats away at your clear coat and into your paint.
11 April 2018
If an individual keyed the side of your car and faint marks appeared on the vehicle's body as a result and paint is starting to chip near the damaged area, eliminate the damage by buffing the affected area and applying automotive primer and paint over the buffed areas by completing the steps below: Materials You Will Need drop cloths electric buffer rotating buffing pad automotive detergent bucket water sponge mop handheld sponges automotive primer marker automotive paint marker cotton swabs automotive compound Buff The Damaged Area And Clean The Vehicle's Body
3 September 2017
With today's gas prices, a muscle car with a V8 burns more fuel than you are willing to pay for. If you still want a sports car, you may be considering a 4-cylinder, but you want one that will fly. The choices are almost limitless when it comes to 4-cylinder compacts, which range from the classic imports to new modern models of almost any make. Here are the top five 4-cylinder rides to give you something with tiny, mighty power under the hood:
24 June 2017
If you're getting ready to buy a new car, and the dealership is not interested in a trade in, or perhaps you don't want to bother with it for any number of reasons, then you are probably wondering what to do with the car. You don't want to just let an extra car hang around your garage or driveway. That's not space efficient, not to mention that carrying the extra insurance will be costly, and a waste, especially if you have no need for the extra car.
11 May 2017
Family picnics are a great way to gather families together, enjoy public locations like a park, and spend a whole day together. If you have a large family, then you know how much planning and effort goes into one of these outings. Stuffing and packing the trunk of your vehicle may seem like a nightmare, but things can be made a lot easier with the purchase of a cargo trailer. The trailers can hitch onto your vehicle and provide an easier way to pack and prepare for picnic festivities.
7 February 2017
Summer is America's unofficial driving season. Although you might think that driving in winter conditions like icy, snowy, roads would be more dangerous, both traffic fatalities and accidents increase significantly during the summer. Unfortunately, many of these accidents and fatalities have one commonality: towing. Towing a trailer of virtually every shape, size, and/or configuration increases your odds of being involved in an accident. If you plan on towing a boat, atv, or trailer to this summer, here are some tips to help make sure that your drive is safe.
13 June 2016
In rural America, it's not uncommon for deer or other wild animals to sprint in front of your car when you're driving down the road. It's always a blessing when the driver can avoid hitting the animal in this situation; however, just because they avoided the collision doesn't mean they're in the clear. Stopping abruptly can damage the brakes of your car, thus putting you in danger of a vehicular accident in the future.
23 May 2016
Working as a trucker typically means that your schedule takes you all over the place, and often times you may find yourself on the road for key holidays throughout the year. Instead of feeling bummed about missing the holidays with family and friends, you can make the most of it by celebrating in your rig. As you shop for a semi truck, there are numerous sleeper cabs that have designs and features ideal for celebrating a variety of holidays.
21 April 2016