Whether you’re shopping for a used or new car, it’s important to spend time making sure it’s safe. From head restraints to antilock brake systems, here are nine car safety features you need to pay strict attention to.
Be prepared for breakdowns and roadside car problems like flats, dead batteries, fender benders and mechanical trouble with this handy guide to emergency maintenance for the typical car owner.
Want to check oil like a real mechanic? Here are six things the pros know to look for after popping the hood of your car.
No car wash handy? No problem! Here are five ordinary household items that can help keep your car sparkling clean all year round.
Considering changing your car battery yourself? The auto experts at NAPA Canada share 12 invaluable tips for the home mechanic.
Uh oh! A dead car battery spells trouble. But don’t despair—these car battery tricks are as handy as a pair of jumper cables.
The family that rides together, stays together.
The daily commute to and from work can often be as frustrating as work itself. Learn the secrets to a happy commute from Meni Koslowsky, PhD, a psychology professor from Bar-Ilan University in Israel.
Warm weather or cold, your car gets dirty fast. Here are five household, do-it-yourself solutions to cleaning your car.
As a former professional race car driver and now the Chief Driving Instructor for BMW and judge on the TV show Canada’s Worst Driver, Philippe Létourneau knows a thing or two about driving. Read on to find out more about his five tips for safe driving this summer.
Your car is always giving you feedback, but are you listening? Auto repair shop owner and licensed auto service technician Emily Chung describes nine common car sounds, and reveals what they could possibly mean.
Start the car! We’re counting down 10 great Canadian road trips that will have you itching to hit the highway.
Don’t let the lazy days of summer cause you to become too complacent behind the wheel. Here are five driving hazards that should remain on your radar during the warmer months.
Sweltering temperatures can mean trouble for your ride, but these tricks can help you keep your car cool.
These unconventional tips will help get rid of car smells and keep unwanted odours at bay.
With the ever-increasing distractions on the roads today, teaching kids the importance of not disturbing the driver has never been more important.
We reveal the four most common rust proofing methods available on the market. Find out which one is best for your car—and your budget.
Looking for a new ride? Check out the new Reader’s Digest Build & Save Auto Program to see the latest incentives and exclusive discount opportunities on new cars, trucks and SUVs. Here are the latest deals!
Snap your body out of trying to drift off so you can stay safe behind the wheel.
Following outdated car care advice may cost you big in the long run.