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How to Check Tire Pressure

Learning how to check tire pressure is easy and inexpensive. Make it a part of your monthly maintenance routine in a matter of minutes.

What to Do If Your Car Shakes When Braking

Sometimes cars shake when you brake. And while pulsating while braking is usually an easy fix, any issue with a...


What Is a Brake Caliper—And How Do You Tell If It’s Damaged?

If your car is equipped with disc brakes, brake calipers are critical to slowing and stopping your car. Here's what...


This is the Dirtiest Thing at a Gas Station

And no, it's not in the bathroom.


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How to Clean Rubber Car Mats

Cleaning the dried mud and spilled coffee off your rubber car mats is quick and easy with a high-pressure garden...

The Heartwarming Story Behind This Car’s One-of-a-Kind Paint Job

When I’m driving “Old Red,” people see me coming.


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7 Car Fluids To Check Right Now

Harsh winter conditions are tough on your vehicle's fluids. Spring is a great time to check the fluids to keep...


Labour of Love: Restoring Our Jaguar E-Type

This husband and wife team restored an old Jaguar E-Type to its former glory, and got more than just a...


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How to Clean Inside Car Windows

Follow these steps to clean glass on the inside and get rid of fingerprints, smudges and the dust generated by...


How to Find a Car’s Engine Code in the Vehicle Identification Number (VIN)

Identifying two key codes will help you buy the right parts for your car. Here's how you can find the...


What to Do When Your Engine Is Knocking

Take action to stop engine knocking before your engine becomes seriously damaged.


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5 Great Online Sources for Classic Car Parts

One of the great challenges of owning a classic car is sourcing replacement car parts at a decent price. To...


How John Lennon’s Rolls Royce Limousine Ended Up in This B.C. Museum

This magical mystery car holds a special place in pop culture history.

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15 Things You’re Doing to Your Car That Mechanics Wouldn’t

Your car goes through enough wear and tear as it is.


How to Change Your Own Brake Fluid

Save money at the mechanic by learning how to change your own brake fluid.


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Surprising Ways You’re Wasting Money on Your Car

Following outdated car care advice may cost you big in the long run.


Keep on Truckin’

Learning to drive in “Old Nellie” with Dad hanging on for dear life by her side, this former farm gal...


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How to Get Rid of an Old Car

Considering the scrapyard? Here are seven smarter ways to offload a set of wheels that have seen better days.


Why You Need to Stop Using Your Phone When Pumping Gas

No, it's not because you could blow up.


Check Out This Race Car Enthusiast’s One-of-a-Kind Camaro

Warren Bergman's distinctive 2018 Camaro sports a paint job inspired by a Chevy 1956 Bel Air.


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The Ultimate Roadside Emergency Guide

When you're dealing with roadside emergencies, it's always better to have a plan of attack than a panic attack.

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12 Myths You Need to Stop Believing About Your Car

Don’t let mechanics trick you! These common car myths could actually be ruining your ride.


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This Is What a “Luxury Car” Looked Like 60 Years Ago

The high-end features in luxury cars from the 1960s looked a lot different than the luxury brands today, but one...


How to Fix a Seized Engine

Sitting idle can cause an engine to seize. Learn how to free it and get your vehicle running again.


This Genius Hack Will Keep Your Car Windows from Fogging Up

With the help of a few ordinary household items, you won't have to worry about your car windows fogging up...


Car Interior Cleaning Tips to Refresh Your Ride

You probably hit up the car wash on a regular basis, but when's the last time you gave your car...


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The Best Road Trip Songs for Any Canadian Adventure

Hopping in the car for a cross-country trek? Be sure to add these quintessential Canadian road trip songs to your...