How Do Gas Pumps “Know” When Your Car’s Tank Is Full?
Gas pumps have been around long before "smart" technology—so how are they able to seemingly detect when your tank is...
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 is Why Tires Have Those Little Rubber Hairs on Them
They look funny, yet every new car tire has them.
You’re Never Too Old to Buy Your First Convertible
Just ask Saskatchewan’s Ken Crush, who treated himself to a Lexus hard-top convertible as a retirement present.
All-Wheel Drive and Four-Wheel Drive: What’s the Difference?
When buying a car, all of the different engine types, makes, models and built-in features can get confusing. Four-wheel drive...
The Best Road Trip Music for a Cross-Canada Trek
Add these quintessential Canadian songs to your playlist: they're the perfect accompaniment to the jaw-dropping scenery of the Great White...
Car Thieves Are Hacking Into Headlights—Here’s What You Need to Know
Car thieves are always on the lookout for new methods, and one of their latest involves the headlights.
12 Things You Should Never Do While Driving
#3 on this list isn't just gross, it's downright dangerous.
A Beloved Rust Bucket: Memories of My 1963 Volkswagen Beetle
Over the years, I’ve owned various cars, and each one has been my favourite, until it wasn’t. But, like a...
Weird Car Features Most People Don’t Know About
You might be missing out on safety lights, extra storage and more.
Tips For Buying a New Car You Can Actually Afford
There are more than monthly car payments to consider when calculating the cost of a new car. Here’s some invaluable...
6 Reasons Your Car Horn Isn’t Working—And How to Fix It
Car horn not working? The first step is to identify the source of the problem—here's how.
Why Are Tires Black?
The answer might surprise you: It's due to a key ingredient that greatly improves tire efficiency and overall strength.
A Truckload of Memories: The Story of Our 1950 Dodge Truck
Bought new more than 70 years ago, this 1950 Dodge is still trucking for the family that purchased it—with a...
What It Could Mean When Your Brake Light Comes On
It's not always because you forgot to disengage the parking brake...
Tired of Losing His White Car in Parking Lots, This 88-Year-Old Came Up With a Creative Solution
With its one-of-a-kind customizations, the "Bling King" is now hard to miss, day or night!
What Would Happen If You Accidentally Filled Up With Diesel?
Diesel in a gas tank or gas in a diesel tank; either way it's not great news. Here are step-by-step...
What Happens If You Don’t Remove Your Winter Tires in the Spring?
Although most Canadian drivers switch to winter tires, we’re not as diligent as we should be about scheduling their removal....
The Most Expensive Mistakes You’re Making at the Gas Pump
These gas pump habits may seem harmless, but they're likely costing you money every time you fill up.
Is Your Car Ready for a Road Trip?
Hitting the road for a well-earned escape? Consult this checklist to ensure your ride is in prime condition for the...
What You Should Know Before Buying a Classic Car
There's nothing quite like cruising around in a vintage car and watching heads turn. But before you spend that kind...
How to Use a Torque Wrench
A torque wrench can prevent common over-tightening problems and avoid expensive fixes later.
20 Car Gadgets That Make Driving Safer
From backup cameras to LED road flares, these smart auto accessories can make driving safer—and more enjoyable.
How to Get Rid of Salt Stains in Your Car
It's tough to keep your car looking clean this time of year, especially where carpeting and floor mats are concerned....
This Impressive Model A Ford Restoration Took 40 Years to Complete
Rebuilding, sanding, grinding and upholstering... Breathing new life into a classic is never easy, but in the case of this...