Brake Caliper Sticking (Symptoms and Causes)

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Obviously, your vehicle’s brakes are one of the most important systems in a car and play a critical role in safety of the driver, passengers, and anyone else out on the road. A car or truck wouldn’t be able to slow down or stop if the brake calipers weren’t working. If you’re facing problems with … Read more

Clutch Pedal Adjustment Tips (and How To)

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There are fewer vehicles on the road each year with a manual transmission. While more drivers prefer automatics and car manufacturers are offering less models with stick shifts, manual transmissions are still preferred by many due to two main reasons: driver involvement and cheaper maintenance/repairs. The clutch pedal is where it all starts. It offers … Read more

6 Causes of a Manual Transmission Being Hard to Shift

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In this post we are going to discuss why cars with manual transmissions sometimes have problems when it comes to shifting. The symptoms of a manual transmission that’s hard to shift can almost always be narrowed down to a problem with the clutch or transmission. Note that if your car is only a bit harder to … Read more

5 Tips to Drive a Car With a Stick Shift

Most new drivers learn how to drive an automatic transmission vehicle. But if you are learning to drive a vehicle with a manual transmission, this is known as driving a stick shift. Drivers of stick shift vehicles are required to learn more driving skills because the gears of the transmission need to be shifted manually. … Read more

Top 5 Driving Tips For Hybrid Cars

Hybrid cars seem like they are going to be the norm of the future. There are already a lot of people driving hybrid cars on the road and there are bound to be even more as time goes on. If you believe in global warming, then you can appreciate the fascination that people have with … Read more

Does Cruise Control Save Gas? (10 Benefits)

Cruise control gives drivers the ability to take their foot off the gas pedal while keeping their car moving at one set speed. This technology has been advanced over the many decades it has existed. Now you can find cruise control systems that ensure safer driving in addition to speed control. Below is a list … Read more

Functions of Electronic Stability Control Technology in a Car

Electronic stability control technology is designed to enhance the stability of a vehicle and to help it maintain traction on the road. Since it is electronic, you probably guessed that it uses a computerized technology to detect when the car is losing traction and starting to skid. This is due to a series of sensors … Read more

Top 5 Cheapest Cars with Lane Departure Warning System Technology

Some of the newest cars have lane departure warning system technology in them. This type of technology is designed to warn drivers when their car starts to move into the adjacent lane without their turn signal being on. That way, they can avoid having a common accident related to driver error, sleepiness, or simply being … Read more

5 Tips for Properly Shifting Gears in Your Car

If you have a manual transmission in your vehicle then you know the challenge of shifting gears. It is not as easy as an automatic transmission where all you must do is shift gears one time before you even start moving. Manual cars require you to consistently shift gears as you’re driving and performing various … Read more

4 Tips of Driving an Automatic Car for Beginners

Most people who have learned to drive within the last 20 years were taught how to drive an automatic car. These are supposedly easier to drive than manual cars, which requires you to operate a stick shift and change gears. But for those who may have learned how to drive manual cars first, it will … Read more