Common Reasons Why Your Check Engine Light is Flashing

Check Engine Light Blinking Meaning
Of all the car dashboard symbols in all the world, why’d it have to be the mysterious “check engine” light that starts blinking, filling your soul with a sense of impending doom? Ahh! Calm down. Breathe. Unless your vehicle won’t turn over, begins shaking violently, or catches ablaze, there’s (probably) no reason to throw up […]

Read More…

6 Tips: How I Survived My Road Trip with a Nervous Dog

Tips for Road Trips with a Dog
Some dogs love car rides. Others despise the very idea of jumping into a vehicle. Whether your pup is in the former or latter camp, she deserves an epic road trip full of sights to bark at. That seems easy enough, but it also poses a serious question: How do you survive a car ride, […]

Read More…

Are Your Eyes Turning You into a Bad, Dangerous Driver?

Bad Vision Driving
Night blindness. Blurred vision. Halos around lights. No, your eyes aren’t playing tricks on you – they’re signs to warn you that something is amiss. Terrifyingly, up to ~20% of drivers who have bad vision operate vehicles without being treated by an optometrist or wearing their prescribed eyeglasses or contact lenses. Don’t add fuel to the fire; […]

Read More…

How to Pick the Best First Car for New Teen Drivers

Best First Car for Teens
Did you know that 1 in 5 teenage drivers will be involved in a crash within their first licensed year on the road? Beginning drivers need all the help they can get to navigate those chaotic streets, which is where you come in as parents. As you begin searching for the safest starter vehicle for […]

Read More…

10 Reasons Why You Need a Car Dashcam

Car Dash Cam Arizona
Arizona had more than 127,000 car crashes last year, which accounted for hundreds of millions of dollars in collision shop restorations, insurance premium increases, and property damage repairs. That’s certainly a hefty sum. Although dashcams, or in-car dashboard cameras, may not directly prevent car accidents, they do serve to reduce drivers’ out-of-pocket costs after the dust settles. […]

Read More…

7 Easy Ways To Get Bird Poop Off Your Car

7 Easy Ways To Get Bird Poop Off Your Car
Did you know that bird poop is one of the most common causes of car paint damage? Whether from a Copper’s Hawk or a chubby Finch, bird droppings are quite high in uric acid, which corrodes car exteriors like no one’s business. With an average pH of about 3, dried bird poop will peel away clearcoats, […]

Read More…