Over the years, your car is going to pick up a few scratches and dings. At first, small scratches might not seem worth fixing. However, if you leave them alone for too long, they can grow and become problematic. The biggest concern is if rust starts to form on your car body. This level of corrosion will need to be professionally fixed. However, this is why it is so important to patch and repair small paint chips as soon as you notice then.
17 January 2017
Whether you are making a change as an owner-operator truck driver or you are in the process of building a fleet of semis for your own trucking company, buying a used truck is the most logical way to go for most people. However, you should never walk in blindly and pay for a semi truck without putting forth the effort necessary to ensure you are making a good investment. Here are seven savvy tips to remember when buying a used semi truck.
12 January 2017
If you have ever gone to start your car and realized the battery was dead, you know how frustrating it can be. Luckily, it is possible to reduce how often this happens by working to prolong the battery life. Here are some different methods that work for helping that car battery last a little longer. Keep the Lights Turned Off This might seem obvious, as many people know that keeping headlights on can kill the battery, but this also applies to brief moments of time when you are not driving the vehicle.
12 January 2017
Are you finally able to focus on repairing your vehicle after it was involved in a collision? If you have been able to drive the vehicle around, it does not necessarily mean that the damage from the collision was only minor. There might be problems wrong with it that you don't know about. You might want to make sure that there are internal and external repairs made so you won't run into any problems later on.
12 January 2017
Is your vehicle in a condition in which it constantly needs a jump when you are out and about? If you have become frustrated with having to ask strangers to jumpstart your car battery, there is no need to continue doing so. There are jumpstart companies that can come to your rescue when assistance is needed. The best thing about such companies is that they will usually offer other helpful services as well, which is why it is wise to keep their contact information in your vehicle.
11 January 2017
It can be tempting to call a friend or family member to tow an inoperable vehicle home rather than call a professional tow truck driver in order to save money. While self-towing may be an option in some situations, if your car's power steering has gone out, then self-towing could be disastrous. Here are three reasons why you will need to call a professional tow truck for assistance if your car's power steering isn't working properly.
5 January 2016
As an over-the-road truck driver, the cab of your truck will likely become just as much home as your house is. That makes it essential that your truck's cab be as comfortable and personalized as you can make it. If you're leasing, you'll be somewhat limited in the changes that you can make. Luckily, that doesn't mean you're without options. Here are some great ways to personalize a leased tractor trailer without violating your lease agreement.
7 October 2015