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cheap parts are not the best option

When you are buying parts for your car, do you buy the cheapest that you can find? That is exactly what I did for years. When I installed new filters, I would choose the cheapest filter I could find and quickly put it in my car. After talking with my mechanic, I found that this was not the best practice when it comes to filters and many other parts. I created this blog to help others understand why the cheapest parts are not always the best parts for your car. Hopefully, you will make the same changes that I did to actually save yourself money in the long run.

How Do You Know When It’s Time To Junk Your Car?

15 February 2017
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If you've been driving a used car for some time and want to purchase another one, someone might suggest junking your current car. However, you might be unsure whether that's the right move for you. The issues to consider are many, but in particular here are some you should be thinking about. Frequent Repairs As the owner of a used car, you may have resigned yourself to the fact that you'll need repairs and body work done on a regular basis to keep it working. Read More …

Money For Junk Cars In A Fluctuating Market

8 February 2017
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If you are looking around you and trying to figure out what you can sell to get the money you need, you may be looking at some gold jewelry in your drawer, or perhaps that broken-down beater in your driveway. However, selling either of these is a hit or miss situation. The market for the resale of junk cars fluctuates as much as the market for gold. Here is how you can profit in the metal market when prices fluctuate and how to wait for the right moment. Read More …

Things To Know About A Damaged Hydraulic Hose

6 February 2017
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Taking road trips in a vehicle that doesn't have a working air conditioning system can be unpleasant on hot days. If the air conditioner in your vehicle has stopped releasing cool air, it could mean that more coolant is needed for the system. However, the hydraulic hose might be damaged if there is already enough coolant in the system. Take a look at this article to learn about some of the things that could go wrong with the hydraulic hose to an air conditioning system. Read More …

Have A Fender Bender But Don’t Want To Make An Insurance Claim? What To Know

11 May 2016
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If you were in a fender bender and you aren't sure if you want to make the claim on your insurance, there are a few things you'll want to do to save money on your repair bills. If you take the time to find some of your own parts, and to find parts that don't need work, then you can save time and money. Here are a few options to consider when you need to bring down the cost of your accident expenses, and to prevent needing to make an insurance claim. Read More …

Things To Consider When Purchasing A Garage Door

21 January 2016
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Many elements are involved as a homeowner concerning which type of garage door is best for your home. It is an investment that will last for many years, so you want it to be attractive and improve the appearance of the property. You can choose from aluminum, fiberglass, steel, wood, and vinyl. Each has advantages and disadvantages, but in essence, you want one that will be functional and blend nicely with your neighborhood. Read More …