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January 2011

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Hearing abnormal noise is one of the most basic signs of a bad wheel bearing or wheel hub bearing.  However, some may be difficult to detect, because a worn wheel hub may vary in severity.  Often, the wheel hub bearing will be damaged even before the signs will be detected. 




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This is not exactly automotive related, but a place where we have offices and some of us work every day.  The video paints a perfect portrait of New York City. A definite must see. NYC – Mindrelic Timelapse from Mindrelic on Vimeo. A short collection of some of my favorite




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2011 Detroit Auto Show - Honda Civic Concept
Auto News






On the previous blog, I featured the Big Three’s presentations in the 2011 North American International Auto Show; but of course, they are not the only ones on the field.  In recent years, more and more foreign brands participate in Detroit’s most celebrated auto show.  This year is no exception. 




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2011 Detroit Auto Show - Ford Display
Auto News






 It may not be the usual showcase of mind-blowing concept cars, but there is no doubt that Motor City delivered a buzzworthy event at the 2011 North American International Auto Show which was opened to the media recently. America’s most prestigious auto show was back in business for its 23rd




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inizio
Auto News






As the list of all electric cars keeps growing, joining them is the INIZIO from Li-ion Motors, located in North Carolina. Li-ion Motors is the winner of the Progressive Automotive X PRIZE in the Side-by-Side Alternative Class with its Wave II electric vehicle The INIZIO is powered by Li-ion Motors’




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Winter has once again arrived in many parts of the world, and like it or not, it usually means greater odds of car trouble.  Do you know that approximately 70% of motorists do not prepare their car for winter weather?  Don’t be one of them! As they say, prevention is




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Specials






Electric cars is one of the latest ‘green’ technologies that is starting to penetrate the market especially in the United States, Europe, Japan and China. These electric cars that are powered by electricity, do not look any different from your typical car that is fueled by gasoline. In fact, some




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Brake pad
Specials






The brake pad or brake pads of a car’s brake disc must be replaced as soon as it shows signs of damage or worn out state. So do the brake rotors. A car uses brake discs at least for its front wheels if not all wheels including those at the




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Chevy Volt
Auto News






Motor Trend Magazine has named General Motors’ Chevrolet Volt its “Car of the Year.” The magazine’s editor-in-chief, Angus MacKenzie, said the award is one of “the most significant” Car of the Year awards in the magazine’s history. The Chevrolet Volt, which is just entering commercial production this month, is a




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2002 Prius
Auto News






Afraid that your electric or hybrid car will die within a few years because of the battery holding power?  Not to worry.  Consumer Reports re-tested a 2002 Prius with 206,000 miles on it and it  delivered 46.3mpg, as opposed to 48.6mpg in the original test with a new car. Although




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