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Outdoor Camping
Auto PartsTech Tips

Summer is a season of warmth, beauty, and excitement. As the weather warms and the days lengthen, it’s the ideal time to hit the road and see the country’s stunning landscapes. Whether you’re planning a road trip to the Rockies, camping in the lush forests, or driving along picturesque beaches,

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How ABS Works
Auto PartsTech Tips

It’s hard to believe, but anti-lock, or ABS brakes, weren’t always a standard item. In fact, as recently as thirty years ago, ABS brakes were still considered a premium option available only high end cars. These days, ABS systems are practically as ubiquitous as seat belts, and for the same

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Auto PartsTech Tips

In any equipment or machine, especially a vehicle, any abnormal incident can be a sure sign of a part or system failure.  This goes for any visual flaws, a drastic change in usual performance, and any abnormal noise.  So if you hear some squealing noise when you hit the brakes

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Auto NewsNew Parts

So, the time has finally come for me to replace my wife’s car. Not to toot my own horn, but I’ve done a pretty decent job keeping it running all these years. After all, the car has 320,000 miles on its original, unopened engine and automatic transmission, so I must

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Auto PartsTech Tips

You’re driving along, hit the brakes, and all of sudden you hear a scraping sound you haven’t heard before. Or, maybe that brake pad wear indicator light in your instrument cluster comes on for the first time. Either way, this means one thing – it’s time to replace your brake

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Auto PartsTech Tips

So you’re on the road, and you sow down to a stop. As you’re on the brakes, you notice a scraping sound that wasn’t there before. That’s most likely the first indication that your brake pads are worn out, and that it’s time to change them. This isn’t too difficult

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