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Timing Belt Replacement: Do I Need to Do It?

Timing Belt Replacement: Do I Need to Do It?

| January 10, 2013

Should the timing belt fail, the engine will stop running.

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Why Do Plastic Headlight Covers Go Cloudy?

Why Do Plastic Headlight Covers Go Cloudy?

| January 2, 2013

On cars built in 1990s and early 2000s, headlights can become dull and cloudy. Here’s how to fix that problem.

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California’s Copper-Free Brake Pad Initiative — Why It Matters

California’s Copper-Free Brake Pad Initiative — Why It Matters

| January 2, 2013

Why are California and a number of other states outlawing copper from brake pads? Read on to find out the benefits.

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All About Brake Pads and Discs

All About Brake Pads and Discs

| November 2, 2012

Like a good friend, brakes should always be there when you need them.

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What to Do When the Check Engine Light Comes On

What to Do When the Check Engine Light Comes On

| October 13, 2012

Here’s what that light might mean and what you should do when it comes on.

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Five Signs You Need New Shocks

Five Signs You Need New Shocks

| September 21, 2012

Worn shocks are a serious safety issue. Car bouncing? Oil leaking from the shock? Time for a auto checkup.

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When and Why You Need to Rotate Your Tires

When and Why You Need to Rotate Your Tires

| September 11, 2012

Tire rotation is one of those car dealer or vehicle repair shop services that sounds like a scam but isn’t. It’s actually pretty important, and a good auto repair shop or tire specialist, like those you find in the DexKnows listings, won’t charge much to do it. Why rotate? With most vehicles — and especially those […]

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Here’s Why You Shouldn’t Live With a Cracked Windshield

Here’s Why You Shouldn’t Live With a Cracked Windshield

| August 19, 2012

A cracked windshield is a safety issue that needs fixing. Here’s how best to handle a cracked window shield.

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Tire Alignment and Why It Matters for Your Car

Tire Alignment and Why It Matters for Your Car

| August 15, 2012

A regular alignment check will help your tires last longer.

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Five Things to Get Checked at 100,000 Miles

Five Things to Get Checked at 100,000 Miles

| July 31, 2012

It’s a milestone for your car, so use it to get some important checks made.

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