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How to File Bankruptcy

Bankruptcy can be bad for your credit rating since it will remain on your credit file for up to ten years, and surely is to be avoided if possible. However, if there is no other way out of your financial problems, read on to find out how to…

How to Teach Children Road Safety

Traffic has always been a hazard for children. Youngsters who live in urban areas must deal with it every day. Even in the suburbs, children whose residental street is not lined with parked cars must learn to watch for the occasional…

How to Maintain a Car Battery

Car batteries? As long as the car starts, the lights turn on, and the radio plays, it’s easy to forget about them and the fact that they need regular attention just like every other operating part of your car. Don’t forget. Such attention…

How to Maintain a Car in Winter

No matter how cold those winter nights were last January and February, you woke up the next morning, ate a hot breakfast, dressed snugly and were able to get going. Your car probably wasn’t that lucky though. Here are a few simple tips to…

How to Buy a Used Car

The used car business in USA is loaded with frauds and misrepresentations – as well as with a wondrous array of entirely legal ways to inspire you to spend more money than you had planned or can afford in order to buy a used car. Just how…

How to Avoid Car Repair Rip Off

Survey after survey has shown that auto repairs rank first on the American consumer’s gripe list. And many of the gripes seem to be justified. In such a bleak situation, how can the consumer avoid car repair rip off? First, consumers…

How to Drive Off-Road Safely

If you are planning to learn how to drive off-road with safety in mind, these tips will make your off-road driving experience safer and more pleasurable. Whether you have to drive through snow and ice, desert sand or tropical swamps, these…

How to Prevent Car Theft Car Theft

Car theft is one of the fastest growing businesses in the U.S., increasing nationally by almost 50% in the past three years. In fact, one car out of every 50 will be stolen, and in some cities, including Los Angeles, New York and…

How to Tune Up a Car

Tuning up a car requires some special skills, but anyone with reasonable mechanical knowhow can perform half the job – and save half the cost of a service station tune up. Here are the basic steps to a do-it-yourself car engine tune up.…

How to Adjust Ignition Timing

With modern cars with electronic ignition, ignition timing shouldn’t change. But in older cars with breaker-point ignition, it can change. Regardless, if you check your car’s ignition timing with a timing light and find that it must be…