Common Mechanical Issues That Mercedes M-Class SUV Owners Face

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It seems like every vehicle comes with at least one inherent mechanical issue. While Mercedes cars and SUV's are overall highly rated, they don't escape at least a few common problems. This doesn't mean that your Mercedes M-Class SUV will have problems; it may not even develop any of the most commonly known issues. It does mean that you might want to be aware of potential repairs you may be facing down the road.

31 December 2015

3 Accessories Every Truck Should Have

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Many individuals today have a truck in their garage. While some use it to tow their recreational vehicles, others use them as a means of staying safe during the winter with the vehicle's 4x4 system. Everyone has their own reason for owning a truck, but the end result is the same. You want your vehicle to look amazing and get you safely from one place to another. Even though some trucks come with all the bells and whistles, others do not.

14 December 2015

Preparing for a Road Trip? Five Essentials to Keep in the Trunk

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Taking a road trip with friends or family can be a great way to spend quality time with the ones you love and is often cheaper than flying, but it does require some careful planning to ensure that you are safe on the road. While you might have already packed your suitcase with the route and destination in mind, you should still take some time to pack the car with safety in mind.

23 November 2015

Two Tips For Those Wanting To Customize Their Trucks

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Modding a truck so that it perfectly meets your needs is a task that many people do to produce their dream vehicles. However, it should be noted that customizing a truck can be an extremely complicated task, which can make it easy for some people to overlook a couple of important considerations. By following these tips when customizing your truck, you can help ensure that you avoid a couple of the more common issues that may arise when doing this type of project.

4 November 2015

How To Thoroughly Inspect A Used Car Before Making A Purchase

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Buying a used car can help save you a great deal of money since new cars lose between 20 to 30 percent of their value as soon as they drive off the lot, according to Autotrader. If you have already make the decision to buy a used car and are planning on buying from a private seller for even more savings, it is important that you do not rush the purchase.

19 October 2015

Technological Breakthroughs In New Automobiles

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We are a few years away from having cars that completely drive themselves, but many new vehicles contain systems that make traveling much safer. Even excellent drivers make mistakes, so vehicles that can alert you to problems and even override your actions can save you and other drivers on the road. If you are in the market for a new car, consider investing in a technologically advanced model.  Braking Sensors

1 October 2015

Own An RV? Tips On Cleaning It And The Water Tanks

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If you and your family love to travel using an RV, it can become very dirty driving down the roads and while being at RV parks. Take time to clean the tanks, as well as the entire RV. This will give you and your family a much more comfortable ride. Clean the Water Tanks Your RV has two holding tanks, one for water that comes from your showers and sinks, and one for the water that comes from your toilet.

14 September 2015

3 Common Signs That A Used Car Has Been In A Flood

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A reputable car dealer won't sell you a car that's been in a flood. However, dealers are often duped by people who purposely hide information so they can unload a flood car on a private buyer or anyone else who will hand over cash. And these tricksters are good at what they do. There are more than 800,000 used cars on the road that have had their title "washed" or cleaned of all evidence that links it to a flood.

20 August 2015

How To Inspect And Replace The Drive Shaft Belt On A Compact Tractor

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Small farms are growing in the U.S. as more people turn to the land to grow fruits and vegetables for local marketplaces and feed their families. If you are a new small farmer headed toward your first fall harvest time, it is important that the equipment you are going to use during the harvest (especially if you bought used equipment to keep your start-up costs down) is checked for worn parts before it is heavily used.

5 August 2015

New Towing Business And Bought A Used Tow Truck? Make Sure It Is Ready For Towing

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If you have just purchased a used tow truck, you should take time to make sure it is ready for towing before you start using it. This will ensure you get to your destinations on time, as well as transport vehicles without damaging them. Below are 2 parts of your tow truck that you should take time to check.  Check Tires One of the most important things you need to check is your tires.

22 July 2015