3 Car Maintenance and Repair Jobs You Can Do Yourself

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Sick of going to the dealership or auto body shop for every little repair and maintenance task for your vehicle? Luckily, there are a few things you can do yourself with little to no automotive experience.

Clean Corroded Battery Terminals

While problems like a catalytic converter failure or a smoke test vacuum leak require a decent amount of skill and hard to find equipment, making sure your car battery is in good working condition can be done effortlessly with a few items from your garage or local auto body shop. Minor corrosion can easily be cleaned using a wire brush, felt pads, and baking soda and water. Have some extra funds to spare? Invest in an anti-corrosion spray to minimize future cleanings down the road.

Test and Change Your Coolant

Testing and changing your coolant are important vehicle maintenance routines that can save you from having to deal with future … Read more

Transform Your RV into a Full-Time Home With These Renovations

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Transform Your RV into a Full-Time Home With These Renovations

Many Americans dream of the freedom of a complete home in an RV, traveling the country and living life on purpose. However, the standard features of an RV aren’t always optimized for full-time living. Fortunately, a few renovations can help transform your space into comfort and convenience around the clock

Work From Anywhere

Remote work has enabled countless professionals to move out of the office and into the location of their choice, so long as they have an area to work and a reliable Wi-Fi connection. An unused bunkroom could easily be converted by an airstream renovation company into a workspace and storage, and Wi-Fi repeaters or boosters can help ensure connectivity.

Sleep Well Every Night

Sleep is an integral part of everyday life, maybe more so when you’re always moving around. Most standard RV mattresses aren’t of the best … Read more

Britain’s Automotive Sector to lose £40 Billion with No-Deal Brexit

Brexit—UK’s plan to cut ties with the EU—will impact the former negatively in many ways, but its effects will be much worse if Britain exits without a deal.

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UK’s Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) has particularly cautioned that a no-deal quit would deteriorate the nation’s motor sector by over £40bn in manufacturing costs by 2024.

Britain produces cars which it exports to the rest of the world. If the UK acts out of World Trade Organization regulations, it will compromise such dealings and reduce production rates by nearly 1.5m vehicles in the coming five years.

To act against WTO regulations, the United Kingdom must have (1) exited the EU without an agreement or (2) waited until the Boris Johnson’s Withdrawal Period runs out of tarmac.  

The SMMT further explained that the findings of their new studies show tariffs—predicted to pile up as a consequence— could skyrocket expenses to … Read more

Collector’s Car Insurance Policy – Do’s And Don’ts

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Insurance companies dictate a range of prices for auto insurance based on state, an individual’s driving record, the vehicle an individual drives and the amount of coverage an individual is looking for, among other factors. Individuals can help themselves to get the best auto insurance rates by considering factors such as the age and model of the vehicle they choose to buy and the kind of coverage they are seeking, as discussed below.

Contact your auto insurance agency if you have a change in your work situation

Retiring, cutting back your hours, or switching to telecommuting all mean that you will be driving considerably fewer miles each week. The number of miles you drive can have a significant impact on your auto insurance rates.

Theft of your vehicle factors in when insurance companies calculate your premium. If you have a car alarm or tracker installed on all of your vehicles, … Read more

Three Must-Have Aftermarket Improvements for Your Truck

When it comes to automobiles, perhaps none is as iconic as the pickup truck. Although commonly procured for work purposes, particularly towing and hauling, the truck is often a go-to for buyers looking for a spacious, comfortable and even luxurious ride. Although many are equipped with various amenities, here are some must-have accessories you should consider if you’re in the market.

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Storage

Whether you’re buying a truck as a people mover or for work, you can use more storage. Pickups usually include glove compartments and center stack storage, but these are limited in size. Consider adding a storage compartment that fits under the backseat of an extended cab or crew cab. These under-the-seat caddies allow you to store items such as jumper cables, work equipment, etc. out of view.

Bed Liners

Even if you don’t intend on hauling items in your truck’s bed regularly, you need a bed liner. … Read more