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Two parked cars covered in snow with their windshield wipers up

Why Do You Need Winter Windshield Wipers?

With winter in full force, you may have noticed that your windshield wipers are just not cutting it. The weather is throwing snow, sleet and frost at you, and your windshield wipers are struggling to keep the glass clear. But are winter windshield wipers really that different than regular wipers? First, let’s take a look at different windshield wipers and how they work…

Wiper Blade Replacement

Wiper Blade Replacement: When and Why

Windshield wiper blade replacement probably isn’t something you think about until it rains and you find that your wipers are doing a lousy job of clearing the glass in front of you. Rubber wiper blades deteriorate gradually over time, so to prevent poor vision when you need…

Headlights on a gray car. Working headlights are essential for every vehicle on the road.

Tips for Changing Headlights on New Cars

Changing headlights is part of maintaining your car. While it’s usually a job you can do yourself in the driveway, not all headlights are the same, especially in newer cars where there can be a lot packed into a small space. Here are a few tips for changing the headlight bulbs in your car, truck or SUV…

New spark plugs. Changing the spark plugs on your car may seem like a daunting task, but it doesn't have to be difficult. Here's what you need and some tips to completing the job.

10 Tips For Changing Spark Plugs

Old and failing spark plugs can cause a host of problems in your engine, and it should be expected that you’ll have to change them at least a few times during the life of a vehicle. Luckily, it’s a pretty straightforward DIY that requires close attention, but not many tools. With the right know-how and a few tricks up your sleeve, changing spark plugs is a simple…