DennisB - Summary: Car insurance prices vary greatly depending upon many factors. When shopping for lowest rates keep the following mind. Type of Car Car insurance costs can be reduced by driving certain vehicles. Sporty fast cars typically have higher rates than more conservative cars. Safety features on newer cars sometimes will garner the lowest rates. If [...]
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DennisB – Summary: Paint bubbling on Ford Mustang’s is a common issue. At first glance the bubbled or blistered area looks like rust bubbling the paint, but wait this hood is aluminum!
When I hear the word Mustang, American muscle immediately comes to mind. The new 2010 Mustang doesn’t disappoint. It is available with either a 4.0 liter V-6, which is rated at 210 horsepower or a 4.6 liter V-8, which is rated at 315 horsepower. But if you have read up on the
Since the 2010 Camaro’s release people have been scrambling to get their hands on one of these retro inspired vehicles. There’s no debate, it looks awesome. Probably the crowd most drawn to it is the people who drove a Camaro when they first came out on the market. Of course younger generations like it not for its retro look, but for it’s stylish and fresh design. That’s right it has the best of both worlds. The fact that it is a muscle car can only help, but where did it begin? How did the Camaro get started and where did the name come from? Just a couple of questions I think any Camaro enthusiast would be interested in.
Chrysler is forcing many Dodge dealerships to discontinue carrying new Chrysler products. This comes with the reorganization required for chapter 11 filings and it’s deal that’s in the works with Fiat. The move is to reduce the total number of dealerships hopefully increasing the strength of the ones remaining.
Foggy car windshields are a real safety issue. Foggy windows make it hard to see out and therefore dangerous to drive. Particularly when it’s raining and the car windows have to be rolled up this can be a huge problem. The problem can be even worse if the haze on the windows has a filmy consistency preventing the view to be clear even after wiping the windows off.
The Chevy 2010 Camaro could be the last rallying cry for a Detroit muscle car reunion and revival! With Ford Mustang and more recently the Dodge Challenger attempting to “liven up” the market, the new Camaro hopefully is just fashionably late to the party…
General Motors sales are doing very well in China. I wasn’t even aware that there was a Chevy van called a “Wuling” until I did some research for this article. It’s actually a GM/Wuling; after all, even Chevy vehicles in the US aren’t 100% American and haven’t been for many years. Luckily though, General Motors has positioned themselves to satisfy new cars buyer’s urge to purchase new cars and vans in the growing China market.
Many people have an urge to by a classic car, one that reminds them of their younger days. When we were a little younger life seemed much simpler. The cars were simple then too! With the Internet shopping for that perfect weekend car seems almost too easy.
Charging up a car’s A/C system by adding 134A will make it blow cold, won’t it? “Sometimes” is the correct answer. With some luck this might be just the ticket. But without knowing the gauge readings, topping off a system is just a guess. One of the most common causes of a car’s A/C not cooling is low refrigerant so there is actually a good chance that adding refrigerant is needed.