better sound quality

How to Get Better Sound Quality for Your Drive

If you love to listen to music or podcasts while driving in your vehicle, getting better sound quality should involve more than just turning the volume up. There are specific ways that you can create a better audio system in your vehicle with varying degrees of effort and skill required – small changes can go a long way!

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How To Get Your Vehicle Unstuck from Mud

Car tires work better on the road because the surface provides natural traction. If you encounter mud, then the softer, more slippery surface makes it a challenge to move.

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IIHS and Headlight Safety Ratings

Car technologies are evolving in numerous ways, but one critical component is still lagging. Headlights are using mostly the same technology that we’ve had for decades. The the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) wants to start changing that.

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Is It Possible to Hack a Vehicle?

Most people have a significant amount of their lives documented online. The Internet gives us a way to connect with friends, start businesses, and make purchases. It also has allowed hackers to gain control of your devices. As automobiles rely more on computers than ever before, it has become possible through computers to hack a vehicle.

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Cold-Weather Maintenance Tips for Your Vehicle

Phoenix might have a reputation for being one of the hottest spots in the United States, but it can get pretty cold here sometimes! Every winter, your vehicle could encounter mechanical issues because of the changing temperatures. Check out these cold-weather maintenance tips to prepare your vehicle for the winter.

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Dashboard Warning Lights Explained

Did you know that there are over 130 different dashboard warning lights that display to drivers when accounting for every make and model on the road?

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Leading Causes of Car Accidents

Car accidents happen quite often in the United States and around the world.  They are the leading cause of death in the world today for people between the ages of 15-29, and over 37,000 people die on American roadways each year.

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A Word of Caution About Keyless Ignitions

Keyless ignition systems first began appearing in vehicles in the 1990s, with a surge of interest in the early 2000s. As with most new features, it was the luxury models and high-end cars that received them first. If you owned a Mercedes-Benz S-Class during that time, then you were an early adopter of this technology.

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Limit the Speed of Semi-Trucks

Bipartisan Senate Bill to Limit the Speed of Semi-Trucks

Lawmakers in Washington, D.C. want to make the highways safer in the United States through a bill that would limit the speed of semi-trucks. Bipartisan legislation is under consideration that would create an electronic limitation for all vehicles that would limit them to 65 mph.

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Distracted Driving by Generation Statistics

If you drive anywhere, then there is an excellent chance you’ve been distracted behind the wheel. We multitask in this environment so often that some distractions don’t seem problematic. Using GPS, changing the radio station, or getting something to drink all increase the risk of a collision. Read more