Dealing With A Malfunctioning Car Battery: The Cause & Cost For A New One

Automotive Blog

Does is take a long time for the engine to crank up when you start your car up? The problem may stem from your battery needing to be recharged, but it can also mean that you need to invest in a new battery. In this article, learn what can lead to car batteries malfunctioning and what a new one will cost. What Can Cause a Car Battery to Malfunction? If you suddenly are unable to start your car, it may stem from lights being left on overnight.

20 May 2015

Off-Roading 101 - Prepping For Your First Off-Road Experience

Automotive Blog

There is nothing more exhilarating than taking your SUV out on the open road and exploring areas that no other vehicle can possibly access. Imagine the thrill of climbing up mountainous terrains, exploring sandy beaches and splashing through deep, muddy rivets… If you're an adventure seeker, off-roading will definitely satisfy your need to have fun. Before you head out and explore the off-road, you're going to want to make sure that you are fully prepared.

29 April 2015

Want To Transport Celebrities? Learn Three Upgrades You Need To Make To Your Limo


Starting your own limo company can be exciting. If you want to have the opportunity to transport celebrities, you need to have your limo customized to ensure that you can provide them with the safest ride possible. The following guide walks you through some customizations to make to your limo to make it ready for celebrity transportation. Bulletproof Glass The first thing you need to realize is that celebrities are often at risk of being shot by a crazy fan.

13 April 2015

5 Tips For Taking Care Of Your Windshield

Automotive Blog

Even if you are the most careful driver in the world, your windshield can still get damaged. For example, the car in front of you can kick up tiny rocks on your windshield and cause a chip. A little chip might not seem like a big deal, but it can turn into a big crack over time. Here are five tips for taking care of your windshield. 1. Park Your Car in the Shade

29 March 2015

Mercedes Car Tips: Common Problems To Watch Out For

Automotive Blog

Cars will have problems, and most car owners know this. Your Mercedes is no different from any other car, but the issues do differ. The following guide will teach you some of the common problems that Mercedes usually have and will teach you some signs to look out for.  Electrical and Alternator Problems All electrical issues can be traced to your battery, but the battery is not always the cause. The culprit for battery issues is most likely a bad alternator, which is a common problem for a Mercedes.

11 March 2015

Save Money With These DIY Car Repair Tips

Automotive Blog

You still love your car but over the years it's taken on its share of dings and bruises. You may have had the thought more than once that "I should take the car in and have that fixed" and now there are a dozen things to repair. If you're handy with a set of household tools, you can do several of these cosmetic repairs yourself. By getting parts at an auto salvage yard, such as Karr Parts, you'll save money over buying new aftermarket or original parts.

26 February 2015

How To Use Smart Car Systems To Reduce Collision Damage


It may be true that some collisions are largely unavoidable due to unfortunate conditions on the road. However, there are car technologies out today that can reduce the amount of damage both cars and people sustain in collisions. This way you will also save money on the need for collision repair later on. Forward Collision Warning Systems and Collision Damage Reduction Currently, most commercially-available cars can't avoid collisions for you altogether.

13 February 2015