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Semi-Trailer Leasing: 3 Compelling Reasons To Consider Leasing Semi-Trailers

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Semi-trailers play a vital role in the transport industry. Their ample space makes it possible to carry enormous cargo at one go. As a result, they reduce the number of trips you make to get the job done. Fewer trips translate to reduced greenhouse gases, which is a significant advantage to the environment. However, if you need a semi-trailer, you might wonder whether to lease or buy one. This article takes a closer look at why semi-trailer leasing is a better option.

10 December 2021

Rear-End Collisions: Auto Issues You May Not Realize You Have

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A collision repair shop is not a shop that you plan to visit nor is it a shop that you hope you ever have to take your vehicle to. However, if you are ever involved in an accident, a collision repair shop will become your best friend, as the technicians at this type of shop will repair your vehicle so that it looks and performs as good as new. When it comes to rear-end collisions, many people do not realize that their vehicle has suffered any damage.

10 August 2020

Choosing A Semi Truck To Buy

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The process of buying a semi truck can be a stressful task due to the expenses and factors that will have to be reviewed. Unfortunately, individuals that are needing to buy this type of vehicle might not be prepared for this experience as many drivers will rely on their employer to provide them with one of these vehicles. Weigh The Limits Of A Long-Term Lease In order to make the costs more manageable, an individual might consider opting for a lease.

14 October 2019

How To Tell If You Have Tire Problems

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Every car needs its tires in great shape to avoid potential problems. Tire problems are not just limited to the tires either, since they can have effects that extend to damaging other parts of your vehicle or can be caused by existing issues. Here are some ways to tell if you have tire problems that need to be addressed. Toe-Heel Tread Wear If your mechanic says that your tires have toe-heel tread wear, it means that the tires on the front have more wear compared to the tires on the back of the car, or vice versa.

14 May 2019

What Wheel Alignment Accomplishes

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Most people generally avoid or ignore completing wheel alignment services. However, you should make every attempt to realign your wheels on a regular basis, both after an accident and after you replace one or more tires. Here is what wheel alignment accomplishes when you are timely with it. It Balances All Four Tires for Better Traction When all four tires are balanced, then your vehicle grips the road better. You are less likely to spin out and less likely to have the tires go in opposite directions when you turn your wheel to avoid danger.

4 July 2018

Synthetic Oil Vs. Organic Oil: Which Fares Better Against Conventional Oil?

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Of all the oil products you could use in your vehicle, which do you think is best? There is synthetic oil, which is oil manufactured from conventional oil, but has been refined several times over and additives have been, well, added to it. Then there is conventional oil, which is a fossil oil that has been refined only once or twice after extracting it from crude oil. Then there is the organic oil, made from corn.

12 October 2017

What New And Innovative Truck Features Do You Need?

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Competition in the full-sized truck market is heating up like never before. Anxious to grab market share, truck manufacturers are increasing towing power, enhancing fuel economy, and providing a luxurious and technologically advanced ride, like some features in the new F-150. With so many new features to choose from, how can you decide which you need -- and which you can live without? Read on to learn more about some of the changes that have come (and are coming) to the truck industry, as well as which may hold some advantage for you.

12 May 2015

How To Turn A Commercial Truck Into A Home

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Are you interested in joining the tiny house movement? It is growing in popularity, and is an excellent choice if you want to live more simply, have fewer bills, and reduce your impact on the environment. The tiny house movement is so popular that there is even a reality TV show about people who live in tiny houses. There are a lot of different materials you can use to make tiny houses.

9 April 2015

8 Unlikely Places To Inspect On A Used Car Before Purchasing

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While you shop for used car sales, it's always important to check out the basics like the engine, transmission, and vehicle history report. There are also places that you may never think about inspecting. By taking an extra close look at the car you are about to purchase, you can ensure that the car you're getting is the one you expect. As you shop through used car sales, it's important to keep the following inspection options in mind.

2 April 2015

5 Reasons NOT To Warm Up Your Car During Winter

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Most people warm up their car in the winter time before driving it. Aside from the obvious reason, making the car warm inside, many people claim it is better for the health of the engine. If you warm up your car every morning, do you know why you do it? Probably not. In fact, warming up your engine isn't necessary it all. Here are 5 reasons why you should NOT warm up your car before driving it.

27 March 2015