Extend the life of your car by following these simple tips
You wouldn't abandon your house just because the kitchen faucet drips. So why would you trade in your car after just three or four years? Today's automobiles are so well made — most of 'em, anyway — that they're expected to rack up 300,000 km before they meet their fate in the scrap yard crusher.
Getting to that lofty number and beyond just requires a little care, along with some spit and polish (no kidding, a clean car will last longer). Here's some collective wisdom spelling out the best ways to keep your vehicle running long after the car loan has been paid off. Imagine that.
Related link: 12 cars that will easily do 300,000 km
Date 11-04-15 0:14
Tooltip Information:How to Improve Fuel EfficiencyVideo by:Description: Got junk in your trunk? Take it out! 1 percent of fuel efficiency is lost for every 50 pounds of extra weight your car holds. Lighten up!Rating: 4Views: 345
Date 11-11-15 1:04
Tooltip Information:How to Save Money by Recognizing Car Maintenance MythsVideo by:Description: Did you know you can overmaintain your car? Some maintenance procedures can be nothing more than a waste of money.Rating: 4Views: 3089
Have your say
Have you started to prep your car for winter?
Thanks for being one of the first people to vote. Results will be available soon. Check for results
- It's too early to think abot that!
- Yes, it's best to get ready before the first frost.
- I leave my all-season tires on for the winter.