How Often Should I Change My Transmission Fluid?

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  Don’t Forget About Your Transmission Fluid You probably get your engine oil changed every 5000 km or so but what about your automatic transmission fluid (ATF)? Do you go to a quicky lube place and then dismiss the lube tech when they tell you that you should get your transmission oil changed and they… Read more »

What do Men and Women Want in a Car?

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Back in 1992, John Gray published the classic self help book “Men are from Mars, Women are from Venus.” In it, he looked at the psychological differences between men and women to explain the relationship problems¬†that inevitably arise¬†between the sexes. Turns out that the fundamental differences between men and women also impact their behaviour when… Read more »

Five Car Repairs you Shouldn’t Attempt Yourself

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  Tinkering on cars used to be a lot of fun. Just about anyone with even rudimentary mechanical skills and a few tools could save a lot of money by doing routine car repairs and maintenance right on their driveway. Most cars had acres of open space in the engine compartment and parts like batteries,… Read more »

Should I go to my Dealership for Car Service and Repairs?

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  When you buy a new vehicle, you pretty much have to bring back to the dealership you brought it from (or another dealership that sells products from the same maker) for all of your service and repairs while it’s still under warranty. However, when people buy a used vehicle, or the factory warranty on… Read more »