Have you been staring at that check engine light for months? Bust out your OBD-II scanner, and you’re likely to find that you have a failed oxygen sensor. Luckily, an O2 sensor isn’t difficult to swap out. He’s how to replace an oxygen sensor with minimal work. The oxygen sensor’s job A car’s oxygen sensor Read on! →


When it comes to the look and resale price of your vehicle, the value of the dashboard cannot be underestimated. Because the dash is the first thing most people see and the thing drivers look at most often, it should be carefully maintained. Know your dash Most vehicle dashboards and command consoles are made of Read on! →


If you are one of the 18 percent of drivers in the United States who drives a car with a clutch, taking good care of that clutch is important. Taking a second look at your driving practices could end up saving you thousands of dollars. Your clutch does have a lifetime, but extending it can Read on! →


Patrons of Walt Disney World have been able to experience what it’s like to ride in a NASCAR race car at the Richard Petty Driving Experience. By mid-January, 2012, however, things will start to get a bit more exotic. The Orlando Sentinel reports that Disney will offer the Exotic Driving Experience, featuring such cars as Read on! →


In the 1980’s, cup holders were everything in vehicle sales. Now, a cup holder-style race is having a big effect on driver distraction. While keeping your eyes on the road should be the first concern of any driver, it seems to be more difficult than ever.   The history of the cup holder race The Read on! →


Everyone wants their vehicles to get better gas mileage. Not all gas savers are what they’re cracked up to be, however. Here are some snake oil gas-saving devices that numerous automotive industry sources have deemed fuel-saving hoaxes. Hydrogen generators Hydrogen generators may run anywhere from a few dollars for a book of plans on how Read on! →


There’s a regulatory “doughnut hole” when it comes to cell phone use in the car, and National Highway Traffic Safety Administration chair David Strickland is concerned. We’re not talking calls or texts here, however, but for using hands-free streaming services like Internet radio. Strickland sees all of these as aspects of distracted driving. Vehicle equipment Read on! →


Acura, Honda’s luxury brand, is out to refine its image and start attracting buyers. The brand wants to become known for luxury that is fuel efficient and economic, so the company is making a supercar. Nothing says economy like mid-engined racer Acura has had flagging sales this year, partially due to decreased production. According to Read on! →


Purchasing a used car can be a very nerve-wracking and difficult process – but Carfax or Autocheck reports can help make the process easier. Nowadays, a vehicle history report is a standard tool in used car shopping. So which should you get – a Carfax Report or Autocheck report? What is included in vehicle history Read on! →


Speed trap warnings from motorists to other motorists is becoming something of an issue. It’s both an act of civil disobedience and an ongoing legal matter, as law enforcement seeks to suppress the practice worldwide. Make a federal case of speed trap warnings, why don’t you? Police don’t like speed trap warnings. As a consequence, Read on! →