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Caring For a Truck That Sits

10.20.2016

Mike has a pickup that spends a lot of time sitting--when it's not being borrowed. What's the best way to maintain a truck that doesn't rack up the miles?

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Ford F150 review

A Pointy Headed New Yorker Reviews the Ford F-150

10.19.2016

The Ford F-150 Limited Edition: Not ideal for commuting. But people like these things for a reason.

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Features that didn't used to be standard in cars

Hardly Worth Mentioning: Features We Take for Granted

10.19.2016

Once upon a time, a radio and heater were exciting car options. In today's highly equipped auto market, we don't get excited about air conditioning, automatics, power windows and doors or cruise...

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Jeep Grand Cherokee problems and complaints.

Jeep Grand Cherokee: Buy This Year, Not That One!

10.19.2016

The Jeep Grand Cherokee can be a great used SUV, but watch out for these years known for trouble.

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should i trade in my car or keep it until it totally dies

When the Car Tells You It's Time to Trade, Listen

10.18.2016

Is that little whisper saying "fix me" or "trade me"? Here's one story where the message is clear.

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Ford Explorer defective paint.

First Signs of the Carpocalypse: 2011-2016 Ford Explorer Paint Problems

10.18.2016

Our latest installment of First Signs of the Carpocalypse covers the Ford Explorer from 2013 through the current model year.

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young people enthusiastic about old cars

Will the Old Car Hobby Die Out?

10.17.2016

Let's face it, collector cars are mostly owned by people 60 and above. If young enthusiasts climb on board, maybe we'll still be going to Pebble Beach and Amelia island in 2030.  

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why would a car shake shiver while idling

The Scion with the Shimmy

10.13.2016

Ann's Scion tC has a case of the shakes at idle. Is replacing the spark plugs a good guess at a solution?

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Pros and cons of self driving cars

Build First, Ask Questions Later

10.13.2016

Autonomous cars will change the way we live. So why is industry getting to call our shot into the future?

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Indian auto industry

Will Americans Buy Cars From India?

10.11.2016

Indian carmaker Mahindra & Mahindra is planning a beachhead in America. Don't laugh--India's Tata is already selling us Jaguars and Land Rovers.

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