How To Complete A Vintage Car Restoration Project In Record Time
To restore any classic or vintage car, all you need is a sturdy frame. Literally, all that is necessary to get started is the shell of a car. After that, just look for classic car parts for sale and assemble everything needed to put together a working vehicle. To get your classic car running again, you have to find a comparable engine, motor, fuel pump, spark plugs, crankshaft, and a few other components.
Three Ways To Prevent Rust On Your Car
Do you live somewhere where rust in an issue, such as near the ocean or in a locale where they salt the roads to melt ice? If so, then rust is a real concern that can shorten the lifespan or at least detract from the value of your car. The following tips can help you prevent rust. Tip #1: Set up a washing and detailing schedule The best prevention against rust is to keep salt off your car, which you can do by washing it.
How To Save A Little Money On Fuel Efficiency With An Aftermarket Aluminum Bed
Fuel efficiency is a common concern with pickup truck owners, particularly in today’s world of increasing gas prices. Owners do a lot to slightly increase their fuel efficiency, including installing aluminum aftermarket truck beds. Fuel Efficiency On Pickup Trucks Can Be Limited So just how bad is fuel efficiency in the average pickup truck? Well, in some models it can be as low as 22 combined EPA-estimated MPG. This is the combination of the always higher highway rating and the always lower city rating.
Why You Should Put GPS Devices In Dealer-Financed Cars From Your Dealership
Traditionally, when a person buys and finances a car, he or she will secure financing through a bank, not the dealership. However, “buy here, pay here” lots are becoming incredibly popular. If you own your own car lot and offer dealer financing, it’s a good idea to look into having GPS tracking devices installed in all of the cars that you sell. Here’s why. Have the Ability to Loan to More Customers
Tips For Choosing And Caring For Sliding Tarps
If you’re getting ready to purchase sliding tarp systems for your fleet of cargo trucks, it’s important to protect that investment. Like any other cargo cover, these tarps need proper attention to keep them in good shape. Here are a few tips that will help you and your drivers to preserve the tarps and ensure that you get the most for your money. Choose The Right Material You’ll find tarp covers made with all types of materials, from mesh and vinyl to thick canvas.
Two Reasons Why You Should Add A Tint To The Windows In Your Home
When it comes to your home, you likely put a lot of time and energy into keeping it in good condition. In addition to regular maintenance, you can do to spruce up the house. When pondering the ways that you can make some much-needed changes to your house, there’s one you may have forgotten about: Tinting the windows. Use this information to learn more about why now is a great time for you to add a tint to the windows in your home.
Tips For Protecting Your Car And Its Contents From Theft
If you live in an area of the country that has seen a recent rise in petty crimes such as theft, then it is important that you take steps to protect your vehicles and their contents. While you can never completely protect your car from someone smashing a window and stealing from you, there are many simple things you can do to deter thieves. Most thieves are lazy and will target cars that are easiest to get into, so use each of these tips to make sure that your car is not an easy mark:
Preparing Your Car For The Winter
Driving in inclement winter weather can be dangerous if you aren’t prepared. However, you need to do more than stock your car with basic necessities for an emergency. You need to prepare your car for the winter weather too. If your vehicle is prepared for winter weather, it’s less likely that you’ll encounter any major issues. Learn more about how you can prepare your car for the cold weather. Get Your Oil Changed
5 Cool Gadgets All New Parents Should Own
Whether you’re looking for the perfect gift for a friend, relative, co-worker or even yourself, there are a few must-have gifts that every new parent would love to receive. Remember when shopping for new parents that the last 9 months have been all about baby, so it may be a good idea to get them something that will make them feel special and make their soon-to-be hectic life just a little bit easier.
Beat the Heat: The Four Advantages of Tinting Your Home's Windows
There are many ways that you can escape the summer heat this year, but not many homeowners think of tinting their home’s windows. Most believe that tinting is only for their vehicles, but tinting your home’s windows can actually be a great way to beat the heat. Here are four advantages of doing this: Cut Cooling Costs: One problem many homeowners experience during the summer is the fact that their energy costs skyrocket due to them using their air conditioning throughout most of the day.