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How to Decode the Vehicle Identification Number on a Mazda

Every vehicle has a unique VIN or vehicle identification number comprised of seventeen digits. The International Organization for Standardization began this method of identifying vehicles in 1980. This ensures that the vehicle being purchased is accurately represented including all features. The VIN … Continue reading

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Car Headrests: The Safety Guards

Most people don’t give the car headrest a second thought. Yet, this feature can be just as important as a seat belt in preventing injury from an accident. The proper adjustment in height works with the seat belt to prevent whiplash injuries. … Continue reading

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Car Entertainment Systems: Smart, Powerful, Evolving

Lincoln has added the outstanding sound of Revel audio speakers to their luxury car lineup. Revel has been offering excellent home audio systems for the discriminating audiophile since 1996 and is known for the quality speaker designs used in Harmon audio systems. … Continue reading

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The Pros & Cons of Leather Seats

Buying a pre-owned vehicle comes down to much more than year, make, and model these days.  You can make some selections regarding color, accessories, and options… including interior options. Interior Options for Pre-Owned Vehicle Shoppers You have most probably heard many differing … Continue reading

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How to Stop a Car without Brakes

You are driving along and all seems well. A traffic light has turned to amber up ahead so you start to apply the brakes. Nothing happens. Pushing harder on the pedal does not help the situation. Don’t panic. There are … Continue reading

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Car Shocks & Oil Leaks

Oil leaks and faulty shocks are two common areas that can develop problems and require you to have vehicle service. Some oil leaks are easy to spot and other require a thorough inspection. A minor oil leak may take years to become a major problem. The … Continue reading

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Window Tinting – Should You Tint or Not?

People tint their windows for all sorts of reasons.  Most of us do it simply out of personal preference. Keep in mind there are pros and cons when tinting your windows. Pros: Privacy—obviously some people like the privacy of tinted windows. You can … Continue reading

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