Archive for the ‘Tips and Tricks’ Category
Deer Safety While Driving in Ohio
“Nearly everybody gets twitterpated in the springtime. For example: you’re walking along, minding your own business. You’re looking neither to the left, nor to the right, when all of a sudden, you run smack into a pretty face. Woo-woo! You begin to get weak in the knees. Your head’s in a whirl. And then you feel light as a feather; and before you know it, you’re walking on air. And then you know what? You’re knocked for a loop, and you completely lose your head!”
-Friend Owl from Disney’s Bambi
It’s that time of year again, folks! Deer are twitterpated and getting distracted when it comes to crossing the road! Here are some tips to avoid hitting Bambi and Faline this spring season! (more…)
Basic Car Repair Tools for DIY Maintenance
Many drivers are pretty handy when it comes to basic repairs for their Toyota or Honda. This skill is great because it gets you out of the house (or out of your wife’s hair when she wants to invite her friends over for wine and gossip). And it can save you money! Of course, it helps to have the right tools so you can get those maintenance tasks done quickly and correctly. Let’s build up the perfect kit of basic car tools! (more…)
Spring Break Vehicle Rental Tips
Spring break is just around the corner, and we are excited to visit a dream destination that is both fun and warm! To help us get around our chosen city, many of us rent a car. Vehicle rentals can blow your budget out of the water if you are not careful, but we have some tips to help you save big! (more…)
What is Toyota Lane Tracing Assist?
With their continued efforts for creating collision-free roads, Toyota has upgraded their Toyota Safety Sense™ with more advanced technologies and improved systems. And on their brand-new Corolla Hatchback, they added a new system altogether. So, what is Toyota Lane Tracing Assist? (more…)
Some drivers prefer the feel of a manual vehicle as they switch gears and drive. And manual vehicles can bring about different kinds of advantages as well, such as better fuel efficiency. Check out our information if you are just learning how to drive a manual vehicle. (more…)
What should you do if your car overheats?
There are a number of problems that can happen to your vehicle, especially while you are driving. One such problem that is fairly common is when your vehicle’s engine overheats. But, what should you do if your car overheats? We have some quick tips that can help you prevent and deal with an overheating engine. (more…)
Buying vs Leasing Pros and Cons
Getting a new car is a big deal, it’s one of the biggest investments that you can do in your life. And one of the important aspects of getting a vehicle is deciding whether to buy or lease it. Now, there are advantages and disadvantages to each choice; so, we are sharing some buying vs leasing pros and cons to help you figure out which option is the best for you. (more…)
2018 Trick-or-Treat Times in Lima, OH
Halloween is coming up and the city has announced the hours that kids can run around trick-or-treating this year. Along with the information, we also have some safety tips that everyone should be aware of, especially if little witches and goblins are roaming the streets. (more…)
What is Honda LaneWatch™?
As technologies continue to advance and be improved upon, vehicles are now able to offer more features to reduce the risk of a collision. Honda also has some of the most ingenious safety technologies available for newer models, such as the Honda Sensing® suite of driver-assistive features. So, what is Honda LaneWatch™? And what advantages does it offer? (more…)
Frequently Asked Questions about Winter Tires
With fall here, now is the time to consider what you need to do to make sure your car is prepared for winter. This includes any maintenance, tire replacement and extra supplies to keep with you. A usual question some drivers have is whether or not to put winter tires on their vehicle. So, to take care of any questions about what tires you should use when winter comes, we have some answers to frequently asked questions about winter tires. (more…)