Roadway Questions

What to Do When Your Car Battery Dies

4 Dead Car Battery Tricks to Get Your Car Started

You are all set for a weekend road trip, a well-deserved vacation, a night out, or just heading off to work.  You get in your car, buckle up, put the key in the ignition and turn it….. And you get click, click, click…click, click, click, you aren’t going anywhere.  What do you do now that…

Windshield Wipers UP

Should You Put Your Windshield Wipers Up When It Snows?

I almost always put my windshield wipers up when it snowed. There are pro’s and con’s to this. Read on to find out if its right for you.

Rearview Mirroe

Will Superglue Hold A Rearview Mirror?

Given the exposure to heat and sunlight that the rearview mirror receives, it is no wonder that occasionally the mirrors will drop off the windshield.  Granted, this doesn’t happen often, but it does beg the question; will super glue hold a rearview mirror? However, it’s highly recommended that you DO NOT use super glue to…

Flat Tire

No Spare Tire, What to do When You Have A Flat Tire

There is nothing like coming out of your house or your work and you’re getting ready to leave and you notice there is a slight tilt to your vehicle.  “ What is this?” you ask yourself, so you get out and find a horrible scenario…you have a flat tire. What do you do now? Well,…

Washer Fluid Freeze

Will Windshield Washer Fluid Freeze?

After enjoying summer and having autumn full of activities; its time to bundle up and get ready for another winter.  You make all of your preparations for your car, switching the summer tires for the winter tires, checking the antifreeze level, etc. One thing that may fall off your radar is your windshield washer fluid. …

What Does the Slippery Car Button DO?

What Does the Skidding Car Button (Traction Control) Do?

Have you ever wondered what the skidding car button does? This article explains what the traction control system does.

What Does PSI for Your Car Mean?

What Does PSI in Tires Mean?

The acronym P.S.I. stands for Pounds per Square Inch.  Generally speaking, it is the unit of measure inside a chamber containing gas. In the case of car tires, its the amount of pressure air exerts when inside of the tire. That is the technical ‘definition’ if you will. Sooooo, what does it mean for you…

Is Fix A Flat Bad for your tire

Is Fix-A-Flat Bad for Tires?

The non-committal answer is “Yes” and “No”. Now let me qualify that answer and explain my position. Because every situation is different.  If you are in the “bad part of town” or “the wrong side of the tracks”; then “NO”, Fix a Flat is not bad for your tire… It’s good for your life. But…