Articles for category: AUTOMOTIVE

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AEM Cold Air Intake Review

Air intakes are nothing new to the automobile enthusiast. They are usually found under the hoods of tuner cars across the country, and are easily recognizable as the fat pipe under the hood that has been painted a ridiculous color, like Afterburner Orange or Nitrous-Blast Blue. At the end of these pipes is a cone ...

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All About Ice Road Trucking

With the show Ice Road Truckers becoming rapidly popular on television, a lot of people are left interested in the industry. But just what is ice road trucking, one might ask. Ice road trucking is an occupation that is as dangerous as it is exciting. In the winter months, up in Canada, it gets so ...

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2003 MINI Cooper – 50,000 Mile Review

My personally owned 2003 MINI Cooper just turned 50,000 miles old this month. In celebration, I thought it appropriate to look back on the past three years of ownership and report on my experiences with this wonderful vehicle. First I’ll give some background. I put myself on the waiting list for a MINI Cooper in ...

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How to Prevent and Repair Rust Spots on Your Car

Rust has been known to destroy cars that otherwise were in good running condition. The cars still ran great, but they literally fell apart and became unsafe to drive. Unfortunately premature rust on cars isn’t covered by auto insurance, but you can insure your car will remain free from damaging rust. If your car has ...

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Fundraiser Auctions Ideas and Items

Auctions have long been a way for organizations to raise money. However until recently, the “fundraiser auction” was something for the elite and socialite crowds. Doctors and lawyers have, for many years, been found attending silent and celebrity auctions for glamorous Save the Rainforests and Feed the Children types of causes. But that isn’t the ...

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How to Start a Car Detailing Business

How to start a car detailing business? If You ever thought of starting a car detailing business, but didn’t know how and were scared of the risk of doing it the wrong way, putting up money and failing, then you need to read this now !!!. You can Start a Mobile Detailing Business the Right ...

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Life in the Fast Lane – Go Kart Racing for Kids

One of the fastest growing activities for children is that of Go-Kart Racing. Outside of my town is an 1/8th of mile hoop that is used for this event. People come from all over the mid-west to give their child a chance to race with others. They bring campers and trailers loaded for the weekend. ...

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Transportation of the 1920s

No period in human history contributed more to how the average person moved from one place to another than the 1920s. Americans conquered the roads, rail lines, oceans, and soared to new heights. Some concepts would stumble upon failure, while others would reach for the sky, establishing the very foundation of the transportation systems we ...

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How to Backflush Your Car Cooling System at Home

Car maintenance is necessary if you want to keep your vehicle running smoothly and safely for many years. While there are hundreds of auto shops and mechanics in your area, there are some basic maintenance steps you can do at home, even if you don’t have any experience with cars. One of the most common ...

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How to Rent a Hybrid Car

In today’s society many people are more eco conscious than ever before. This is a time when we all think about the environment and the effects that we each have upon it and the future of our children. Many people travel for vacation, getaways or work. During these trips the vast majority of people will ...