• 15 Jan 2014

    Take Care of the Tires and They’ll Take Care of You! Tires are the “feet” of your car, and you know how you feel when your feet hurt! So pay attention to your car’s “dogs” because – whether it’s hot and humid or cold and icy – there just isn’t any...

  • 01 Jan 2014

    If the time has come for you to part with your current car, you will need to sell it before you can buy a new one, or – for many if not most of us – a new used car. Selling a car means doing things few people genuinely like to do, such as cleaning your car (this ...

  • 27 Dec 2013

    Since driving less isn’t really an option for most people, and we’re pretty much at the mercy of whatever they want to charge at the pump, what can a person do to save some money on gas without resorting to a car that needs to be plugged in every night? Two answe...

  • 19 Dec 2013

    Now, we’re not going to talk about how everyone in Oregon seems to lose their minds when we get a light dusting of snow on the ground, as if they were raised in the Caribbean or somewhere and never saw the stuff before. We’ll save that for another time. We’re g...

  • 05 Dec 2013

    Actually, the care and consideration you give your car during the break-in period when it’s new should – hopefully – continue as for as long as you drive it. If you drive your car with care, and treat it gently, it will reward you with longer intervals before y...

  • 27 Nov 2013

    Believe it or not, extending the life of your car starts with what you do when it’s brand new! So before you sign up for car payments for the next 5 years of your life, there are some things you should try to remember as you pull out of the dealer’s lot: • A c...