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Self-Parking Cars: How They Work, Plus Popular Models

Parallel parking is a pain for any driver. Whether you're a novice student preparing for a driving test or a veteran with years of experience under your belt, you likely...Read more

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Is Diesel Flammable or Combustible? Straight Answers

Diesel is widely used in many parts of the world. But like any other fuel, it raises concerns about possible health, environmental, and fire safety risks.  Is Diesel Flammable?  Diesel...Read more

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SRS: Meaning, Why the Light Comes On, How it Can Protect You

You might have noticed a small label on your steering wheel or your passenger-side dashboard that reads “SRS air bag.” You can also find the same acronym in a warning...Read more

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Driving with Headphones: Why You Shouldn’t Do It

While headphones can improve your listening experience, they can also cause you to become distracted while driving. If you can’t focus on the road, you’re more likely to get into...Read more

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OBD-II Trouble Codes

P0366 Code: Camshaft Position Sensor B Circuit Range / Performance Bank 1

Diagnosing issues in your vehicle can be difficult because problems in different systems can cause similar symptoms. One way to help determine the part that’s causing problems is to use...Read more

OBD-II Trouble Codes

P0321 Code: Ignition / Distributor Engine Speed Input Circuit Range / Performance

Your vehicle’s powertrain control module (PCM) monitors the crankshaft’s position and the speed of its shaft using the crankshaft position sensor (CKP). If the PCM detects that something is wrong...Read more

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Steering Angle Sensor: What It Is, Symptoms of Failure, Types, and More

Your vehicle uses many different sensors to monitor all kinds of parameters. One such sensor is the steering angle sensor, which helps monitor steering input. What Is a Steering Angle...Read more

DIY

How Far Can You Drive on a Spare Tire? Straight Answers

Your vehicle’s tires are designed to withstand all kinds of roads and weather conditions. However, that doesn’t mean they’re invulnerable because you can still get a flat tire. When that...Read more

DIY

Transmission Gasket: Replacement Cost, Location, and FAQ

Your vehicle has gaskets and seals that cover the gaps between two or more transmission parts. On an automatic transmission, one of the most prominent gaskets is the transmission pan...Read more

OBD-II Trouble Codes

C0045 Code: Left Rear Wheel Speed Circuit Malfunction

The wheel speed sensor is a variable reluctance device usually mounted to the steering knuckle, wheel hub, brake backing plate, transmission tailshaft, or differential housing. It monitors the wheel speed...Read more

OBD-II Trouble Codes

B0081 Code: First Row Center Seatbelt Load Limiter Deployment Control (Subfault)

Airbag passive restraints help cushion the driver and passenger in the event of a frontal collision. Also referred to as the supplemental restraint system (SRS), the airbag system is usually...Read more

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Vehicle Reliability
Vehicle Reliability

Toyota Tacoma Reliability and Common Problems

The Toyota Tacoma is one of the most popular compact trucks in the US. There’s no terrain it can’t cross, and its features will keep you and your passengers safe...Read more

Vehicle Reliability

Cadillac SRX Reliability and Common Problems

The Cadillac SRX offers smooth handling, excellent driver assistance features, and decent towing power at a reasonable price, making it the ideal family vehicle for many drivers. This midsize luxury...Read more

Vehicle Reliability

Infiniti QX56 Reliability and Common Problems

A spacious and well-furnished interior, a strong drivetrain, and responsive road handling make the Infiniti QX56 a superb choice for a full-size luxury SUV. Whether you’re thinking of buying a...Read more

Vehicle Reliability

Hyundai Elantra Reliability and Common Problems

The Hyundai Elantra is a decent car that gets better with every new generation. While the newest models have the best features, an older Elantra can also be a good...Read more

Vehicle Reliability

Hyundai Genesis Coupe Reliability and Common Problems

If you want an affordable yet well-furnished sports coupe that's fun to drive and is surprisingly fuel-efficient, you can’t go wrong with the Hyundai Genesis Coupe. While the latest model...Read more

Vehicle Reliability

GMC Envoy Reliability and Common Problems

The GMC Envoy is a fairly reliable midsize SUV. Unfortunately, after a seven-year production run, this SUV was discontinued in 2009. If you plan on purchasing a used 2009 GMC...Read more

Vehicle Reliability

Lexus RX330 Reliability and Common Problems

If you’re looking for a compact SUV that combines sport, utility, and comfort—you can never go wrong with the Lexus RX330. While its latest model rolled out in 2006, it...Read more

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