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German Cars That Are Worth Every Penny

Reading Time: 5 minutes The automotive industry is a competitive one. Automakers are constantly coming up with ways to make their vehicles stand out,… Read More

Why Don’t Sedans Have Rear Windshield Wipers?

Reading Time: 4 minutes Rear windshield wipers clean the window glass at the back of the vehicle. They wipe away dirt and moisture that… Read More

Homologation and Homologation Specials

Reading Time: 5 minutes Homologation is a certification process conducted on vehicles to verify whether or not they meet the standards for sale. This… Read More

Can You Skip Gears When Downshifting?

Reading Time: 3 minutes When you’re slowing down on a manual transmission vehicle, it’s generally good practice to downshift as you decelerate. This allows… Read More

Vehicle Parts to Check Before Your 4th of July Road Trip

Reading Time: 4 minutes The summer heat presents specific challenges that cause vehicles to break down. This year is going to be especially challenging,… Read More

How To Turn Off a Car Properly

Reading Time: 3 minutes Turning off your vehicle might seem like a trivial task. You just park your vehicle, pull the handbrake, and twist… Read More

EVs and Hybrids

Reading Time: 3 minutes Most vehicles can’t work without a battery. Gas cars, electric cars, and even hybrid cars all use batteries to power… Read More

Can I Use My EV for Powershare Home Backup?

Reading Time: 4 minutes For years, electric vehicles (EVs) have provided owners with an alternative power source that could easily charge their phones, laptops,… Read More

What Is a Mild Hybrid?

Reading Time: 3 minutes Hybrid vehicles are making their mark on the automotive industry, growing in popularity alongside electric vehicles (EVs). So what is… Read More

Drifter Preps His Car for Winter With Parts From CarParts.com

Reading Time: 3 minutes Drifting is all about the thrill of high-speed slides and perfecting those smooth, controlled turns. Of course, that can take… Read More

Jake Mcdonald Deals With Rally Truck Tune-Up Troubles With Parts From CarParts.com

Reading Time: 2 minutes Nothing beats the feeling of driving a finely tuned truck. Unfortunately, hidden problems can complicate the simple maintenance tasks.  That’s… Read More

Winter Truck Camper Essentials According to Full-Time Adventurers, Grayson and Ashleigh

Reading Time: 2 minutes Grayson and Ashleigh have a unique approach to winter travel in their truck camper. While others head south for warmth,… Read More

Trivia and History

Celebrity Car Matches: Which Stars Have the Same Car as You?

Reading Time: 6 minutes More often than not, it’s hard to find anything in common with celebrities. Their status and lifestyle make them feel… Read More

A Brief History of Automotive Mirrors

Reading Time: 4 minutes Mirrors, no matter their position, are essential for all cars because of the sheer utility they provide. They let drivers… Read More

Here’s Why Mechanics Always Wear Automotive Gloves

Reading Time: 4 minutes Working on your vehicle can be dangerous, as you’re handling sharp, hot, and/or heavy tools and parts. If you’re not… Read More

Features

Annika Carter Easily Installs Autolite Spark Plugs From CarParts.com

Reading Time: 2 minutes View this post on Instagram A post shared by CarParts.com (@carpartscom) Annika Carter realized that it was time to replace… Read More

Must-Have Upgrades and Accessories for Your Next Offroad Adventure

Reading Time: 4 minutes A lot can happen on an off-road trip, and not all of them are good. If you get into an… Read More

Windshield Stains: Tips for Removing, Prevention, and More

Reading Time: 4 minutes Visibility on the road is one of the most important aspects of safe driving. After all, drivers need to see… Read More

Reading Time: 3 minutes Most vehicles can’t work without a battery. Gas cars, electric cars, and even hybrid cars all use batteries to power… Read More

How to Keep Your Vehicle From Being a Target

Reading Time: 4 minutes Vehicle theft has been a recurring issue across many states, and theft rates have only gotten higher over the years…. Read More

What Your Favorite Car Says About You

Reading Time: 5 minutes You’ve probably heard that vehicles are extensions of our personalities. Everyone’s got a favorite car, and all for different reasons…. Read More

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