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Spring Maintenance Time is Here!

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Those birds you hear chirping are telling you something: Spring is here! If you listen closely they're also telling you it's time for some spring car maintenance. Don't let summer driving catch you off guard. Be prepared! See the Spring Maintenance Checklist.

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Book Review. Recaro: Evolution Siet 1906

Tuesday April 15, 2014
I recently hooked up with Recaro's Head of Tradition and got a copy of their brief but well put together history piece, Evolution Siet 1906 or Evolution Since 1906. It was a blast to flip through the historic photos and familiar info, but I was surprised at how much I didn't know about Recaro and its original iteration, Reutter Karosserie. Reutter made Porsche bodies in the '50s and '60s so their place in history is concrete. Check out the full review for more info.

Replace Your Smashed Truck Bumper

Monday March 31, 2014
The Chevy Silverado is one of the most popular trucks on the road. Popular with truck drivers, but unfortunately popular with deer, too. If your truck has a bent up bumper from a deer or other heavy object, it's time to remove the shroud of shame and replace that bumper! Save money and do it yourself.

Recover From Winter Windshield Abuse

Sunday March 30, 2014
Your windshield took a serious beating over the winter. All of that freezing and thawing and salting has left you with worn parts that need attention. Refresh your windshield with these spring windshield tips. There's no reason to carry on the tradition of a streaky window into the summer.

Radiator Flush: A Spring Maintenance Must

Friday March 28, 2014
With buds popping out and temperatures teasing with hints of warmth, we are on top of the spring season. Soon it will be nice and warm, and you'll be sitting in 80-degree traffic on the way home from work. As part of your spring maintenance routine, be sure to flush your radiator to protect your engine from heat buildup and deterioration.

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