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Reasons Your Engine Oil Light Comes On After An Oil Change

You likely already know that your car needs an oil change every 3,000 miles or so, but what do you do when the oil light comes on shortly after that oil change? If you're not really familiar with the mechanics of your car, you may not know where to start to make sense of it. The good news is that there are only a couple of things that are typically to blame for this. Read More 

Moving Within The Planets: An Explanation Of Planetary Gearsets In Transmissions

When you think of driving a car, you probably give no thought to planets, how planets move, or even how cars move for that matter. You just plug in the key, turn the car on, shift your automatic transmission into gear, and go. Yet, the movement of the planets is closely related to the movement of your car. How? The answer has everything to do with planetary gearshifts in your car's transmission. Read More 

Fun Furniture Ideas For Repurposing Old Tires

After replacing car tires, most people either recycle their old ones, or set them aside and let them collect dust next to the garage. One great option to put old tires to good use is to repurpose them. From gardening to furniture, there are many creative ways to use them. If you are interested in making furniture out of your used tires, here are some creative ideas for you. Tables Read More 

Economic Data Suggests Now Is The Time To Buy A Used Car

When deciding whether to purchase a car, people usually look at their own situation. They think about whether they can afford to buy a car and how badly they need one. They rarely look to macroeconomics for guidance. According to price trends, though, now is a great time to buy a used car. Here's a look at the economic trends and causes. Prices Have Been Dropping Since May 2014, prices on used cars have been dropping. Read More 

Thinking Of Getting A Motorcycle Trailer? Make Sure The Trailer Lights Are Legal

If you're looking for a way to transport your motorcycle to your favorite camping spot or even across the country to a new home, specially equipped trailers are a wise option. Finding a rig that will keep your bike upright and secure is important. Making sure your trailer has adequate and legal lighting is equally so. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, or NHTSA, enforces these requirements, which are valid in both the United States and Canada. Read More