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Features To Look For In Luxury Used Semi Sleeper Cabs

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Purchasing a used semi truck can allow you to get a more luxurious cab than you'd be able to afford if you bought a new truck. If you're on the road a lot, having a luxury cab can make a huge difference in your rest and quality of life. Here are some of the fancy features that you can look for in luxury cabs. Premium Trim and Countertop Materials When you're in a small space, the materials used to furnish the space can significantly impact your perception of it.

10 May 2022

Why Is Roadside Assistance Important For Road Trippers?

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Road trips are a summer tradition, and they're more important than ever if you want to enjoy a relaxing vacation while avoiding crowded airports and planes. While spending some quality time in the car is a great way to enjoy a family vacation, it's also a challenging test of your vehicle's reliability. Driving for hours across varied conditions and multiple states can strain even the most reliable car. If you're planning to hit the road soon, then you shouldn't leave home without roadside assistance coverage.

4 August 2021

Buying A Pre-Owned Commercial Truck

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Choosing to buy a commercial truck is always going to be a fairly large investment in your business or profession. This makes it vital to ensure that you are getting a reliable truck that will be able to efficiently meet your hauling needs. Individuals that are buying used commercial trucks will want to be particularly diligent. Inspect The Entire Body For Signs Of Corrosion When you find a truck that looks like a promising option, one of the first things that you will need to do is to check the entire body of the vehicle for signs of corrosion and rust.

18 January 2021

Nice Features to Have in an Enclosed Trailer

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You might think that an enclosed trailer seems like a really simple device. It's a box on wheels, right? Well, years ago this was true, but like most industries, the trailer industry has made great strides, and as a result, enclosed trailers now come with more features than ever before. If you're looking for a new enclosed trailer, here are some key features that you might find helpful. A Ramp

11 June 2019

4 Brake Concerns Truck Owners Should Never Ignore

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FThe braking system is one of the most important parts of your truck. When the brakes have failed, you and every other driver on the road is at risk. Do you know the signs that point to brake failure? While the average driver knows that noise when braking is an indicator of concern, not everyone knows the other signs that are easier to look past. Learn some of the red flags you don't want to ignore.

4 July 2018

Prevent Uneven Wear On Your Tire Treads And Damage To Your Suspension By Regularly Balancing Your Car's Tires

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If you're feeling a lot of vibration in the steering wheel of your car while driving down the road, it could be a symptom of unbalanced tires. It's difficult for manufacturers to create a perfectly balanced tire; a small variance in weight can lead to side-to-side wobbling when the tire is rotating at high speeds. This wobbling will not only cause your ride to be less smooth, but it will also place extra stress on your suspension system and drivetrain when it tries to correct for an unbalanced tire.

12 January 2018

Understanding Windshield Cracks

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Windshield cracks seem like a common occurrence, but that doesn't mean you should ignore them. If you leave them alone, they're not going away, and they could get worse and obscure your vision. If that seems too esoteric, then learn about why the cracks get worse and why that is so bad. When you have an understanding of how a crack affects the practical operation and condition of the car, you also have a better understanding of why you need to take care of these cracks quickly.

19 December 2017

How To Prepare To Renew Your Registration

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Depending on the state that you live in, you are going to need to register your vehicle either every year or every other year. Your vehicle needs to be registered in order for you to be able to drive your vehicle.   #1 Check Your Mail The first thing you need to do is pay attention to your mail. Most states mail you information about two months in advance when your registration is due.

14 December 2017

Two Supporting Modifications You Need To Consider Before You Take Your Truck Off Road

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When it comes to building an off-road rig, the first modifications that most people think of are suspension lift kits and aggressive tires. Those mods can certainly be helpful: lift kits give you more ground clearance so you don't bottom-out on tall obstacles and steep hills. Burly mud tires allow your truck to dig its way out of slippery terrain while avoiding punctures. However, if you plan on lifting your truck and taking it off-road, there are a couple of supporting modifications you should install before you go playing in the mud.

11 December 2017

Is It Worth It To Learn To Drive A Stick Shift?

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More and more cars are now built with automatic or continuously variable transmissions, eliminating the need to use a manual gear shift when driving. However, that doesn't mean that manual cars are no longer on the road. If you are about to send your child to driving school, you might want to consider opting for a module that teaches your teen to drive a manual transmission. Just in Case The real reason for having your child learn how to drive a manual transmission is that you just never know when he or she will need the skill.

8 December 2017