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Bicycle Bike Cycling Riding Bicycling Tips Tricks FAQ by Jim Langley

CRANK (tips & tricks)

The illustrations for this section are among my favorites, because I love the concept that bicycles make it possible to pedal the earth. But the artist who did such a fine job fitting globes on the bike in the top ad also made an interesting mistake. . . . (more)

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Buying a Used Car – Advice, Negotiation Tips and Avoiding Scams

Last Modified: March 25, 2020 by Jeff Ostroff | Originally Published August 12, 2000

Buying a used car can be a tricky process to navigate because no two used cars are the same. Each car has it’s unique history which can either work in your favor or become your biggest nightmare. In addition to the steps required to get a good deal on a new car, when buying a used vehicle there are additional steps you must be aware of. We will also review the top used car sites like RydeShopper, TrueCar and Cars.com.

One of the most important steps is to make sure to run a used car history report in addition to having a certified mechanic inspect the car on a lift. Why should you spend your hard earned money on a mechanic? It’s better to pay for a mechanic now than spend thousands on repairs later.

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15 Tips and Ideas for Cutting Car Insurance Costs

Due to the litigious nature of our society and the increasing prices of vehicles, car insurance rates are on the rise across the country. The bad news is that insurance isn’t likely to come down in price anytime soon. The good news is that there are things you can do to minimize increases or reduce the burden on your wallet.

Key Takeaways

  • One of the ways to lower car insurance is through a discount bulk rate for insuring several vehicles and drivers at once.
  • Lower car insurance rates may also be available if you have other insurance policies with the same company.
  • Maintaining a safe driving record is key to getting lower car insurance rates.

1. Multiple Cars and/or Drivers May Save Money

If you obtain a quote from an auto insurance company to insure a single vehicle, you might end up with a higher quote per vehicle than if

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Car cleaning tips for a showroom shine finish

“The ultimate shampoo and set!”

For best result print these off and present a copy to your partner to follow. For our take on the best cleaning products click here.

Even the hottest car on the street looks rough when it is dirty. Here are some top cleaning tips from www.torquecars.com members gathered from hundreds of Bucket & Sponge sessions and with tips from showrooms and car exhibitors.

The following tips contain a quick (going out with parents) and showroom (car needs to look perfect) guide to cleaning your car.

TIP: Don’t clean the car on a hot sunny day – wait for the evening otherwise you will have smears all over the body work as the water dries.

The key here whilst cleaning is to avoid adding scratches to the paint work, make sure that anything that touches the paint work is free of grit and is rinsed thoroughly

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