Safe Driving & Driving Test Techniques : Cars & Vehicles

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How to Fix Sagging Art Canvases

How to Fix Sagging Art Canvases

Painted canvases can begin to sag over time causing a wave or a bubble to appear. Canvases can start to sag when they're still in the process of being painted and even once the painting is finished and framed. The solution is the same no matter what age or condition the canvas is in when it begins t......[Read More]
Installing a Car Mirror in a Monte Carlo

Installing a Car Mirror in a Monte Carlo

ChallengesThe problem with the Monte Carlo's inside mirror is that the ultraviolet light can weaken the adhesion of the glue to the window over time. Why some last longer than others is a mystery for the most part. It must be the amount of glue used, or the preparation of the area before.........[Read More]
How Can I Get a CDL With the DMV?

How Can I Get a CDL With the DMV?

A commercial driver's license can be obtained from your local Department of Motor Vehicles. You need a CDL license if you want to drive large specialty vehicles such as tractor-trailers or buses. Drivers are able to obtain a CDL by taking and passing both a written and driving skills CDL test. CDL t......[Read More]
Trying to Get Your Driver’S License? Get Started With Practice Driving!

Trying to Get Your Driver’S License? Get Started With Practice Driving!

In order to drive legally in this country, you need to pass your driving test. If you want to get out there and explore, you need to go through the test and pass. Before you ... ......[Read More]
The Specifications for a 1JZ-GTE Turbo Engine

The Specifications for a 1JZ-GTE Turbo Engine

The 1JZ-GTE was featured in more than just the Supra.Don Johnston/Photodisc/Getty ImagesThe 1JZ-GTE is a six-cylinder engine produced by Toyota and was placed in the Japanese Mark III Supra. The twin-turbo engine was also used in other Toyota models sold in Japan and abroad such as the.........[Read More]
Why Is My Majesty Palm Turning Brown?

Why Is My Majesty Palm Turning Brown?

Majesty palm is a trademarked marketing name for members of the Ravenea genus of palm trees, usually Ravenea rivularis or Ravenea glauca. This small plant grows to between 20 and 40 feet high when mature and was originally native to Madagascar. Majesty palms are threatened in their natural habitat, ......[Read More]
Loose Items in Automobiles & Safety Hazard

Loose Items in Automobiles & Safety Hazard

Loose items in automobiles can become safety hazards if you are involved in an accident. The extreme acceleration or deceleration exhibited during a car accident can cause items to become projectiles that can injure or kill vehicle occupants.......[Read More]
How to drive stick

How to drive stick

Many people believe that it is impossible to drive a manual transmission car. But with the right teacher and knowledge of the basics you can be shifting like a pro!......[Read More]
Tips to Find a Good Driving School

Tips to Find a Good Driving School

With traffic accidents on the rise, it becomes crucial to learn driving in the proper way, and from a good driving school. The traffic is increasing and there are millions of cars debuting on the ... ......[Read More]
What Are the Benefits of ABS Brakes?

What Are the Benefits of ABS Brakes?

An anti-lock braking system (ABS) is a safety feature in many modern vehicles. A conventional braking system requires the driver to pump the brake pedal manually to keep the wheels from locking up on slick roads or during emergency braking. However, ABS pumps the brakes automatically.......[Read More]
Difference Between H1 & H4 Headlight Bulbs

Difference Between H1 & H4 Headlight Bulbs

Headlight bulbs come in different light sources, and there are different models within each source. H1 and H4 bulbs are common types of halogen bulbs that differ mainly in their construction, use and price.......[Read More]
Difference Between 5.0 & GT Mustang

Difference Between 5.0 & GT Mustang

For several years in the 1980s and 1990s, Ford offered its sporty Mustang in two different guises. The standard LX came with a four cylinder engine, while the upper-scale GT model came with a 5.0 liter V-8 engine and several other high-performance and trim items not available on the LX. However, som......[Read More]
Use of Traffic Cones When Parking

Use of Traffic Cones When Parking

Traffic cones are a bright orange color, drawing the attention of drivers on the road. They are good for many things, including training drivers how to park in tight spaces, reserving parking spots and cordoning off areas around a vehicle that is parked for the sake of safety.......[Read More]
What to Do If You Get a Traffic Ticket

What to Do If You Get a Traffic Ticket

There are many different rules of the road that you must obey when driving, from stopping at stop signs to yielding to other vehicles that have the right of way to driving under the speed ... ......[Read More]
How Driving Schools Help Student Drivers Gain more Competence and Confidence

How Driving Schools Help Student Drivers Gain more Competence and Confidence

A necessary aspect of learning to drive is to gain a sense of confidence. A lot of drivers suddenly feel they are capable of taking on any circumstances immediately when they have tried getting themselves ... ......[Read More]
What Are the Differences Between the Honda Shadow VLX & the Honda Shadow VLX Deluxe?

What Are the Differences Between the Honda Shadow VLX & the Honda Shadow VLX Deluxe?

Originally introduced in 1983, the Honda Shadow line of motorcycles was created as the Japanese manufacturer's way of addressing the demands of the American market. The Shadow 600 VLX model was unveiled in 1988, with the Deluxe model coming five years later as a limited edition test.........[Read More]
1990 Toyota Timing Specifications

1990 Toyota Timing Specifications

The 1990 Toyota Camry sedan featured a 2.0 liter V4 engine. The Camry is considered to be one of the most reliable vehicles available, and a 1990 Toyota Camry may still run strong today. The timing of the Camry is an important part of maintaining the vehicle.......[Read More]
How to Remove the Jump Seat on a Ford Ranger

How to Remove the Jump Seat on a Ford Ranger

The Ford Ranger is a compact pickup truck that entered the automotive market in 1983. During the 1986 model year, a larger "Super Cab" trim option became available that included additional seating for passengers. Removing the rear jump seats in your Ford Ranger may free up additional cargo space whe......[Read More]
Chevy 4 Speed Identification

Chevy 4 Speed Identification

Between 1980 and 2008, Chevrolet equipped its rear-wheel drive vehicles with 13 different four-speed automatic transmissions. Twenty-two four-speed automatics transmitted power from the engine for front-wheel drive Chevys. Five four-speed manual transmissions were also available.......[Read More]
Correct Way of Adjusting Rearview Mirrors

Correct Way of Adjusting Rearview Mirrors

The first step in driving safely is to adjust your seats, steering wheels and mirrors before you go anywhere. Unfortunately, many people adjust their rearview mirrors improperly, making them less safe. The goal is to expand your field of vision to the widest possible view while reducing the size of ......[Read More]