Safe Driving & Driving Test Techniques : Cars & Vehicles

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How to Shift Gears on a Dirtbike

How to Shift Gears on a Dirtbike

Dirt bikes, unlike many other kinds of motorcycles, have a huge amount of torque, so shifting gears on them can be quite different for some. However, with the proper precautions, the process can be completed effectively and safely.......[Read More]
Select the Best Driving School and Start a Promising Driving Career

Select the Best Driving School and Start a Promising Driving Career

Driving Schools in Alberta and Calgary provide comprehensive driver training in all vehicles. The vehicles include motorcycles, cars and trucks in addition to defensive driving tactics. In a reputed driving school theoretical as well practical ... ......[Read More]
How to Do the Elevator on "Favela"

How to Do the Elevator on "Favela"

"Favela" is a multiplayer map in the 2009 first-person shooter game "Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2." One of the glitches in the game allows the player to slowly glide straight up into the air as if he were riding an invisible elevator. This gives you an unfair tactical advantage, as you are able to......[Read More]
Aggressive Drivers

Aggressive Drivers

Aggressive drivers are usually the very same drivers who think that they don't have a driving problem. However, usually, you can see that their track record speaks for itself as aggressive drivers are usually the ... ......[Read More]
How to Park Closer to the Curb

How to Park Closer to the Curb

Parallel parking makes many new drivers nervous. The tight space and prospect of hitting another car is quite nerve-wracking. Once you have mastered this concept, you then have to ensure that you are as close to the curb as possible. In most states, you need to be less than 12 inches from the curb w......[Read More]
How to Look for Wear or Cracks on Belts in a Mitsubishi Eclipse

How to Look for Wear or Cracks on Belts in a Mitsubishi Eclipse

Since 1990, the Mitsubishi Eclipse has been a favorite of car enthusiasts. If you own one of these sporty cars, part of your routine maintenance should include inspecting the drive belts, which run different engine components. To keep your Eclipse in sound mechanical condition, Mitsubishi recommends......[Read More]
So You Got a Speeding Ticket in Texas

So You Got a Speeding Ticket in Texas

Nobody likes seeing those flashing red and blue lights in their rearview mirror. Though Texas has the highest speed limits in the country, you'll still have to be wary of going too fast. The demerit ... ......[Read More]
How to Dispute an Inaccurate Auto Accident Report

How to Dispute an Inaccurate Auto Accident Report

Car accidents tend to create prolonged stresses for the victims. In addition to the physical and financial toll, your insurance rates may rise, increasing your expenses for the future. To help prevent your rates from unfairly increasing, you must first confirm that all information taken in a police ......[Read More]
How to Stop Car Ramps from Moving on a Garage Floor

How to Stop Car Ramps from Moving on a Garage Floor

Car ramps raise vehicles up so you can access the under carriage. They are a necessity anytime you want to work underneath your vehicle, such as when you change the oil or drain the radiator. A common problem with car ramps is that they can easily slide across a concrete garage floor. This can be a ......[Read More]
The Differences Between a Turbocharger and a Supercharger

The Differences Between a Turbocharger and a Supercharger

Turbochargers and superchargers are both add-ons for car engines that increase their power by increasing air pressure. By forcing more air into each combustion cycle, the resulting combustion is more powerful, thus making the engine more powerful due to the increased force from each.........[Read More]
Tow Bar Types

Tow Bar Types

There are many different types of tow bars, including rigid, self-aligning and car-mounted.no parking tow zone sign image by Stephen Orsillo from Fotolia.comThere are many different types and uses for a tow bar. It allows a vehicle owner to have the least amount of equipment to be able to.........[Read More]
How to Troubleshoot Cadillac Traction Control

How to Troubleshoot Cadillac Traction Control

The Cadillac traction control system helps to provide a vehicle assist when driving. Traction control on your Cadillac monitors wheel speed and can determine when your Cadillac's drive wheels are providing sufficient grip to the road surface. If the sensors at the wheels determine that the wheel wil......[Read More]
How to Keep a Parked Car Cool

How to Keep a Parked Car Cool

Summer brings hot, sunny weather, leaving most drivers to deal with hot and uncomfortable cars. Hot cars are dangerous, as many of the car's parts -- such as seat belts or the steering wheel -- heat up and may become too hot to touch. Thankfully, there are some proactive steps that can be taken to ......[Read More]
How to Disable the Seat Belt Chime in a Pontiac G5

How to Disable the Seat Belt Chime in a Pontiac G5

Seat belt chimes indicate when a driver or passenger has failed to properly buckle a seat belt. This indicator is usually enabled when the key is inserted into the ignition, and a person is sitting in either the driver's or the passenger's seat. Your Pontiac G5 seat belt chime can be disabled withou......[Read More]
How to Pass the Maryland Road Test

How to Pass the Maryland Road Test

At the age of 16, any person that has possessed a valid driver's permit for one year will be eligible to partake in the Maryland road test to receive a valid Maryland Driver's license. The road test is performed on public roads and will test your ability to obey traffic laws and a basic skills test ......[Read More]
Auto Industry & Safety

Auto Industry & Safety

The first ever reported car crash fatality occurred on Sept. 14, 1899, and ever since the car industry has dedicated their time to discovering new ways to protect the driver. Numerous inventions over the years have aided these efforts.......[Read More]
Difference Between 325 & 328 BMW

Difference Between 325 & 328 BMW

BMW uses a standardized system of numbers and letters to name its automobiles. At first glance it can be tough to distinguish between different versions of BMW cars. For example, the BMW 325 and 328 models are very similar, but they differ in the size of their engines.......[Read More]
How to Teleport in the Game GTA4

How to Teleport in the Game GTA4

Because of the sheer size of Liberty City in the game "Grand Theft Auto IV," it can take up to a half an hour to get from one end of the game to the other on foot. This time decreases as you use transportation, but it can still take quite a while. If you want to get from "point A" to "point B" as qu......[Read More]
Bazooka Tube Wiring Instructions

Bazooka Tube Wiring Instructions

Bazooka Tubes are specially designed subwoofer and amplifier combinations for use in cars and trucks. The tube-shaped units fit into small trunks or other spaces where a standard subwoofer setup would be impossible. To wire the Bazooka Tube you will need a wiring kit, available at most electronics s......[Read More]
Get More Mileage From Your Gas In Your Car

Get More Mileage From Your Gas In Your Car

Most people would rather spend less on gasoline than more. You can get a better value if you either get a lower price or if you get more mileage out of your tank of gasoline ... ......[Read More]