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Navigating the Archives of Car Bidding at Copart and IAAI

In the bustling landscape of car salvage auctions in the USA and Canada, where thousands of vehicles find new owners each year, the bid history becomes a silent storyteller. For those eyeing a purc...

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How to replace windshield wipers properly?

Worn windshield wipers have a negative impact on safety. Replacing your car's windshield wipers is the easiest way to improve visibility, which is especially important during the autumn and win...

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Tire pressure in your car – all you need to know

Drivers often underestimate tire pressure levels. Only a few users realize that proper wheel pressure can be related to the load or even the speeds achieved. Driving with too low or too high tire p...

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Windshield washer fluid - key information

Windshield washer fluid is essential in a car because it provides visibility, which affects the safety of driving on the road. Dirt, streaks and other types of debris on the windshield can smudge o...

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The most popular lambda sensor failure symptoms

Did your car unexpectedly start using too much fuel, resulting in a decrease in engine power? Or worse, black smoke is coming out of the exhaust? These could be lambda sensor damage symptoms. The m...

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Everything you need to know about the glow plug

The glow plugs in diesel engines are very different from the spark plugs used in gasoline-powered units. Their function is slightly different: they are not responsible for creating the spark necess...

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Why engine oil leak from car?

An engine oil leak is often a symptom of damage that needs to be repaired quickly. How urgent the repair is depends largely on the location and severity of the leak and the overall condition of the...

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Timing chain vs. timing belt – when you need a new one

Timing belt or chain replacement is a routine maintenance that every driver must remember. When you forget about it, serious engine failure can occur. Replacement of timing is not cheap, but it is...

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Wheel bearing – what is it? When does it need replacing?

Do you hear a buzzing, rubbing, whining, humming or knocking noise from around the wheels while driving? These could be symptoms of a wheel bearing failure. The malfunction can even cause the wheel...

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Why are my brakes squeaking?

Squeaking brakes usually mean you need to buy new brake pads. However, there are also possible other causes of squeaking or unpleasant noises from the brake system of a passenger car. When the car...

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What is wheel alignment?

Wheel alignment is a must. This adjustment will increase driving comfort and safety levels. In addition, a car with properly adjusted geometry uses less fuel (less drag). Properly adjusted wheel al...

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How To Top Up Your Car Coolant

Coolant is responsible for maintaining the proper temperature of the car's engine. It is recommended to check the coolant level once every 1000–2000 km. Check out how to add coolant and h...

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What Are Signs Of a Bad Starter? How to fix it?

The engine in a vehicle is started by the car starter. The starter failure can occur at the least expected moment. Therefore, after observing the first symptoms of starter failure, you should immed...

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What Is Car Battery Voltage?

Car battery voltage is one of its basic technical parameters. It shows the level of its charge and can tell a lot about the state in which the cells or alternator are. How to determine the level of...

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Check Engine Light is on? These are the most common causes

An illuminated check engine light means that the self-diagnostic system in your car's computer has detected an error. After starting the vehicle, it may begin to light up, blink or go out. Chec...

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Copart or IAAI? What Is The Best Salvage Auction Site?

Buying used cars from the USA is easier with services like Copart and IAAI. Salvage auto auctions have a big market share and many companies use those services to buy cars, trucks, motorcycles, RV&...