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7 Women Who Changed The Auto Industry For Good

Florence Lawrence Image: Wisconsin Center for Film and Theater Research, Florence Lawrence02 1908, marked as public domain, more details on Wikimedia Commons This “first movie star” also invented what we now refer to as “turn signals.” Born in 1886, Florence was an auto enthusiast who had seen her fair share of accidents. Frustrated by not...

5 Mechanic Upsells & How To Avoid Them

If you’ve been to an auto repair shop in the past year, there’s a good chance you paid more than you should’ve for service… That’s because many repair shops operate on an incentivized pay structure. In other words, mechanics get paid more to upsell you on services (which you may… or may not actually need). Here...

Top 5 Budget Road Trip Destinations In The U.S.

Looking for a fun, affordable vacation that won’t break the bank? It’s road trip time! Not sure where to start planning? Check out our top 5 recommended budget road trip destinations - especially the ones located near your neck of the woods! Southeast: Blue Ridge Parkway, VirginiaThis is one of the most scenic drives in...

11 Fun Car Facts You Never Knew

1. The Love BugThe Love Bug has been bringing smiles to people’s faces since 1969. Like all great racing movies, Herbie, the Volkswagen Beetle that stars in the Disney film, has become an iconic character in movie history. But do you know where the number “53” came from? Apparently, producer Bill Walsh was a big...

1.5 Million FIXD Sensors Sold!

We want to thank you all for helping us get to this amazing milestone. We are grateful to everyone who has helped us over the past 6 years and continues to help us bring our dream to life: family, friends, mentors, coworkers, and YOU! Who are we? Our story is a true tale of American...

Top Tips For Selling Your Car

Fix mechanical issues Most car buyers are looking for safe and reliable vehicles that are free of issues. If there are any lights on in the dash, such as the check engine light, brake light, ABS light, washer fluid low light, tire light, etc., this will instantly devalue your vehicle. Buyers view this as an...

Should I Sell My Car?

If you’ve made it to this page, there’s a reason you're wondering whether or not you should sell your car. Here, we will discuss the different reasons you are looking to sell and if you should sell. Let’s explore what considerations should be made in determining if the time is right to sell your vehicle....

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