Category: Car Knowledge Center

Here we will discuss general car knowledge. If you’re curious about how your car works or why it does what it does, this is the category for you. We’re constantly growing our library so check back often for more information. Here’s a quick example: Have you ever wondered why your tires lose air? Quite simply put, it’s the same reason a balloon loses air, the air escapes. As impermeable as your tires may seem, air has a way of squeezing its way through the molecular makeup of the rubber used to make the tire, therefore losing air. Also, as the seasons change, the density of the air changes; cold air is more dense thus it has less air pressure. For more helpful info like this, click a blog and read up!

5 Best Vehicles of 2020

In 2020, FIXD analyzed over 18 million vehicles. Through the FIXD OBD2 scanner and app, we were able to detect and decode thousands of engine codes and help drivers get back on the road stress-free. Here are the 5 vehicles that had the fewest OBD2 codes detected in 2020. #5: Nissan Rogue, Model Year 2020...

5 Worst Vehicles of 2020

In 2020, FIXD analyzed over 18 million vehicles. Through the FIXD OBD2 scanner and app, we were able to detect and decode thousands of engine codes and help drivers get back on the road stress-free. Here are the 5 vehicles that had the most OBD2 codes in 2020. #5: Ford Explorer, Model Year 2005-2009 Average...

Top 20 Check Engine Codes of 2020

In 2020, the FIXD app analyzed over 18 million vehicles. These are the 20 most common check engine codes detected and cleared by the FIXD OBD2 Sensor. Keep reading to discover symptoms associated with these OBD codes, the most common causes, and how to diagnose these common car problems at home. #1: P0300 Of the...

13 Iconic Cars We Love From Movies & TV

1. 1973 XB GT Ford Falcon Photo by PhilipFry4073 at English Wikipedia, CC BY-SA 3.0 via Wikimedia Commons As seen in: Mad Max Filmmakers modified the 1973 Ford Falcon XB Gt Coupe with a Concorde-style nose cone, wheel arch flares, spoilers, supercharger, and more to create this mean-looking ride that became known as the “Pursuit...

10 Holiday Road Trip Tips For 2020

While the Pandemic rages on and airports turn into ghost towns, an interesting trend has emerged: Road trips are up 7% for December 2020. Here are 10 tips to keep you safe and sane on the road this holiday season. 1. Avoid Peak Travel Days & Times Even in the midst of a pandemic, the...

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