Used semi trucks provide an opportunity for small transportation companies to add affordable vehicles to their fleets. Investing in a used semi can be somewhat of a risk, and a thorough inspection is required to help minimize the risk of a breakdown or malfunction in the near future. Most fleet managers know that they need to look at the engine and drivetrain of a used semi before making a purchase, but there are some other important components that might be overlooked during the inspection process.
25 June 2020
If you're a vehicle owner, there will be times when you need to take your vehicle to an auto repair shop or an inspection station to have a vehicle safety check done. When this check is done, your car will be checked for basic safety issues, such as safe tires and functioning brake lights. In some cases, your car might be checked for emissions issues to help make sure that it is not contributing to damage to the environment.
25 April 2019
All drivers know that car insurance is required, but there are many variations in insurance products available to drivers on the open market. Adding features to your basic car insurance policy can be beneficial if you find yourself in an unfortunate circumstance. One of the most frightening experiences a driver can face is being stranded on the side of the road. Roadside assistance insurance can protect you against the financial consequences of a vehicle breakdown.
1 June 2018
If you are interested in keeping your car on the road and running smoothly, it pays to get the most out of your transmission. The more work that you put into your transmission, the easier it'll be for you to keep your automobile running efficiently and ready for the long road ahead. With this in mind, take advantage of the following tips and touch base with a licensed and certified transmission shop near you.
9 October 2017
Renting a vehicle is a sensible decision whether you're on a trip or just needing a different method of transportation to get around your own city or state. In order to keep the cost of doing so under control, it's handy to do your research online in advance. In doing so, you'll typically be able to identify a rental company, such as Sensible Car Rental, that offers vehicles within your price range.
16 June 2017
Are you about to buy a used car? It's a big investment, but worth it if you need the transportation, especially if what you are currently using just isn't doing the trick for you anymore. Whether you want to get off of public transportation and have your own wheels, or just need a better, more reliable car to replace your old one, you're making a wise decision. Just be sure that wisdom also extends to the choice of car you buy.
26 February 2015
After a long winter, many RV owners go through a checklist of items to prepare it for camping season in the spring. Along with regular maintenance and RV repair, there are four things that you should inspect as you open the RV for spring. These things may not be the most obvious, but they can help prevent further damage down the line. These simple inspections do not take too long to complete and can be done on all types of RVs.
29 January 2015
Starting your own NASCAR team, even in the lower Camping World Truck tier, can be extremely expensive. One of your biggest expenses will be the heavy- and medium-duty trucks and trailers that you will need to haul your race and show cars in. To save money on the vehicles you will need, you should consider shopping at a used heavy- and medium-duty truck auction. You can often find a used truck at an auction for a fraction of what it would have cost you to purchase the same vehicle new.
21 January 2015
Your car's windshield has provided you with crystal clear views of the road ahead of you for the past several years. However, you're now noticing several scratches and other signs of damage that affect your vision and your windshield's integrity—and you're not sure how they're getting there. If your windshield hasn't been hit by any airborne debris, then chances are you're damaging your windshield yourself—here's how: Using Worn Wiper Blades
14 January 2015
If you're the proud owner of a successful haulage firm, or a startup aspiring to be one, you have to know how to source a great deal. Trucks aren't cheap, so if you're scouring the market for a new vehicle, it's best to opt for second-hand. These trucks will have depreciated in price greatly, but if they've had a good owner they should still run as smoothly as ever. Here's how to tell the difference between a real road monster and a monster headache:
7 January 2015