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DIY Headlight Care

Functional headlights are a necessity when planning on driving at night or during extremely cloudy days. Not only do the lights illuminate the way for drivers, but they also enable other vehicles to see you on the road. Keeping the lenses clean and clear ensure that the beams shine as brightly as possible.

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Android Auto Overview

Android Auto is the new way that drivers are keeping themselves safe on the road. Google has always been thinking ahead. In 2014, they unveiled this technology for drivers. It would instantly allow drivers of over 400 car models to connect to their apps, such as music, texting, calling, and navigational apps. Later, there were more apps added to the infotainment sync’s capabilities.

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Have Confidence in the Safety of Your Brakes for Your Daily Commute

You never want to be concerned about the safety of your brakes, especially when you have a long commute. Many drivers in Nashua, NH have an average of an hour and a half commute each day, just for work! That's a lot of stopping, which takes a toll on your brakes. In order for you to know the condition of your brakes, and to give you peace of mind, you should schedule a periodic brake inspection.

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Things You Can Do to Prevent Rodent Damage to Your Vehicle

If you experience unexpected breakdowns, one thing that you need to do when you take it to get repaired is to pay attention to what is discovered. If the technician says that it is rodent damage, then you have to keep that in mind and make decisions based on the discovery.

One thing that you can do is make sure that you are not leaving any food near the vehicle. 

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A Look Inside Auto-Dimming Rearview Mirrors

Nighttime raises driving's difficulty level. Importantly, at Nashua Kia in Nashua, NH, our auto lineup includes features that decrease night driving's hazards. Let's talk about one of those features now.

Electrochromic, or auto-dimming, rearview mirrors improve your night-driving safety. 

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Handling the Steer

Whether you intend to or not, there will likely be a time when you enter a slide. The way that you handle the slide is sometimes called oversteer or understeer. When you're turning your car and it seems like it still wants to go straight on the road, you're understeering. On the other hand, oversteering is when the back of the car wants to spin around so that it gets ahead of the headlights.

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If You're a Dog Lover, Invest in a Dog-Friendly Vehicle

If you're in the market for a brand-new vehicle, there are many vehicle options that will serve you well if you happen to be a dog lover. Some vehicles even have special pet-friendly features worked right in like water bowls, stowable ramps, and kennels. You may just want to invest in a vehicle that is known for its overall durability. 

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History of Entertainment in Vehicles

Entertainment inside of vehicles has been a very interesting affair. For one thing, they have slowly advanced for drivers and passengers. When the radio has been entered into the vehicles, this has been considered good enough for people. Video in vehicles has come very late in the game because it was probably considered good enough to just have a radio.

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What is a Timing Belt?

The engine of your car is a fine-tuned instrument. Internally, parts act quickly with precision timing that involves less time than it takes to think open” or “close.” Interestingly enough, these instructions are the orders that the timing belt issues to the internal parts of your engine—namely the piston and the valves.

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Two Dangerous Fuel System Warning Signs

Fuel pump problems can cause serious problems for your car, so it's important to watch for warning signs. If you're able to catch a faulty fuel pump issue early, you can often save a lot of money in auto repairs.

Your fuel pressure gauge is an easy way to check if you have a faulty fuel pump. 

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