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How Long Do Car Brakes Last? Maybe An Extra 20k Miles w/ These Tips

You know that you can’t afford to have unreliable brakes, but this begs a very important question: how long do brakes last? Automotive engineers have not defined a firm lifespan for our brakes, presumably because there are a lot of variables involved. Evidence of this frustratingly vague guidance is evident in a study from Toyota, estimating their brake pads […]

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18 Pin Up Girls With Cars and Tools: Vintage Ads and Art

Classic vintage pin ups with cars – I believe it was Sir-Mix-A-Lot who once wisely said, “To hell with romancin’ she’s sweat, wet, got it goin’ like a turbo ‘Vette.” Ah, yes… What goes together better than beautiful, curvy women and classic cars? These vintage pin ups and auto parts advertisements by artists like Gil […]

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AMC Pacer a Sexy Car? Their Vintage Magazine Ads Featuring Brigitte Bardot

The Marketing Genius of the AMC Pacer: Brigitte Bardot: If you were to make a list of the least sexy cars of the past 50 years, you might include the AMC Pacer. Developed in the 1970’s when global change was roiling the average American, AMC (American Motor Cars) attempted to bring people gently (and early) […]

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Make a DIY Roadside Car Emergency Kit: Prep Like a Suburban Noah

It wasn’t Raining when Noah Built the Ark: Out here in Pennsylvania we’ve been blessed with some great weather lately; so nice that it made me forget how awful last winter was. (Can you say, “polar vortex”?) However, check out this recent headline: The Old Farmer’s Almanac predicts that this winter will be another arctic […]

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Advance Auto Parts Monthly FLYER: View the In-Store Circular Online

Monthly Flyer / In-Store Circular: Advance Auto Parts – is a convenient way to view all of their in-store deals in one place online. Each month they feature about 10 pages or so of unbeatable low prices on automotive parts, oil change specials, coupons, rebates, and promotions. These deals vary slightly by store, so enter […]

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REESE Towpower: 20% Off Coupon from AutoZone

Coupons for REESE Brand Auto Parts: REESE has been a legendary brand in towing products for over 50 years. Best known for their trailer hitches including ball mounts, custom fit, gooseneck, & 5th wheel hitches their parts are incredibly strong and exceed all industry safety standards. Use a coupon below for up to a 20% discount site-wide including REESE brand […]