October 28, 2013
Congratulations. You’re driving off the dealer lot with your nostrils filled with that new car smell. You used savvy shopping and hard-as-nails negotiating to drive down the sticker price and the...
June 27, 2013
NEW YORK (MainStreet) — When parents wave bye-bye to their college-aged kids for a summer weekend or when September comes, little do they know they neglected to warn Junior about a big rite...
May 23, 2013
BOSTON (MainStreet) — Some 10 percent of U.S. vehicles have their "Check Engine" lights on at any given time — but half of drivers ignore the warning...
May 20, 2013
Hurricane Sandy damaged more than 250,000 automobiles when it slammed into the eastern United States six months ago, and experts fear dishonest sellers are still trying to soak used-car buyers with vehicles hit by the storm.
May 13, 2013
NEW YORK (MainStreet) — Starting this week, I'm in hiding from Audi Financial Services. They're coming after me, I know, because I'm on the lam with...
May 7, 2013
NEW YORK (MainStreet) — Warm sun, flowers blooming, longer days — spring has definitely arrived. What better way to celebrate than to cruise the road in a new car ... or a new used car? No...
April 22, 2013
If there’s no room for your car in the garage, you know you have too much stuff (read: junk). The goal of any spring cleaning efforts is to carve out at least enough space for your car to fit, which means you’ll need to use every inch of the...
April 18, 2013
April 7, 2013
Americans like dealing with car repair about as much as root canal and finishing income tax returns. A...
February 22, 2013
If you’re in the market for a new set of wheels, checking out a car or truck’s accident history isn’t a luxury.
It’s a necessity.
For obvious, if unethical, reasons, sellers don’t want buyers to know about accidents a vehicle has (...