How Do I Prepare My Car for Winter?

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Winter is not the time to find yourself on the side of the road having car trouble. However, extreme cold and other factors common in winter make the season a prime time for foreseeable vehicle problems and preventable car accidents. Proper car maintenance and simple cold-weather preparation can help you ensure that your vehicle is […]

What Car Parts Cause the Most Accidents?

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Automobiles are made up of many parts. Problems with some parts are minor, whereas others can be quite dire. The parts that are most often listed as the cause of car accidents are tires, brakes, headlights, and suspension. Problems with those four parts account for tens of thousands of accidents every year. Most car owners […]

Can Better Headlights Prevent Car Accidents?

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Before 2015, there was no standard way to evaluate vehicles’ headlights. Researchers with the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) set out to change that, and the impacts of that change are remarkable. The IIHS, a motor vehicle safety organization supported by auto insurance companies, releases annual ratings that provide safety scores based on vehicle […]