Posts Tagged‘Auto’

How Bargain Hunters Get Deals On Used Mazda Cars

Mazda is one of the top selling car brands in North America, with a strong lineup of affordable vehicles that offer good fuel economy, high safety ratings, and their defining trait, fun, sporty drivability. Bargain hunters love used cars, because you can save thousands of dollars by buying a model that’s a few years old, and Mazda fans know that the automaker builds a reliable vehicle that will last for years. So where do Toronto Mazda drivers go when they want to find a good deal on a used Mazda? First, you have to decide what a great bargain means…

Car Repair Advice: Is Your Engine Mount on Life Support?

While they come in a variety of designs and sizes, the fundamental purpose of any engine mount — whether it’s made by Ford for pick-up trucks, or Barry Controls for aircraft — is to, as the term suggests, mount an engine and reduce vibration that, if left unchecked, could do more than just be very noisy and irritating. Given how much power engines generate, excess vibration could — and in most cases, eventually will —cause damage to critical components, resulting in major safety risks and hazards. Here are two common symptoms that likely spell out that your engine mount is…

The Time To File A Car Accident Claim Is Right Away

If you have been involved in an automobile accident and are unable to work due to an injury, or you have had to pay out of pocket for physiotherapy (which is generally not covered by OHIP), the time to file your claim is now. When it comes to car accident tort claims in Ontario, the statute of limitations is 2 years, even if the accident resulted in death and your are pursuing this case on behalf of a lost loved one. Besides collecting No Fault accident benefits, there are things you can do on your own to ensure that you…

4 Tips to Purchasing a Used Car or Truck

Are you scratching an itch to buy a used car or truck? In the event you are, will you go about it the right way? Unfortunately, too many consumers rush into such a decision, ultimately regretting the vehicle they end up with. In order for you to come away with a vehicle that is worth every penny you spent, it is important that you give the Internet some attention in this pursuit. Yes, there are newspaper classified ads and auto magazines in most neighborhoods, but the Internet is where you find your true search value. With that being the case,…

Here’s How New Automotive Technology Can Solve Distracted Driving

Distracted driving is a deceptively complex issue — one that defies easy solutions. But it’s increasingly clear that new technologies will play a large and perhaps decisive role in its amelioration, along with the sorts of cultural and behavioral changes that proved so successful in stigmatizing unhealthy activities such as tobacco use and driving under the influence. These technologies, all of which are operational or in development, are among the most exciting anti-distraction innovations of the decade.