DIY Thrifty Car Odor Eliminators.

by Chris Gardner

Children. Pets. Power tools. Library books. Groceries. We ask alot of our cars...and, we put a lot of stinky things in 'em too. And with dark interiors and constant sludging back and forth, it's not always clear how dirty they get. Well, until the funk happens. It's like one day, you open the door, and sit down, and say "Oh, know...it's here."

Classic red car wtih red steering wheel, red fuzzy dice in the window and white interior, source: sxc.hu.

So, here's seven inexpensive deodorizers intended with the unique interiors, shapes, and smells of your...

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How to Prep Your Car for Winter Driving.

by Chris Gardner

It's cold, people, and the last few days have dropped snow all over the nation. Yet, life doesn't stop, and unfortunately, most of us don't own snowmobiles or a giant red sleigh with eight tiny reindeer. Help your trusty ole automobile do its best.

  1. Inspect your antifreeze.
  2. Have your charging system checked for free at any Advance Auto Parts store.
  3. Change your oil and oil filter.
  4. Visually inspect all lights.
  5. Check tire tread condition.
  6. Replace wiper...

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Easy, Green Ways to Save Gas This Thanksgiving.

by Chris Gardner
"Fueling the family car this Thanksgiving holiday promises to be costlier than ever before. Making matters worse, it comes at a time when much of the economy is beset with uncertainty. With millions of people headed for Grandma's...or to the mall on shopping errands...gas mileage and gas dollars (not to mention carbon emissions) can add up fast.

This makes Thanksgiving an ideal time to try out a few perfectly painless green tricks to help save...

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