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A screenshot of a Craigslist car ad suspected of being a scam

How to properly report fraudulent Craigslist cars & trucks listings for scam

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Here are steps you can take beyond flagging possibly fraudulent posts. Craigslist remains one of the most popular places to list a used car. Because...
McDonalds drive thru exit off South Central Avenue in Los Angeles California

The disgusting reason & human behavior behind why sidewalks near McDonald’s drive thrus are...

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Once you notice it, you'll see it everywhere fast food drive-throughs operate Exit a McDonald's drive-thru and, within 20-30 feet of the drive through window,...
An ad showing someone squeezing ketchup into a gas tank

What happens if you put ketchup in your gas tank?

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You're more likely to ruin your engine squeezing Heinz down your filler tube. An ad for an EcoChip OBD2 device is making the rounds showing...
A wheel and fender of a 2022 Golf R

Why do some VWs have that piece of black plastic trim on the rim...

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It's a workaround to comply with certain state regulations. Look at certain Volkswagens, like this 2022 Golf R below, and you'll notice a piece of...
A tub of Turtle Wax Super Hard Shell Finish

Is Turtle Wax Super Hard Shell Finish Wax any good even though it’s so...

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You won't believe how similar this cheap stuff is compared to a more expensive wax. Strolling down the car aisle at Wal Mart shopping for...
five bottles of Pro X One car care cleaning products

Who makes Power X One car care products and are they any good?

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O'Reilly Auto Parts has a new selection of affordably priced car cleaning products. Browsing the latest O'Reilly Auto Parts online ad and I came...
A Mazda Demio hood with hood spacers installed

Do hood spacers work?

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Here's why you won't see any performance benefits adding hood spacers or hood risers to your stock hood. The idea behind hood spacers (or hood...
A cylindrical shaped handheld vacuum available from Wish and Alibaba

Is the Portable Car Vacuum cleaner from Modern Vacuum Cleaners any good?

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Here's why you might be paying almost 5x more buying one from modernvacuumcleaners.com Scrolling around Facebook and I came across an ad for a...
Baldwin and Supertech, two oil filters made in the USA

Which oil filters are made in the United States?

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Looking for an oil filter made in the USA? These brands are your best bet. Despite OEM and aftermarkets parts increasingly being outsourced to countries...
Packaging from a MicroGard Oil filter

Who makes MicroGard oil filters and are they any good?

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MicroGard oil filters remain a solid value choice. Here's why. This sentence is to test cache. Stop in at any O'Reilly Auto Parts store for an...
A tiny LED blinking randomly in the middle of nowhere

What is that blinking LED light you see at night in the middle of...

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I saw such a blinking LED and found out exactly what it was. If you've come across this blog post, you probably saw a blinking...
A 2022 Acura MDX and a door jamb label from an MDX

What is Acura MDX’s GVWR & GAWR front and rear? (updated for all years)

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Here's a giant list of Gross Vehicle Weight Ratings and Gross Axle Weight Ratings for the Acura MDX The Acura MDX is Acura's flagship SUV,...
A Harbor Freight Gold ratchet head

Why does Harbor Freight sell a gold ratchet?

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Here's why someone will spend $30 more for that 24K gold plating. Walk around or shop online at any Harbor Freight store, and you've probably...
An Aston Martin DBX

Is an Aston Martin DBX eligible for a 100% tax write-off of the vehicle...

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This is how to fully depreciate your Aston Martin DBX just in your first year of ownership. *Disclaimer: I'm not a tax expert and any...
Lionhart tires on a 20 inch wheel

Who makes Lionhart tires and are they any good?

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Why drivers with high-performance cars, trucks, and SUVs are surprised by Lionharts. Who makes Lionhart tires? Shopping for one or a whole set of replacement tires...
A side profile of a Landsail Tire

Who makes Landsail tires and are they any good?

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This Landsail tire outperforms premium UHP tires at half the price. Landsail Tires are part of the Sentury Tire Family Brand of tires. The Sentury...
A pair of wings on Pink Crocs

How to get a pair of car wings for your Crocs for free

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Looking for a gift for a car enthusiast who likes Crocs that can take a joke? Scrolling through my friend's Instagram stories and I...
A Komatsu PC01E mini excavator demo at Honda's welcome center in Japan

What is the world’s smallest excavator?

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Not only is this mini-excavator extremely tiny and super cute, there's an EV version, too. Think excavator and large, earth moving machines that scoop tons...
Example of an appearance package on a window sticker

What is a dealership appearance package?

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Priced upwards of $1,000+, these dealer add-ons are often unnecessary but unavoidable. You've found the car you want in the right trim level, color, and...
A panel showing examples of Mamalonas trucks

What is La Mamalona in car slang when you’re talking about trucks?

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This is what your friend is referring to when he calls his truck "La Mamalona." A heads-up: Filipino-American here writing about Mexican American slang. Please...
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