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General Motors Announces Another Big Ignition-Related Recall

Replacement parts for cars at the center of a massive General Motors recall for defective ignition switches began arriving at dealerships across this country just this week. If car owners have already...

CATEGORIES: Auto Recalls, GM News

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Single People Pay More For Car Insurance

Age, gender and marital status significantly affect how much Americans pay for car insurance, according to a new study from InsuranceQuotes.com. And the disparity in insurance costs is highest among...

CATEGORIES: Car Insurance Advice, Saving Money

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Consumers View Cars Like They Do Cell Phones

Up until recently, financial motivations drove the behavior of car shoppers. Today, many consumers shop for cars because of a constant desire for change, according to a new study from Swapalease.com....

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Toyota Recalling Millions Of Cars Over Multiple Concerns

Toyota Motor Corp. is recalling nearly 1.8 million vehicles in the U.S. for various safety problems, including air bags that may fail to deploy....

CATEGORIES: Auto Recalls, Toyota News and Reviews, Car Safety

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Cement Truck Flips Over, Crashes Into Minivan

From a driver's perspective, nothing is scarier than the thought of a large, out-of-control truck barreling straight at your vehicle. On Tuesday, a professor at Texas A&M experienced the real...

CATEGORIES: Weird Car News, Car Crashes

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Five Tips For Restoring A Classic Car

Many people dream of buying an iconic classic car and returning it to its former glory. Whether you're in high school or retired, the idea of a long-term restoration project can be romantic and...

CATEGORIES: Car Buying Tips, Used Car Buying Guide, Car Care, Car Repair Q&A

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Two GM Vehicles Stand Out On Important Safety Crash-Test

Here's some news regarding the safety of General Motors vehicles that will actually reassure some car owners instead of frightening them....

CATEGORIES: Car Safety

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Smartphones Reduce Accident Headaches

As insurance costs rise with car prices, ways to reduce costs seem to diminish. One Chicago-based company called Snapsheet, however, is poised to reverse some of that trend, by helping streamline the...

CATEGORIES: Car Insurance Advice

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San Francisco Sees Spate Of Smart Car Tipping

Delinquents in San Francisco have taken to tipping Smart ForTwos. Witnesses told KRON-4 in San Francisco that eight people, wearing hoods, were responsible for tipping three Smarts. While the vehicle...

CATEGORIES: Weird Car News, Car Crashes

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Ford Recalls Nearly 435,000 Vehicles

Ford is recalling nearly 435,000 cars and SUVs to fix rusting frame parts or faulty seats....

CATEGORIES: Auto Recalls, Ford News and Reviews

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Looking To Buy A Used Car? You Might Want To Consider A New One

Because of the recession that hit in late 2008, people have been holding onto their rides for longer than usual, waiting for better days before trading in old wheels for new ones. The fact that...

CATEGORIES: Car Buying Guide, Car Buying Tips, Car Shopping, Certified Used Cars, Used Car Buying Guide, Saving Money

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Angry Families Want GM Prosecuted For Defects

The families of those who died in General Motors cars with defective ignition switches want prosecutors to go after GM insiders responsible for letting the problems fester for more than a decade - and...

CATEGORIES: GM News

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Mazda Recalling Cars Due To Spider Webs In Engines

Three years after Mazda recalled 52,000 Mazda6 sedans over spider webs obstructing the evaporative canister vent lines of 2009 and 2010 Mazda6 models, another recall has been issued for 42,000 more of...

CATEGORIES: Auto Recalls, Mazda News and Reviews

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Sinkhole Swallows Two Cars In Detroit

Two cars fell into the same sinkhole Friday evening, one moments after the first had been rescued after police failed to respond to the accident....

CATEGORIES: Weird Car News, Car Crashes

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General Motors Recall List

Last month it seemed General Motors couldn't go more than a few days without issuing a major recall. Indeed, the company recalled 4.8 million vehicles in March. Since the initial recall on February...

CATEGORIES: Auto Recalls, Automotive News, Chevy News and Reviews, GM News, Car Safety, Buick News and Reviews, Cadillac News and Reviews, GMC News and Reviews

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Five Easy Ways To Maintain Your Car's Value

By taking proper care of your car, keeping it looking good and running smoothly, you can ensure it fetches as much money as possible when it comes time to sell or trade in. Following these five simple...

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Texting-While-Driving Ad Shows Devastating Effects Of Distracted Driving

The Department of Transportation released a commercial Wednesday aimed at teens and young adults to help curb distracted driving just in time for Distracted Driving Awareness month....

CATEGORIES: Car Commercials, Driving, Driving Laws, Car Crashes

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Train Hits SUV Attempting To Cross Light-Rail Tracks

A driver in Houston ran a red light and maneuvered around lowered gates at a railroad crossing. The attempt to beat a METRO light=rail train failed. Four people were hurt....

CATEGORIES: Car Crashes

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General Motors CEO Provides Few Details In Appearance Before Congress

For more than two contentious hours, General Motors CEO Mary Barra took questions from members of a House of Representatives subcommittee investigating GM's years-long delay in initiating a recall of...

CATEGORIES: Chevy News and Reviews, GM News

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Chrysler Recalling 870,000 SUVs For Brake Defect

Chrysler is recalling nearly 870,000 SUVs because corrosion may make the vehicles' brakes harder to use....

CATEGORIES: Auto Recalls, Chrysler News and Reviews, Dodge News and Reviews

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