Category Archives: Tips and Tricks

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How do I change the oil in my car or truck at home?

Is it almost time for an oil change on your vehicle? It might be time for you to consider taking care of the oil change yourself to save some money and give you the confidence that the job is done right! Although some people believe that this is a job that can only be done by a mechanic, changing your oil can be done in just a few simple steps! Watch the step by step video below to learn how to correctly change the oil in your car or truck! Read the rest of this entry >>

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Is it safe for my dog to be in the car with the windows rolled down?

If you have a pet dog, you probably consider him to be a part of the family and you wouldn’t want anything to happen to them. Your dog loves you and trusts you to take care of it. It is your job to take care of your pet and make sure that it is taken care of. A fatal mistake that some pet owners make is leaving their dog in the car when it is too hot outside. This horrible mistake could cost your pup their life. Keep reading below to learn if it is okay to leave your dog in the vehicle! Read the rest of this entry >>

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5 Tips to Help You Lower Your Monthly Car Insurance Bill

Can I Lower My Car Insurance Bill?

Having proper car insurance coverage is important for keeping you protected in case of an accident. However, paying for insurance can sometimes feel like a hefty charge each month. There are actually a few ways that you can get your insurance bill lower than what it is at right now without changing providers. Keep reading below to see how you can lower your car insurance bill and save money each month.

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Step-By-Step Guide to Replacing Windshield Wipers

How Do I Replace My Car’s Windshield Wipers?

Windshield wipers play a vital role in keeping you and those around you safe on the road. Without functioning wiper blades, your line of vision on the road can become impaired from debris, rain, snow, ice, and anything else that comes in contact with your windshield. If your vehicle’s wiper blades are old and worn out, they can do more damage than good by smearing your windshield and leaving behind debris. So, you might be asking yourself, “How do I replace my car’s windshield wipers?” Keep reading this guide from Auto Simple to find out.

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Reasons Why Your Car Might Be Vibrating and Shaking

Why Is My Car Shaking?

If you notice your car is vibrating or shaking, you might be wondering what the root of the issue is. Maybe it’s a bumpy road that needs maintenance or maybe there is an underlying issue going on in your vehicle. There are many causes of shaking cars and we at Auto Simple have put together this guide to help you get to the bottom of why your car is shaking. Continue reading to see what might be causing your vehicle to shake and vibrate.

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Tennessee Minimum Vehicle Insurance Requirements

How Much Car Insurance Do I Need in Tennessee?

If you have recently moved to Tennessee or recently became a licensed Tennessee driver, you might be asking yourself, “How much car insurance do I need in Tennessee?” This guide from Auto Simple, a local buy here pay here dealership in Chattanooga, will break down how much car insurance you’ll need to keep yourself covered in Tennessee.

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