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Car Makes That Are No Longer Around

We often have to make tough decisions here at Used Cars On-Line about what Makes/Models appear in our search results. After all, if you include every single make and model made around the entire world, the search would be really cumbersome. Which got me thinking about the makes that are no longer with us. (more…)

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Pothole Season – Be Prepared

It’s about that time of year, where if you live in the area of the country where there is a freeze/thaw cycle that potholes are going to appear.   Potholes can be anywhere from an inch to a sinkhole big enough to swallow your car, we want to get you prepared to have minimal damage to your car. (more…)

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The Rare and Extinct Eagle

Bald Eagle’s had a flirtation with extinction, until the US Government put measure in place to save them.  Shortly after the US Government saved Chrysler, the Eagle brand was born, but unlike the bird, the car brand itself no longer survives today. (more…)

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Trim Level vs Options – What’s the Deal?

Do you think a 2002 Honda Accord is the same as every other 2002 Honda Accord?  What about a 2006 BMW 328?  The truth is the exact same model in the exact same year can be almost a completely different car given the options.  It’s important to understand the options or packages available in the used car you are searching for. (more…)

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The Cars of Breaking Bad

The creators of Breaking Bad put lots of subtle details into every aspect of the popular show, which details the downfall of high school chemistry teacher Walter White.  One of the most noticeable for me as a car guy is the characters distinctive vehicles. (more…)

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Should I Trade In My Car?

An impartial survey of “most people I know” indicates that this is how most people part with their cars.  They go to a new or used car dealership, and hand in the keys in exchange for money towards a newer car.  I call this a lazy tax, because you are trading in time you would have spent selling the car yourself for quick money.  But is is ever a good idea to trade-in a car? (more…)

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Changing Your Oil – Is a Quick Lube Worth It?

It’s odd there is one bit of car maintenance that has it’s own speciality industry: The oil change market.  It’s been drilled into your head for years that you have to change your oil every 3,000 miles, and most people judiciously spend that 30 minutes in a quicky lube place once every few months doing just that. (more…)

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