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How to Fix Car Dents

How to Fix Car Dents

Dents in your car are unavoidable. Whether you accidentally bump into something or a person opens their door into your car, you will have to fix a dent at some point. To save yourself some time and money, here’s advice on how to can fix car dents on your own. Use a Sink Plunger If what you have is just a small or medium-sized dent, then all you need to fix it is a normal cup-shaped plunger for sinks. Get…

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Cadillac Escala Concept Unveiled at Annual Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance

Cadillac Escala Concept Unveiled at Annual Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance

The Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance, a yearly event showcasing prewar and postwar cars as well as recent concept cars, took place on August 18th in Pebble Beach, California, where Cadillac unveiled its newest concept car. Introducing the next step in the evolution of the brand’s design, the Cadillac Escala Concept has left auto enthusiasts amazed. Escala is the Spanish word for “scale,” which is fitting for a car that is a full six inches longer than Cadillac’s current flagship sedan,…

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Reasons to Buy a Sports Car to Drive this Summer

Reasons to Buy a Sports Car to Drive this Summer

Everyone secretly wants to tear down the highway in a sports car at some point in their life, but is that reason enough to buy one? Actually, these cars aren’t as impractical as many people seem to think, so here are some great reasons to buy a sports car. Sports cars actually hold their value extremely well. Sports cars are the ones you still see people driving 50 years later, especially if they’re well-maintained. Classic Corvettes and Mustangs abound, so…

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Road Tripping to Amusement Parks

Road Tripping to Amusement Parks

If you live in Mansfield, Ohio, or the surrounding area, you know that every Ohioan’s favorite place to visit in the summer is Kings Island and Cedar Point. For most of us they aren’t more than a couple hours away, so it’s definitely worth the day trip to ride the epic rides these parks have to offer. Road tripping to your favorite amusement park is fun for the whole family! However, road tripping to amusement parks requires a different kind of…

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Cool Car Hacks You Can Actually Try at Home

Cool Car Hacks You Can Actually Try at Home

Car hacks, like life hacks, are MacGyver-esque ways of fixing or making things with resources you can generally find in your home. Instead of going out and finding expensive products for your car, try these out instead. Toothpaste, amazingly, makes a great headlight cleaner. If your headlights are getting cloudy, smear some toothpaste on a cloth and wipe them down. You can also use hair conditioner to buff your car after a wash. To cool your car off on a…

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Check Out These Guidelines for Sunglasses to Protect Your Eyes This Season

Check Out These Guidelines for Sunglasses to Protect Your Eyes This Season

While a pair of sunglasses will forever be a stylish accessory, they also serve a much higher purpose: protecting your eyes and the skin around your eyes from the sun’s harsh rays. So when you’re choosing sunglasses this year, it’s important to look for the right qualities. Here are some guidelines for sunglasses to get you started: A good pair of sunglasses should always offer 100 percent of both the sun’s UVA and UVB rays, protecting you from cataracts and…

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Don’t Forget to Rotate Your Tires!

Don’t Forget to Rotate Your Tires!

There are some vehicle maintenance steps that you simply can’t skip, no matter how much you dislike fiddling with your vehicle or taking it into the shop. One of those steps is remembering to rotate your tires. While this might sound silly or pointless (why not just wait until you need new tires?), it’s extremely important – and we’ll tell you why: Rotating your tires prevents them from wearing unevenly, which will help avoid blow-outs on the road. Uneven wear…

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Bill Harris GM Ranked #1 in the North Central Region!

Bill Harris GM Ranked #1 in the North Central Region!

Bill Harris GM received the honor of being ranked #1 out of 504 Chevrolet dealerships in the North Central Region! In our last mystery shops that GM has done, we’ve ranked #1 in visit, phone and web! This means when a mystery shopper visited our website, called into our store or came and visited us in store, we’ve received the highest score among the other North Central Region Chevrolet dealerships. The pictures below show our speedometers for the visit, phone…

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Car Lingo: Understanding the Difference Between a Coupe and Sedan

Car Lingo: Understanding the Difference Between a Coupe and Sedan

Anyone who has searched for vehicles knows that there is a lot of lingo thrown around in the industry, including the words coupe and sedan. Though most people assume they are the same, there are in fact some important distinctions to make between the two. According to Automoblog, most people either assume that coupes and sedans are the same, or that one has two doors and the other has four. While this is a safe assumption, there are some brands…

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Chevy Tops the Wards 10 Best Engines List, Twice

Chevy Tops the Wards 10 Best Engines List, Twice

Chevy was recently recognized by Wards Auto for exceptional engineering and design, specifically its engines. Two Chevy engines, the 3.6-liter V6 and Voltec Propulsion System, were named to the top of Ward’s 10 Best Engines list. Wards Auto considered a total of 31 engines, many of which are used in multiple models, from 11 brands worldwide. Looking at efficiency, technology, refinement, and precision, Wards determined that Chevy had two of the best engines in the world. According to Chevy, the…

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