Posts Tagged“Car”

Despite the fact that the overwhelming majority of motorists nowadays rarely use turn signals, it is important that they are in good working order: in an extreme situation, a turned on turn signal can prevent accidents. There are several common faults with direction indicators: 1. The turn signals don’t work at all. Here the problem is either in the turn signal control lever, or in the fuse, or in the relay. It is necessary to check all of the above one by one in order to localize the problem. 2. Turn signals blink too often. It’s not even a malfunction,…

Each month me and my buddy Dean Kirkland WA resident like me and my colleague at work, need to make the drive from Washington to Vancouver, and then back again later in the day, for work purposes. Because we have made this journey so any times, we have managed to get our routine down pretty good, and that includes the music choices in the car. The trip time is more or less 4 hours which leaves enough time for around 3 albums. Both Dean and myself are big album fans rather than singles, and thankfully we have similar tastes. I…

Is it better to lease or buy a new car? Some people will probably say that purchasing a car is the ideal option, and from a ownership point of view, that might be true, provided you are ready to commit to higher monthly payments, pay off your financier, and keep the vehicle for the next few years. However, leasing is the wiser investment and a relatively inexpensive option compared to the monthly loan payments, as, in addition to the lower monthly costs for leasing, you don’t have to worry about getting stuck with the vehicle. Here are some of the…

Devil’s Night, the night before Halloween when local kids cause havoc, has a colourful contemporary history – while mischief has been part of Halloween for time immemorial, the practice of causing mayhem the night before Halloween is a little more modern. There are a number of local traditions: the most famous Devil’s Night happens in Detroit, where 800 fires were started in 1984, prompting a wide community response to patrol the streets. There are also much more benign traditions, such as Quebec’s “Mat Night,” when local children steal their neighbours’ door mats, and Cabbage Night in the Northeastern US, where…

You may consider your car one of your most prized possessions. Even if you aren’t extremely devoted to your automobile, you’re probably glad it’s at your disposal. Regardless of your situation, you might not have thought a lot about the connections between your car and real or perceived financial situation. People Might Assume You Are Doing Well Based On What You Drive If someone pulled up next to you at a stoplight driving the newest model of the iconic Ford Mustang, what conclusion would you likely reach about that individual’s financial situation? Although the person might have been given the…

When it comes to picking up your new auto you need to make a choice between buying that new car or opting for a lease scheme. Leasing has become far more popular in the last 20 years and there are some fantastic deals out there for anyone who is looking to lease. The decision as to whether to buy or lease comes down to quite a few considerations, thinking hard about these before making a decision will ensure that you not only get the vehicle which you want, but that you also get it at a great price. Liquid Cash Leasing a…