I remember when I was young I used to debate my high school buddy about whether it made a difference to keep the gas tank full, or let it get low… The answer to that question turns out to be an important piece of information to know to keeping your car in tune.
One of the problems with automatic transmissions is that if you leave the key in the ignition and turn it enough to use the radio or roll the windows up/down, its easy to shift out of park by moving the gear selector. This the dreaded “Vehicle Rollaway” problem and its especially been a problem with kids playing in the car. Continue reading “Preventing Vehicle Rollaway”
Another one of the beautiful vehicles we have at this time has earned 5 star ratings in NHTSA’s New Car Assessment Program (NCAP) tests. With 5 stars in Frontal Driver, Frontal Passenger, Side Driver, and Side Rear Passenger, this Honda is probably one of the safest vehicles on the road!
The 2001 Volkswagen Passat 4-door received 5 star ratings for both the Frontal Driver And Frontal Passenger side ratings tests done by the NHTSA’s new Car Assessment Program (NCAP). 5 stars is the highest ratings given by the NCAP tests. What is NCAP? NCAP is part of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, which is part of the U.S. Department of Transportation. Continue reading “2001 VW Passat Gets Highest Safety Ratings”