Top Car Apps for Every Kind of Driver

No matter if you have an hour daily commute, or won’t go anywhere without your favorite album, apps can help you save time and score the best deals. Whatever kind of driver you are, here are a few of our must-have car apps: For the Commuter Between work and running around town, you spend a [...]

April 20th, 2016|Categories: Car Accessories, CARCHEX, Safety And Driving Tips|

Valentine’s Day Car Care

Love is in the air for Valentine’s Day. If you don’t have a date you probably aren’t thrilled about the holiday. So forget human companionship. Ditch the chocolates, candlelit dinner and oversized teddy bear. You can have an even better time with the real love of your life: your car. Enjoy a Massage Pick up [...]

February 12th, 2016|Categories: Auto Maintenance & Repairs, Car Accessories, Car Tips, CARCHEX|

Tailgating Tips – Prep Like A Pro

It’s the most wonderful time of the year for football fans. There’s almost always a game on TV, fantasy football is in full effect and, best of all, there are tons of tailgates to attend. Here’s how you can dress up your car and be the star of your next tailgate. Gear Up Before you [...]

October 6th, 2015|Categories: Car Accessories, CARCHEX, Road Trips And Activities|

Keep Your Car Cool in The Summer Sun

Different sources have different estimates for how hot your car can get on a hot, sunny summer day. A study by Stanford Medicine stated that a car can heat up 40 degrees in the first hour - making even a 70 degree day prime for overheating your car's interior. We're going to give you some [...]

How to Decorate Your Car for the Holidays

Looking to spread holiday cheer wherever you go this season? Decking out your car will keep your holiday spirit up during those stressful commutes, hectic trips to the mall (complete with frantic searches for parking) and holiday travel on busy roads. And that’s not to mention the joy that you’ll bring to everyone who sees [...]

December 19th, 2013|Categories: Auto News, Tips And Interest, Car Accessories, Car Tips, CARCHEX, Safety And Driving Tips|

The Country’s Coolest Car Washes

Is getting your car washed just one more thing to add to your to-do list? Does hitting up your local car wash leave you watching the clock in a dull waiting room? Well, you might be in the wrong place. Check out our list of the coolest car washes across the country -- each one [...]

Car Lover Gift Ideas For Dads & Grads

June is here again. That means Father’s Day is right around the corner and graduation festivities are happening all month long. Don't know what to get the awesome dad or grad in your life? We've got a few ideas.. For Grads: Your new graduate is going to need reliable transportation to and from that new [...]

What Should Be in My Summer Car Emergency Kit?

While many of us prefer summer breezes to winter blizzards, extreme heat, humidity, and other summer weather can take a toll on your car. It is important to keep an emergency kit with items appropriate for the season in your car just in case. In this video, Pat Goss explains what you should always keep [...]

Convertible Maintenance

What is the one thing everyone overlooks when maintaining their convertible? Video Transcription Well, of course the outside of the top needs to be kept clean. Now there are different types of materials used in convertible tops so you have to follow the directions in your owner's manual for the type of material on your [...]

May 9th, 2013|Categories: Auto Maintenance & Repairs, Car Accessories, Car Tips, CARCHEX|

Convertible Top Care

Convertible tops look great when a car is new, but they won't stay looking nice for long without proper care. Fabric, clear plastic and vinyl are far more delicate and vulnerable to radiation, acid rain, and the elements than painted surfaces. Sunshine can be especially damaging. Here are some tips from eHow to keep your [...]