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Do Cold Air Intakes work?

Cold air intake myths and legends If you’re reading this, you’re already wondering if an aftermarket cold air intake is better than the factory intake. Here’s a tip to sorting out all the conflicting information you’ll be watching and reading. Every source that says they add a lot of power to your vehicle is a source that has a horse in the race. They usually sell racing parts, so of course, they’re going to want to sell you an aftermarket cold air intake. I don’t sell parts so I have … Read More

Get better gas mileage — 10 Tips To Get More MPG

Use these 10 tips to get better gas mileage Here’s a comprehensive list of top 10 ways to get better gas mileage in your vehicle without taking it to the shop. Keep your tires inflated to the pressure listed on the label inside the driver’s door pillar. Most drivers never check their tire pressure, and that can cost you at the pump. An underinflated tire deflects more energy, increasing rolling resistance, which robs the vehicle of fuel efficiency. Tires lose pressure over time and running a tire 20 percent underinflated, … Read More

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