A dead car battery is the worst thing to walk out to in the morning. It’s even more frustrating when you don’t understand why your car battery keeps dying. In this guide, we’ll cover some things you can do to figure out why your battery keeps draining and whether or not it needs replacement.
Ever Notice This Feature on Your Fuel Door?
Unless you read the manual to your vehicle cover to cover, you may not know about all of the features it possesses. I have owned a RAV4 for 10 years, and I’m still discovering features I didn’t know it had. Take for example the fuel cap holder built on the inside of the fuel door.
How to Add Bluetooth to Any Car
If you have an older vehicle, the stereo system may not support Bluetooth. You could upgrade your stereo, but there might be a way you can add Bluetooth to your car without spending money on a new stereo system.
Have you Ever Noticed the Little Fuel Icon Arrow?
My Mother In Law was driving our RAV4 recently, and we needed gas. As she’s pulling into the gas station, she asks me, “Which side is the tank on?” I told her it’s on the left, and told her about the arrow on the instrument panel that indicates which side the gas tank is located on.
She was blown away. “That’s a nice little feature!” she said.
Car Gear is Stuck in Park Fix
Have you found that you cannot shift gears and your car gear is stuck in “Park”? This is a common problem. You can often overcome this problem on most vehicles with these steps.
Toyota 4Runner: How to Reset Maintenance Light
The Toyota 4Runner will display a ‘Maintenance Required‘ message on the instrument panel to remind you when an oil change is due. This notification will display once the vehicle travels 4,500 miles since the last reset.
Once service has been performed, you can reset the maintenance light using these steps.
How to Reset “Service Required” Light on the Hyundai Elantra
Hyundai recommends that you have the Elantra serviced every 7,500 miles or once every year. The vehicle will display a “Service Required” message or wrench light to remind you to have your oil changed, among other things.
You can clear or reset this oil change light using the following steps.
Ford Fusion: How to Open Fuel Door
Wondering how to open the fuel door on the Ford Fusion? Don’t feel dumb. Opening the fuel door has perplexed many Ford Fusion owners and renters. You’re not the only one! We’ve got you covered with this tutorial.
Range Rover: Set Temp to Fahrenheit or Celcius
I recently had a rental Range Rover where the climate system was set to show the temperature in Celsius instead of Fahrenheit. Fortunately, I was able to find where you can change this to display Fahrenheit using these steps.
Mazda 6: How to Reset Maintenance Light
A maintenance light will appear on the instrument panel when an oil change is due for the Mazda 6. Once you have taken the vehicle in to have it serviced, you can perform an oil reset using these steps.