Car Maintenance: 10 Things Every Car Owner Should Know – The Short List

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    Car Maintenance: 10 Things Every Car Owner Should Know – The Short List





    It’s OK if you’re not an automotive engineer. Of course, if you are, this probably isn’t for you because here are 10 basic things every motorist should be able to do. How many of them are you capable of?



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    What? Nothing about checking the coolant or the brake fluid levels?? Nothing about periodically checking all of the lights? And if I had a dollar for every time I've seen vehicles down to just one brake light I'd be rich....I've seen cars with NO working brake lights a couple of times.

    One of our cars is a Prius hybrid and you ONLY want to let a professional jump start it if necessary...you're dealing with 200+ amps there. (Better to just get it towed to a mechanic.)
    Rick "Boo"
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    2017 Toyota Prius 2 (wife's car)
    2013 Forest River Rockwood RV (33-foot camper trailer)
    2014 Toyota Tundra 4x4 TRD Off-Road (for snow/ice, hauling stuff, and pulls camper)

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