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Wiper Blade Inspections Help You Know When Replacement is Imminent

Windshield wiper blades do a lot more than keep the rain and snow from obstructing your view as a driver. They also wipe away dirt and debris from your windshield, which helps to keep you safe!

Unfortunately, wiper blades usually become noticeably deficient during adverse weather conditions. However, there can be early warning signs, such as wiper blades leaving streaks on the window or not disbursing the rain or snow from the window properly. It's critical that you inspect your wiper blades for replacement on a random basis.  

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The Correct Way to Safely Test Your Car's Battery

To test a car battery correctly, you'll need a few things like a voltmeter, work gloves, wire brush, and safety glasses. Be sure the car lights and engine are turned off, open the hood and use the wire brush to clean the terminals of the battery.

Take the red cable of the voltmeter and place on positive side of the car battery securely. Take the black cable of the voltmeter and place on negative side of the car battery securely. 

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Is Your Ignition or Starter Failing?

Ignition switches can cause issues for a number of reasons. If your car suddenly shuts off or doesn't start at all, you could have a disconnect between the ignition switch and your battery. It could also be an issue with your key or transponder on the key. Worn out keys often have trouble turning in the ignition as well.

Manufacturer defects can often explain an ignition switch that starts failing on a new car. The ignition switch could have difficulty connecting to the fuel system as well, which may cause a car to start but then suddenly stop. Another…

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