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Electric Car Charging Stations In Ontario

Exciting new developments in the automotive world are helping to speed along the development and sale of all-electric vehicles around the world. Nissan has recently unleashed its all-electric Nissan Leaf compact car, and Chevrolet is moving forward with its elect-gas hybrid Volt sedan. For Ontario m

1999 Ford F-350 Features

Ford's pickup trucks are among the best selling in America.pickup truck image by Tonda from Fotolia.comFord manufactures a wide variety of cars, sport utility vehicles (SUVs), crossovers and trucks. The F-350 truck model is part of Ford's line of super duty pickups, the production of...

Hybrid Vehicles Going Mainstream

After gas prices jumped 13% in 2006 over 2005 consumers flocked to the hybrids and haven't left them as gas prices continue to be unstable and spook consumers. Sport-utility vehicles and pickup trucks built by General Motors Corp. and Ford Motor continue to nose dive in sales while the hybrid c

How to Work a 1998 Volvo S70 Stereo

The Volvo S70 was manufactured from 1998 to 2000; the stereo remained the same during this period. The standard radio in the S70 was the SC813, featuring a cassette and CD player. It came with a 6 CD changer. The radio featured standard EQ controls such as bass, treble, balance and fader.

What is the Best Fuel Efficient Car?

There are many fuel efficient cars out there and many people have there opinions on what the best cars are. Well I got all the information from real drivers to find out what cars really are the most fuel efficient and what cars are the worst fuel efficient and why.

HHO Generators

HHO generator (HHO kit) is a system that helps you improve your car fuel efficiency and mileage by using nothing but water. It can save up to 50% of your monthly gasoline bills. This HHO Car system can by fit on almost every model of every brand there is and is affordable and easy to assemble even f

Whats The Deal With Hybrid Cars?

Many people think our global warming is caused by the emissions of the gas or diesel powered vehicles, maybe, but the hybrid cars are becoming popular no matter what the reports say. If you want to get on ride of a cleaner environment maybe a hybrid car is for you. They certainly do not look like th

The Hybrid: Sounds Like An Alien

While cars fully powered by sunlight and electricity are still works in progress, hybrid cars have emerged as an alternative to vehicles that run strictly on gasoline. Creating an ideal blend of responsibility and functionality, ...

Synthetic Automotive Products

There is a wide variety of automotive products offered that are completely synthetic. What it means to be synthetic is that the product itself is chemically engineered to last longer than its traditional counterpart, and that it performs at a higher standard when presented with extreme use. If you w

Expected Life of Prius Batteries

Raised awareness of the environment and consumers' desire to save money on energy costs have fueled the green energy movement. Hybrid vehicles like the Toyota Prius are growing in popularity as a result, but many people question how long the batteries last on Prius models.

Algae Treatment for Diesel Fuel

There are several fuels a vehicle can run on, including gasoline and diesel. But, diesel fuel has its own characteristics making it vulnerable to algae, or sludge. Fuel treatments are available to combat this issue.

How to Use SeaFoam on Motorcycles

SeaFoam is a petroleum-based motor treatment that is used extensively by automotive enthusiasts, but can also be beneficial in maintaining or restoring a motorcycle. SeaFoam is added to your motorcycle's fuel supply, preventing the gasoline from breaking down over time, while cleaning the carburetor

News on the Hybrid Vehicle Credit

If you are considering a hybrid vehicle purchase in 2009, a tax credit of up to $3,400 may be enough to help make that decision.In addition, thanks to the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (Stimulus Act), the really good news for 2009 purchases is that the credit is now allowed against

The BMW I8 Concept: A Luxury Hybrid

BMW is about to reach yet another milestone in its history, with the development of the I8. It is a luxury car with the practicality of a hybrid.

How to Tell If Your Car Alternator Is Bad

Most everyone has had the experience of going out in the morning to start the car, and just getting a “click.” “Click.” There are three problems that should come to mind when you hear the dreaded click. The starter or starter relay could be bad, the battery could be dead--or

Save Fuel Build Your Own Electric Car

Fuel prices are soaring at an all time high and also the levels of pollution due to the emissions of the vehicle are increasing and hence it is the time we shifted to an alternate sources that would help to reduce pollution as well as reduce our consumption of fuel....

How Can Corn Make Fuel for Cars?

The Basic ProcessFuel is derived from corn crops by breaking the starch of the corn down into simple sugars. Yeast is then added to these simple sugars and fermentation takes place, which produces ethanol, an alcohol. It is the same substance used in alcoholic beverages such as beer and...

Facts About Alternative Fuels

Alternative fuels for running cars and other vehicles are now available to the public. But one of the obstacles to alternative fuels is compatibility with existing vehicles. Most vehicles are designed to run on the petroleum-based product known as gasoline. Gasoline produces pollution, however, and