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Stable Gas Prices, Younger Buyers, Expected To Push Car Sales Higher

Experts at Traverse City Conference predict continued growth, but raise some concerns about the impact of new trends.

08/06/2014

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Road Rage May Be Costly

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, up to five percent of all traffic fatalities and injuries are the result of road rage.

08/06/2014

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Breakdown Lane App

Breakdown Lane – from the guys at NPR’s Car Talk – helps you find the nearest mechanic anywhere in the country.

07/30/2014

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GM Issues 6 More Recalls

The largest is for faulty seats in just over 475,000 cars and small SUVs. Other problems include incomplete welds on seat brackets, turn signal failures, power steering failures and more.

07/23/2014

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Car Warranties Not All Created Equal

What are the types of warranties that you can get on a car and should you pay extra for one?

07/17/2014

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3 On Your Side: Safest Cars For Teen Drivers

A national safety organization has compiled a list of cars that are reasonable in price and reliable in safety. 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan has the details.

07/16/2014

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Ford Sees Strong Gains In Europe

Ford of Europe President says sales are up 6.6 percent in the first half, company on track to make a profit in Europe next year.

07/11/2014

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3 On Your Side: Is Your Car Spying On You?

As 3 On Your Side consumer reporter Jim Donovan finds, your car may be spying on you and the information it collects might be used against you.

07/10/2014

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NJ Assembly OKs Tesla Electric Car Sales

Lawmakers want to take New Jersey’s foot off Tesla’s brake: a bill that would allow the electric carmaker to sell in the state again has passed the Assembly without a single ‘no’ vote.

06/16/2014

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Ford Looking To Make Car Parts From Tomatoes

In an effort to find lighter renewable materials, Ford announced a partnership on Tuesday with Heinz to research the use of tomato fibers to make car parts.

06/13/2014

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Local Museum Exhibit Pays Tribute To One Of America’s Most Iconic Highways

The exhibit is on display at the Mercer Museum in Doylestown until late August.

06/08/2014

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Beware The Flood-Damaged Car

Where are all the flood damaged cars? If you are thinking of buying a car, here’s what you need to know to make sure one doesn’t wind up in your driveway.

06/06/2014

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Best Parking App

BestParking steers you to convenient parking in 100 cities and 115 airports – also letting you know what you can expect to pay.

05/21/2014

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Cellphones Not The Only Cause Of Distracted Driving

Who knew putting on makeup while driving is illegal in New Jersey? And elsewhere. It is. And that’s not all.

05/16/2014

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Know What Your Car Insurance Covers

Car insurance is not a one size fits all proposition. It may – or may not – cover damage to your car that didn’t happen during a collision.

05/13/2014

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