Maintain Your Ride https://www.maintainyourride.com Automotive Maintenance Website Designed for Do-It-Yourself Amateur Mechanics as well as Professional Mechanics - Best Product Reviews, Buyer's Guides, Tutorials Mon, 11 Mar 2019 17:04:03 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.10 https://www.maintainyourride.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/cropped-FacebookIcon-150x150.png Maintain Your Ride https://www.maintainyourride.com 32 32 AutoCraft Battery Review – Detailed Analysis and Comparison (Updated: 2019) https://www.maintainyourride.com/autocraft-battery https://www.maintainyourride.com/autocraft-battery#comments Wed, 17 Oct 2018 21:47:30 +0000 https://www.maintainyourride.com/?p=1545 Introduction – AutoCraft Battery Review The AutoCraft Battery is a line of automotive batteries offered at Advance Auto Parts.  The MaintainYourRide team will take an in-depth look at each of the different grades of...

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10 Things Every Driver Should Keep in the Car https://www.maintainyourride.com/10-things-every-driver-keep-car https://www.maintainyourride.com/10-things-every-driver-keep-car#respond Sat, 03 Feb 2018 03:16:31 +0000 https://www.maintainyourride.com/?p=1452 A lot of thought goes into buying a new car and even more go into making it a safe and comfortable space. New vehicles come with a wide range of features.  However, when considering...

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Steam Cleaning the Engine Bay: Is It a Safe Approach? https://www.maintainyourride.com/steam-cleaning-the-engine-bay-is-it-a-safe-approach https://www.maintainyourride.com/steam-cleaning-the-engine-bay-is-it-a-safe-approach#respond Mon, 08 Jan 2018 17:11:44 +0000 https://www.maintainyourride.com/?p=1430 Traditional cleaning professionals used archaic methods of cleaning an engine bay which is almost nonexistent these days. Contemporary methods of cleaning the engine cavity has done away with solvents, detergents and water, and have...

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Best Octane Booster 2019 – Buyer’s Guide & Reviews https://www.maintainyourride.com/best-octane-booster https://www.maintainyourride.com/best-octane-booster#comments Tue, 31 Oct 2017 15:22:45 +0000 https://www.maintainyourride.com/?p=1266 MaintainYourRide Recommended Best Octane Booster Buy Royal Purple Max-Boost Best Octane Booster 2019 – Introduction So you’re looking for the best octane booster for your ride? Or maybe you’re asking yourself “Do I need...

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Best Jumper Cables 2019 – Buyer’s Guide & Reviews https://www.maintainyourride.com/best-jumper-cables https://www.maintainyourride.com/best-jumper-cables#comments Wed, 04 Oct 2017 21:38:19 +0000 https://www.maintainyourride.com/?p=1206 Best Jumper Cables 2019 – Introduction You hop into your car after a long day at work.  Check yourself in the mirror before popping the keys into the ignition.  Go to crank it up...

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Best Roadside Emergency Kit 2019 – Buyer’s Guide & Reviews https://www.maintainyourride.com/best-roadside-emergency-kit https://www.maintainyourride.com/best-roadside-emergency-kit#comments Tue, 26 Sep 2017 03:17:06 +0000 https://www.maintainyourride.com/?p=1053 No one expects to be stranded on the side of the road with car troubles.  Whether it be a dead car battery, flat tire, mechanical issue, electrical issue or something else, it pays to...

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Beware of Flood Damaged Cars https://www.maintainyourride.com/flood-damaged-cars https://www.maintainyourride.com/flood-damaged-cars#respond Tue, 12 Sep 2017 17:34:30 +0000 https://www.maintainyourride.com/?p=1148 Hurricane Season always brings in a surge of flood damaged cars. Be sure to check a reliable Automotive history source prior to buying any car. Rather than deal with insurance and the hassles of...

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30 Gift Ideas for Car Lovers 2019 https://www.maintainyourride.com/30-gift-ideas-for-car-lovers https://www.maintainyourride.com/30-gift-ideas-for-car-lovers#comments Thu, 07 Sep 2017 21:46:29 +0000 https://www.maintainyourride.com/?p=1030 30 Gift Ideas for Car Lovers in 2019 Holiday Season is fast-approaching and you’ve still got a bunch of gifts left to cross off your list.  The team at MaintainYourRide has your back with...

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P0456 OBD-II Code: Evaporative Emissions System Small Leak Detected https://www.maintainyourride.com/p0456 https://www.maintainyourride.com/p0456#respond Wed, 16 Aug 2017 21:34:21 +0000 https://www.maintainyourride.com/?p=1041 P0456 code definition Evaporative Emissions System Small Leak Detected What Does the P0456 Code Mean? P0456 is an generic powertrain code, applying only to OBD-II vehicles, that the Powertrain Control Module (PCM) has detected...

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Why Do Brake Rotors Warp? https://www.maintainyourride.com/brake-rotors-warp https://www.maintainyourride.com/brake-rotors-warp#respond Wed, 16 Aug 2017 15:22:18 +0000 https://www.maintainyourride.com/?p=1032 Brake Rotors Warp – Introduction Brake rotors are the large metal discs that can be seen inside the wheels of cars and trucks. They rotate along with the wheels inside of a stationary brake caliper...

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