Checklist for buying used cars

Potential buyers have the option of buying a used car or buying a new car. The choice of the prospective buyer depends on his budget, financial option and personal preferences. Buying a used car is a little different from walking into a showroom and buying a new car. Buyers tend to overlook some essentials when buying used cars. Here is […]

The KWP2000 protocol in automotive diagnostic applications

The KWP2000 protocol has become a de facto standard in automotive diagnostic applications. It is standardized as ISO 14230-3. KWP2000 describes the implementation of various diagnostic services that you can access through the protocol. You can run KWP2000 on various transport layers such as K-line (serial) or CAN. transport protocol Since KWP2000 uses messages of variable byte lengths, a layered […]

Do you need a Personal Umbrella Insurance Policy? Surely yes

Newspapers tell us the stories of lawsuits on a daily basis: cases in which juries award multi-million dollar awards for injuries and even death resulting from car, home or boating accidents. If you are like others who have not purchased enough liability coverage, you could face catastrophic losses from any number of accidents. This can result in financial ruin for […]

Ford and Mazda: a strong international relationship

During the 1990s, Ford Motor Company embarked on an international buying spree, taking over small automakers around the world. Volvo, Jaguar, Land Rover and Aston Martin have all been brought into the Ford fold, and Mazda has, by default, become part of the Ford lineup despite the fact that the Japanese automaker is “only” partly owned by Ford. Ford parts […]

4 benefits of driving a hybrid

Hybrid vehicles are becoming increasingly popular, and this trend can be linked to higher government standards for fuel economy. The Obama administration has already finalized regulations that will require automakers to produce vehicles that can get at least 55 miles per gallon. Hybrid vehicles are often confused with electric vehicles, which is an honest mistake because, like electric cars, hybrids […]

Keep Going to Lose Weight

I have a simple philosophy about life. God put my eyes on the front of my head and pointed my feet forward, because He intends for me to move forward. The windshield of our cars is large and the rear view mirror is small. Why? We are meant to move forward and not back down. There could be no better […]