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Nicole Wakelin

Articles by Nicole Wakelin

how to change a tire

How to Change a Tire

While AAA Roadside Assistance is available 24/7 to help when needed, knowing how to change a tire could come in handy someday.

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How to Jump a Car Battery Safely Every Time

Although roadside assistance is always available to help, jumping a car battery safely is a useful skill to know.

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What Happens If You Crash Your Rental Car?

There are a few important additional steps that need to be taken after a rental car crash to ensure the process goes smoothly.

antique car restoration

7 Tips for Antique Car Restoration

Restoring an antique car requires an abundance of patience, planning and passion. We’re here to guide you through it.

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Unique Car Clubs Throughout the Country

Car clubs allow owners to bond, reminisce and flat-out enjoy their beloved set of wheels with like-minded car connoisseurs.

car maintenance

Good Car Maintenance Starts With Oil Checks

An essential part of car maintenance is checking and changing the oil regularly. Take the time to check it every month to keep your car in top shape.

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Knowing When to Replace a Car Battery

Don’t wind up on the side of the road. Follow these tips to keep your car battery in good working order.

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What Does That Strange Car Smell or Weird Noise Mean?

A funny car smell or odd noise could be the sign of a hidden problem.


When Was the Last Time You Checked Your Headlights?

Don’t wait until a bulb burns out. Keep safe by staying on top of headlight maintenance.

windshield wipers

How to Take Care of Your Windshield Wipers

Visibility is the key to staying safe on the road. Keep your windshield free of streaks by taking care of your windshield wipers.