Blog Posts in Auto

With all the technological advancements of the last decade, your new vehicle could be described as a rolling computer. Thanks to cameras, radar, imaging software, and other sensors, your car, truck, or SUV has numerous ways it can help you navigate the road.

But when any of those cameras...Continue Reading

Adaptive cruise control, also called ACC, allows you to use cruise control in heavier traffic conditions.

Widely adopted in the new models of many vehicles, ACC technologies can adjust your speed to keep a safe distance from the vehicle in front of you without repeatedly turning off and...Continue Reading

Have you ever zoned out or nodded off while behind the wheel? Then you may know the unsettling feeling of whipping the steering wheel back to correct your drifting vehicle and get it back in your lane.

The...Continue Reading

There are moments when a fraction of a second makes all the difference in avoiding a car accident. That’s why the autonomous emergency braking system, or AEB, was developed.

Autonomous emergency braking systems rely on cameras or sensors at the front of your car. Like all Advanced Driver...Continue Reading

A type of advanced driver-assistance systems (ADAS), heads-up displays, or HUD technologies, are designed to reduce distractions and keep drivers focused on the road. HUD technologies project your rate of speed, the speed limit, and other information onto your windshield just above the dashboard...Continue Reading

When you’re in a rush, finding that you need to scrape the snow and ice off your windshield can be frustrating. Luckily, there’s one natural, affordable, and incredibly useful substance that can do your dirty work for you. Salt will melt ice on your windshield in no time, but it does take a...Continue Reading

There’s nothing like driving on a beautiful sunny day—except when you are temporarily blinded by glare from your windshield. Windshield glare can reduce your field of vision, slow response time, and put you, your passengers, other drivers, and pedestrians at risk.  

Luckily, there are a...Continue Reading

You’re already late, you’ve spent a few minutes clearing snow off your car, and you go to roll down your window so you can see better to back up. Nothing.

Functioning and clear car windows can improve visibility and even serve as a way out of your vehicle in the event of an accident. A...Continue Reading

We’ve all been there at one time or another, and it’s one of the worst feelings, especially when the weather turns cold. Although nobody wants to have a car window stuck down when it’s freezing cold outside, it does happen. Now what?

Unfortunately, no matter the age or condition of your...Continue Reading

A crack in your windshield is not only unsightly, it could be a potential hazard too. And as temperatures in many areas drop to below freezing, you have to be careful the wintry weather doesn’t cause the crack to spread, causing further damage. Once the temperature outside drops below freezing,...Continue Reading