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Removing a Badge With a Hair Dryer

If you have a badge that is attached with adhesive, then you need heat to soften the adhesive. You can get heat from different sources including a hair dryer. If you choose to use a hair dryer, then you can easily use it to soften up the adhesive that connects the badge.

When blowing the hair dryer on the badge, you have to make sure that the heat is steady and even on the badge. Make sure that it is a few inches above the badge while you are moving it back and forth blowing the hot air. 

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When Do You Know You Need New Tires?

It is a fact that tires will eventually need to be replaced. Many people put this part of vehicle maintenance off as long as possible because good tires can be expensive. However, that is dangerous because tires are what keep your car on the road.

There are some signs of when your tires need replacing. The penny test is a way to see if there is tread left. Put a standard Lincoln penny with Lincoln's head upside down into your tread. If his entire head is visible, you need new tires. Look for cracks or damage in sidewalls. 

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Saving Money While Filling Up Your Car

At some point, you are going to have to make a stop at the gas station during a road trip. However, there are certain things you can do in order to save money while you are filling up on gas. When taking a road trip, you want to make sure you are prepared in this manner.

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What You Should Do When It Rains

An experienced driver knows that not all road conditions are equal for driving. Therefore, you are not going to be able to drive on one road the same way that you would drive on another road condition. For instance, if the road is wet, then you are going to have to drive a little differently than you would on a dry road.

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What Kind of Distractions Work to Prevent Motion Sickness?

Motion sickness is caused by an inner ear problem that affects the sense of balance. Both children and adults are subject to motion sickness. Some generic methods help to alleviate the symptoms of this condition, but those methods will not help those who repeatedly suffer from motion illness.

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Using a Battery Charger Safely

A car battery charger is a great tool to have in your garage for emergencies. Despite their compact size, chargers are capable of replenishing large automotive batteries in just a few hours. Our team at Acura of Laurel wants you to be an informed owner and know how to take care of your vehicle. Check out these tips to make sure that you're using the charger safely and efficiently.

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A Few Reasons Why You Should Buy an SUV

At Acura of Laurel, we understand that some consumers need large vehicles like SUVs. Have you been thinking of purchasing an SUV? If so, SUVs offer many benefits that you can read about below.

With an SUV, you get an ample amount of cargo volume and passenger space. Many full-size SUVs come with third-row seats, and they also offer a variety of seating configurations for enhanced versatility. If you own a pet, an SUV is beneficial because it provides you with plenty of space to store a pet carrier so that you can safely travel with your pet. 

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Tips for Repairing a Scratch

At Acura of Laurel, we want you to know how important a paint job is to a vehicle's overall health. It can also impact the market value of the car itself. Therefore, it is important to know how to repair a scratch or dent in a proper and timely manner.

The color that you use should match the color of the existing paint job. This can be tough to judge just by looking at it, and it may be best to contact the manufacturer to determine which one to use. It may also be necessary to apply primer to…

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