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May 26, 2020
Recycling Your Old Car Parts

If you’re not sure what to do with old car parts, consider recycling them. Recycling car parts reduces waste and is good the environment. Plus, it can be an easy process. Here we’ll explain what car parts you can recycle and how: How To Recycle Car Parts How do you recycle car parts? First, consider […]

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May 11, 2020
What To Do With Old Car Parts

What can you do with car parts? There are a few great options! Old or unwanted car parts practically fall into their own category of waste. Here’s a guide on what you can do with your old car parts: Recycle Your Old Car Parts You may ask yourself, “Where can I throw away old car […]

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April 13, 2020
How To Donate Your Tires

Looking to get rid of your old tires? You can make a big difference for a person that can’t quite afford to get a new set of tires but still need to get places in a car. Here are some charities that help get your tires to the people that need it the most. Recycle […]

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April 13, 2020
How To Remove Your Name From A Car Title

Removing a name from a car title is easier than you think. Here’s how you can remove your name or any name from a car title in any scenario. Removing Your Name From Car Title All you have to do to take your name off of a car title is sign the back of the […]

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April 8, 2020
How To Dispose Of Tires And Rims

Wondering how to dispose of tires and rims? Recycling tires or selling rims are just two of the many ways to dispose of tires and rims. Some tires and rims can make you money. Some are best recycled. Here’s a list of the three ways you can dispose of tires and rims: 1. Recycle Your […]

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March 31, 2020
Seven Car Alternatives And Their Benefits

Are you looking for a car alternative? Maybe you are just looking to change how you get around once in a while. Alternatives to driving a car are often good for the environment too! Whatever your reason, we put together a list of the best car alternatives. 1. Bike For A Change Of Pace A great […]

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March 26, 2020
How To Sell Rims Fast

Looking for some extra cash? We have a guide to help you sell your rims fast! The two key factors in selling your rims quickly will be the quality of the rims and doing the work for the buyer ahead of time. Here is how to sell rims fast: 1. Set The Price For Your […]

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March 25, 2020
Nine Tips To Become A One Car Family

Are you considering becoming a one car family? Downsizing to one car has a long list of benefits. It can save your family a lot of money every year. It also comes with challenges. That’s why we’ve come up with a list of tips and benefits to help you make your decision. Downsizing to one […]

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February 27, 2020
Where To Donate Car Seats

Do you have a car seat to donate? Wheels For Wishes DOES NOT accept donated car seats but there are a few great options when it comes to donating your car seat. Whether it's best to donate, recycle or trade in your car seat, we have information for you. Donating your car seat can be […]

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July 20, 2017
4 Types Of Major Car Damage

Selling your old car and getting something new can be a long and tedious process. When you are looking for a new vehicle, whether it be new or used, check for these weather and environment damages before your buy. Flood Damage In the spring and summer, bad weather pops up all over the United States. […]

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July 11, 2017
What Parts Of A Vehicle Are Recycled?

There are so many different types of products that can be recycled that most people don’t know about. When you donate your car it either gets recycled or sent to auction, allowing another person to be able to reuse it instead of putting a new car on the road. The metal isn’t the only thing […]

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June 2, 2017
11 Boat And Personal Water Craft Safety Tips

Summer is almost here! If you are lucky enough to have a boat or personal watercraft (PWC), you are probably taking them out of storage and getting them ready for boat season. If you just bought a boat or PWC and aren’t sure what the rules of the water are, most states have boating laws […]

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May 24, 2017
7 Accessories You Can Buy To Make Your Car Unique

Has there been a time that you were wandering around the parking lot trying to find your car? Maybe you had to even hit the car alarm to find it. There are many different items you can buy for your car to dress it up or make it unique so it stands out. You can […]

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May 18, 2017
7 Car Maintenance Myths That Cost You Money

Oil changes, transmission flushes and tire replacements are all important, but how often should you get these things done? It depends on who you ask. Your owner's manual says one thing, but the mechanic or dealership says another. Because most of us aren't as well-versed with car maintenance basics as a mechanic, it's easy to just go along with whatever he or she tells you.

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May 9, 2017
Everything You Need To Know About Your Car Title

Vehicle titles often create a lot of confusion when it comes to buying, selling, inheriting or donating a car. Titles are legal documents, meaning that you may void your title and need to obtain a duplicate copy from the DMV if you fill anything out incorrectly. Because no one wants another reason to wait at the DMV, it's important to do your research before filling out or signing your car title.

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April 30, 2017
How Routine Car Maintenance Can Save You Cash

Did you know there is a lot of preventive maintenance that you need to do on a regular basis? You might be thinking that because you get your oil changed as you're supposed to and check your fluids regularly your vehicle is fine. It’s great that you’re staying on top of those most common maintenance things; however, there are many other preventive maintenance items that you should be doing as well.

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April 13, 2017
Looking For Your Next Vehicle?

The 2017 New York International Auto Show (NYIAS) will take place April 14-23 at the Javits Convention Center in New York City. There will be around 1,000 cars and trucks on display. The New York Auto Show was the first North American auto show dating back to 1900. It is open to the public, Monday-Saturday 10 a.m.-10 p.m. and Sundays: 10 a.m.-7 p.m. 

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April 10, 2017
The Best Time To Donate A Car To Charity

Many people have plans to someday donate their old car, boat or motorcycle to charity. But how do you know when the best time to donate is? Giving up your car can be a tough decision even if you know it will help a cause you care about. To help with the sometimes difficult decision of when to donate a car, we've put together this simple guide. 

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March 14, 2017
How To Donate Your Car Online

If you're always on the go, work odd hours or don't like talking on the phone, it's always nice when you have the option to do things online. Car donation is one thing that's incredibly easy to do online! If you've been meaning to make a car donation but haven't set aside the time, don't worry. Donating your car online takes only a minute, and you can do it any hour of the day, seven days a week! 

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March 5, 2017
Have You Thought About Donating Your Vehicle Vs. Selling It?

When it’s time to start looking for a new vehicle because you need more room or the problems are getting too costly to fix, there are only a few options. Sometimes it is easier if you can see what the best option is by comparing the two. Hopefully, this will help you understand why donating your vehicle is the best option.

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