Joseph Rose: 'Rat from the sky' and other car paint horror stories from readers
Lisa Wilcke of Southeast Portland wrote about a rat falling from the sky. Seriously. I was driving my husband's truck, with my 5 year old in it, to pick up my older son ... "Automatic car washes can be rough on the paint and usually start leaving scratches ...
How to protect your vehicle with a professional auto detail
If you looked at your car this morning, it no doubt accumulated a great deal of water from last night's storms. If the water is not beading up on the roof ... we all know what a mess salt and snow-melting chemicals can make of an automotive finish.
Now You Can Own A Car That Larry King Once Crashed Into
But now, you can own a car that was once backed into by ... had its custom flames hurt by the icon for suspender wearers everywhere. The old paint job, with the flames got messed up when the car was hit by Larry King in Los Angeles. Yes, that Larry King.
How to Dog-Proof Your Car
I have a dog, a big slobbery one, and although I love taking him with me on car rides, cleaning up the hair on the seats and slobber on the windows afterward almost makes me want to leave him home. How can I lessen his mess ... with a paint pen so you ...
14 Car Hacks Every Driver Should Know
Car locks can ice over in the winter. So squirt a little waterless hand sanitizer on your key and insert it in the lock. The same alcohol content that kills germs on dirty hands also melts away the ice in the lock. 2. Remove dents with dry ice. The extreme ...