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Steven Cole

Steven Cole

I have been called a jack of all trades and a master of none. Love to tinker with just about anything. If it needs to be fixed I will try and repair it. I am a middle aged nerd who likes to joke around and work on cars, computers and houses.

Are GMC and Chevy the Same Company?

Most people have this confusion if GMC and Chevy are the same company or if GMC owns Chevy and why not? Most of the cars launched by Chevy and GMC look pretty much the same and sometimes have the same mechanism. GMC does not own Chevy and neither does Chevy …
How Many Factories Does Tesla Have?

Tesla is such a brand that it is a renowned name around the world. Not only has it set history for other people in the same industry to follow, but it has also put forth an innovative solution which was required in today’s time. The world of automobiles is about …
How much horsepower does a 350z have?

Building a great and powerful car is not just about stuffing the most powerful engine in it and expecting your family car to take on the likes of sport or racecars. If that were at all possible, we would not need automotive engineers and would most certainly not be having …
Are Audis Expensive to Maintain?

As Audis are a higher-end car, they are more expensive to maintain than some of the lower-priced vehicles you may see in a car lot. Many feel that German cars are more expensive to maintain than those that have been manufactured in the United States or Japan. We will take …
Why Did Toyota Stop Making the FJ Cruiser?

The Toyota FJ Cruiser was first introduced in January 2003 during the North American International Auto Show.  After fans raved over it, production for this vehicle was approved.  However, after the 2014 models were made, Toyota pulled the plug on further production.  Why did Toyota stop making the FJ Cruiser?  …
How to Put a Jeep Wrangler in 4 Wheel Drive

The Wrangler is a 4 wheel drive SUV that is manufactured by Jeep.  It was originally manufactured in 1986 and is currently in its 4th generation of Wranglers.  The Wrangler can be considered a compact SUV or a midsize SUV.  Those that are compact have 2 doors while the mid-sized …
What's the Best Way to Get In Car Wi-Fi? Read This!

Everything is connected to the internet these days – including smartphones, smart fridges, laptops, televisions and cars. If you spend a lot of time behind the wheel, it’s likely that you’re in the kind of career where you need to remain in the loop and connected to the world at …
NOCO GENIUS1 1-Amp Fully-Automatic Smart Charger Review

No one wants to unexpectedly find out their vehicle’s battery is dead. It doesn’t matter if it’s a car, motorcycle, or boat. The problem is the same. You’re stuck until the battery is recharged. If you’re out on the water or parked in a remote location it can take hours …