Tips for Better Parallel Parking

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If you're uneasy about parallel parking, you aren't alone. It's one of the most common reasons people flunk their driving tests, and even those who manage to pass aren't always comfortable with it. If you live in a large city, like Chicago, parallel parking is an essential skill to have. You'll need to learn how [...]

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Sharing the Road with Runners

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Encountering runners on the road is a common occurrence in many communities around the United States. Although fitness is important to people of all ages, these runners can sometimes pose an additional risk to drivers. Drivers, especially new drivers, need to be aware of the dangers posed by runners on the road. Here are a [...]

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Always Wear Your Seat Belt

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Every day, you make thousands of decisions. While some of these choices are of little importance, some can be the difference between life and death. This is certainly the case regarding decision of whether or not to wear a seat belt while in a car. Below are some of the reasons why you should buckle [...]

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Construction Workers Have the Right of Way

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As a driver you are required to be aware of your surroundings at all times. Nowhere is this more important than when you are driving in a construction zone. The lanes may be narrower. Workers may cross the road in front of you or be working right at the edge of traffic. Large construction equipment [...]

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Be Aware of Your Surroundings While Driving

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Now That Spring is Here, Drivers Need to be Aware of Their Surroundings Spring is here, which means people are getting out and enjoying the nice weather. Spring is an important time for drivers to be cautious of outside surroundings such as children and pets. Although many children are taught to look both ways before [...]

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When to Get an Oil Change

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You most likely have spent a lot of time picking out the perfect vehicle to buy, and rely on that vehicle to provide you with a convenient method of transportation. In addition, you want a vehicle that is affordable for you to use regularly. Because of all of these important factors, the last thing you [...]

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What to do at Stoplights

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It’s easy to know what to do when you come to a traffic signal that is functioning normally, but what about times where the lights are blinking, it’s not working at all or there is a police officer directing traffic. Those are all situations you will encounter at some point while driving. In less populated [...]

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Spring Car Maintenance

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10 Essential Spring Car Maintenance Tips Road salt, potholes, and cold weather all make winter driving hard on cars. Spring is the perfect time to catch up on some routine car maintenance in preparation for summer road trips. Many of these spring car maintenance tips can be done at home by any car owner. A [...]

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School Zone Safety

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When driving around a school, there are many things you need to watch for. That is why School Zones were created. Every year, children are hit by drivers who are speeding, texting or simply not paying attention. When you are behind the wheel in a school zone, here are some drivers training tips for driving [...]

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