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How to get WiFi in Your Car

To the list of life's essentials – water, food, heat, shelter – we should probably add WiFi. WiFi lets us get on the internet easily and cheaply. That means access to news, social media and email as well as video, music, maps and just about anything else we need. Today we expect to find WiFi in coffee shops, hotels and airports, at work and in our friend's apartments. Even some campgrounds have Wi...

How to Install a Power Inverter on Your Vehicle

When it comes to vehicle operation, few things spook drivers away from helpful tech like electricity. Many drivers simply struggle with pinning down electrical issues within a car—often failing to maintain their vehicle proper working order. Still, you needn’t fear handling your car or truck’s electronics. Installing a power inverter can make your life a little easier. Whether you need to charge y...

Digging Into the Deal: How to Perform a DIY Used Vehicle Inspection Before You Buy

Between browsing online dealers, used car websites and local dealerships, it’s easy to feel lost when finding a pre-owned ride. If you’re like most drivers, you have important questions. How much mileage should my used car have upon purchase? Will my car retain its value? What about the vehicle’s warranty? Buying a new car can easily turn into a Poker game. Fortunately, today’s used car venders ne...

Suaoki U18 Jump Starter – Keep One Handy

If a car battery is going to die it will choose the worst possible time. Often, it’s cold and dark and there’s no one around to ask for a jump start. If your cellphone is charged and you’ve got a signal you could call for help, but how long will that take to arrive? What you need is a jump starter, if not for yourself, then for your nearest and dearest. That’s why they make great gifts for family ...

How To: Setting Up Your Vehicle for Gaming

Going on a long road trip and want to add some quality entertainment for your passengers or kids? Or, do you just want a great setup in your vehicle to entertain regardless of the distance? Setting up your vehicle to play video games is easier today than it ever has been. And with the growing quality of video games, you'll want to match it with a quality video and gaming entertainment center in yo...

How To: Watching Videos In Your Vehicle

In-car video entertainment has made leaps and bounds over the past two decades. I remember watching the original charlotte's web in the back of my parent's suburban on a miniature built-in tube tv stacked on top of a VCR. This was before flip-down monitors. Time has changed! Today, many of the vehicles on the road come factory with the latest video technology built-in already. Some more sophistica...