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Understanding Different Child Car Seats

When you have a child that you need to transport safely, having the proper car seat can ensure that they are protected and secure throughout a trip. The growing bones of a child can easily be damaged in an accident, so keeping them in a seat that is the right size for their body is important.

Car seats come in two main configurations, rear-facing and front-facing. Some models can be interchanged, but it's important to make sure that your child is either big enough or small enough for the model you have. 

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Choose Your Used Car Financing With Confidence

Most people who purchase a used car are more concerned about the financing than in the car they actually choose. That is mainly due to being unfamiliar with the financing process. Fortunately, you can make that part a lot less intimidating, and we can help!

The loan decision is determined by the information within your credit application; however, the most important part of financing is your credit score. Other factors include your down payment, income and employment history. The most important part of financing is the Annual Percentage Rate (APR), which represents the costs of the loan.  

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What is Brake Fluid?

If you want to keep your automobile in optimal condition, it can help to have a basic understanding of what it takes to help your vehicle run correctly. Brake fluid, which is also known as hydraulic fluid, is what helps the many components of the braking system function properly. There are different types of brake fluid, and every type of brake fluid will need to be changed at different intervals to ensure your brakes run smoothly. Let's look at the different types of brake fluid and how often they may need to be changed. 

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What Does an Alternator Do?

The job of the alternator is one that allows you to enjoy many of the luxuries that comes with driving a vehicle today. A failing alternator means you might lose the ability to operate many of those system on-board that are supposed to be keeping you safe.

The alternator has a wheel that is spun when the engine is running. This charges the alternator each time you drive. Once the car is running, that electrical charge powers many of the devices you might take for granted. 

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Understanding the infotainment system

Like many people in Orlando, you may find yourself wondering what automobile enthusiasts are referring to when they mention and infotainment system. Given its etymology, you may naturally assume that it’s synonymous with edutainment, or entertainment intended to educate. In all reality, your infotainment system refers to the section of your vehicle’s console where climate control, gauge readouts, and multimedia controls are located. This term has been used for that part of your dashboard since the 1980s in all reality.

In modern times, the infotainment system is synonymous with

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