Chaya M. Milchtein

Contributing Writer, Via

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What to Consider When Buying a Used EV

These are the most important things to look for when shopping.
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4 Tips for Buying a Car in 2024

Don’t be caught off guard while searching for your next car.
A couple shop for a car in a car dealership.

5 Tips to Negotiate the Best Car Price

Get a favorable deal on a new or used car despite the current shortage.
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Do You Really Need to Warm Up Your Car?

As the weather changes, it may be time to rethink this habit.
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Is a Certified Pre-Owned Car Worth the Money?

Here’s what the designation means and if it’s the right fit for you.
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What Does the Oil Pressure Light Mean?

And what should you do if it comes on?
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5 Signs Your Alternator May Need to Be Replaced

And what to do if you spot them.
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Make Your Car Feel New Again

Revitalize your ride with these tips.
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When to Replace Tires and How to Buy New Ones

Learn how to choose the best tires and save money on your purchase.
A driver jacks up their SUV to install a spare tire.

What You Need to Know About Your Car's Spare Tire

Get answers to common spare tire questions, from how far you can drive to how to maintain it.
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Do You Know What Your Car Warranty Covers?

Before you take your car to the shop, find out if the fix is covered under the factory warranty.
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How to Buy a Safer Car

What do car safety ratings mean and what else should you be looking for?
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Don’t Fall for These 10 Car Myths

Are EVs really more expensive to own?