Car & Driving Tips

Experts share advice on all things related to your car: from how and when to buy or lease a new or used car to how to manage car repairs and scheduled maintenance. Stay updated on car seat laws, learn the basics like how to change a tire, and get practical tips for driving safely and smartly.

What Does My Car’s Tire Pressure Light Mean?

Know what to do if your TPMS light goes on.

How to Effectively Communicate on the Road

Here's when to use your horn, hazard lights, and more.

How to Prevent Car Theft

Basic steps to prevent car theft, and what to do if your car is stolen.

How to Handle Unexpected Situations on the Road

Be prepared for anything on the road by expecting the unexpected.

10 Must-Have Winter Items to Keep in Your Car

Update your emergency kit with this winter gear.

How to Install and Drive with Snow Chains and Tire Cables

Learn how to choose the best winter weather traction device for your vehicle and install your tire chains or cables.

Are Electric Vehicles Built for Road Trips?

As fast-charging stations fill in service gaps, long treks are getting easier and more fun. Just ask these drivers.

How to Be a Nicer Driver

Being a good driver is about following the laws of the road and sharing that road safely with others.

How Aging Eyesight Can Affect Driving

Common vision problems can make it harder to drive as you age, especially at night.

8 Ways to Spend Less on Gas

Adopt these smart strategies to get more miles from every gallon and save on fuel.

Complete Guide to Booster Seats

Learn when your child is ready to graduate into and out of a car booster seat, how to use a booster safely, and the requirements in your state.

6 Essential Tips for Taking a Car to College

From routine maintenance to distracted driving, here’s everything students and parents need to know about having a car at school.