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How to Safely Load Your SUV with Cargo

An SUV offers a significant amount of potential, especially when you want to haul a number of items around town. There are a few loading techniques that will help to protect your SUV as well as the cargo you are packing inside.

Be sure to secure any loose items. You may want to use an organizer in the cargo space to help you.

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Gaining Leverage in Used Car Negotiations

If you are willing to negotiate, it may be possible to get a used car for less than the sticker price. The key is to know what the car is actually worth. This can be done by researching car prices online before you head to the dealership.

To take some of the hassle out of negotiating, it may be possible to do so over the phone or through a series of emails. 

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Surprising Tools You Can Use for Badge Removal

Some items have a lot of surprise uses. There are some items that can be used for removing a badge from your car. However, in order for these tools to be effective, the badge has to be held on the car by adhesive as opposed to any other means.

One of the tools that you probably wouldn't guess can be used for removing an adhesive is dental floss.

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Drive More Safely with Assistance from Apple CarPlay

Having Apple CarPlay in your vehicle is fun and practical. With Apple CarPlay, you can use apps on your iPhone as extensions of your vehicle's infotainment system, allowing you to access your email, messages, music and many other applications in a hands-free environment. CarPlay makes your trip memorable every time.

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Improving Your Credit Score

Your credit score is a very important number that will be used during the application process for a car loan. Depending on what type of loan you are looking for, you may not be able to get financing secured if your credit score is too low. We here at Auto Gallery Imports don't want you to miss out on a good deal, so let's take a look at some ways that you can improve your credit score in a relatively short amount of time.

Having a number of credit cards with a lot of debt on all of…
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The Perks of Buying a Used Car

There are a number of perks to buying a used car. You don’t have to worry about it depreciating in value the moment you sign the dotted line.

Used cars are often cheaper. This allows you to get a car that has more miles than a new one but also one that has more features than what you could likely afford in a new car.

Many used cars are still under the original warranty. Even if they aren’t, they have been inspected so you can be confident that they are running well. You can even get an added…

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More Important Thank You Think – Applying Touch Up Paint to Your Vehicle!

The streets of Westbury are full of many little hazards that could damage your car’s paint job. These range from low hanging sticks, rough weather, and dusty conditions all the way to errant shopping carts and even unruly vandals from time to time. Touch up paint is crucial not only to maintaining the pleasing look of your vehicle, but to prevent rust which is like a cancer for cars. 

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Dash Cams are Good for Parking Accidents

Accidents do not just happen on the road. They can also happen on parking lots. One very frustrating thing that can happen is if you walk out to your car after being in a building for a while and find a mysterious dent there. One of the reasons that this is so frustrating is that you can't figure out where the dent would've come from. 

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Get Ready for Tailgating Season!

With football season on the horizon, your pickup truck is the perfect accessory for an awesome tailgate. Here's how to get the party started.

Organization and preparation are key to a successful tailgate--you want to have time to enjoy the party as well! Prep as much of your food as you can the night before, whether it's putting together a burger and hot dog topping tray or marinating steaks. Freeze water bottles and use them in place of ice in one of your coolers, so that after the game you'll have cold water to drink. 

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Tire Blowouts: Signs to Look For

Tire blowouts can be very frustrating, even scary at some points. However, they can be prevented. There are certain signs you should look for when it comes to blowouts. If you successfully identify the signs and take the appropriate action, you can avoid a blowout.

Among the signs of a blowout that you should look for are aging, wear and tear, dry rot, and plenty of other signs. One thing you should do in order to see if your tires are getting ready to blow out is give it a regular inspection. The good news is that it can be…

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