The Frugal Car Owner: How to Fix a Tail Light

RelayRides blogger and automotive expert, Trent Fletcher, shares tips on how to fix a tail light in this week’s The Frugal Car Owner. Hey fellow RelayRiders, we’re back with some more quick DIY repair tips for you! Have you noticed your signal blinking faster when you choose a direction than is does in the other?...
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The Frugal Car Owner: How to Rotate Your Tires

RelayRides automotive expert, Brad Iger, shares his latest tips to save cash on car care with advice on how to rotate your own tires (no pit crew required.)  Continuing in our series of low-cost maintenance guides, this week we’ll be covering how to rotate your tires. As we’ve mentioned before, your tires are one of...
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The Frugal Car Owner: Replacing Your Car Battery

RelayRides automotive expert Brad Iger explains how to change your battery in the latest installment of our Frugal Car Owner series.  We’re sticking with the theme of our previous entry in this series, Replacing Your Wiper Blades, and now are making sure that your vehicle’s electrical system is up to snuff—while the weather is still...
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The Frugal Car Owner: How to Change Your Own Oil

RelayRides’ automotive expert, Brad Iger, is back with an installment of our Frugal Car Owner series. Want to save some cash? Learn to change your own oil today. Changing your oil and oil filter on a regular basis is not only a vital element of proper vehicle maintenance, it’s also an important rite of passage...
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Offsetting Long-Term Vehicle Maintenance Costs

RelayRides blogger and automotive expert, Brad Iger, shares some of the longer-term maintenance costs you’ll encounter as a car owner and how to avoid them Car ownership can be a costly endeavor, and it often doesn’t get any cheaper as time goes on. As your vehicle racks up the miles, you’ll have to address the...
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Offsetting Maintenance Costs with RelayRides

RelayRides automotive expert, Brad Iger, shares how you can eliminate maintenance costs for good by renting your car on RelayRides I can’t count the number of times I’ve heard a friend say, “My–insert car model here–is a piece of junk. It breaks down all the time!” More often than not, in instances where I have...
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Five Tips to Get Your Ride Ready For Winter

With winter coming, our auto expert Brad Iger shares some simple tips for getting your car ready for the cold months ahead In case you’ve missed the news over the last few days and weeks, summer weather is officially over. As the harshest months of the year quickly approach, now is the time to get...
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