Americans Love Their Cars – Happy Valentines

americans love their cars photo of heart drawn in frost on mirror

When exactly was it that we became sick and tired of our cars? Was it when the environmentalists blamed greenhouse gas and global warming on vehicle emissions? Was it when fuel prices soared to the point of engulfing large percentages of our monthly budgets? Perhaps it was during the early 80s when designers forgot to include curves and sex appeal …


Crazy Laws That Will Drive You Mad

photo of wierd traffic sign stating "red light running special enforcement zone"

It does not take a legal degree to recognize how ludicrous some of our laws are – especially when it comes to rules of the road. Good thing too, ‘cuz I sure don’t have one. These crazy traffic laws have not been documented, so forgive me in advance if they are wrong. Either way they are pretty funny. Let us …


Is it bad to top off your tank?


Is it bad to top off your tank? Yes. Ok, I am done. Just take my word for it, you don’t want to top off your tank. Well fine, I can give you some reasons. Actually the newest, most shocking reason that I just ran across is because topping off your tank can cause CANCER! For years we have know …


Planning for Your Summer Road Trip

Posted on March 25, 2011, 4:36 pm, by That Car Lady While it may seem early (yes, I know it’s only Spring), now is a great time to start planning for a summer road trip. Here are some things you can do now to make things smoother on the road and at your destination: – Do any needed car repairs …