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Is it Safe to Drive With the Hood Open?

The hood of your vehicle covers the engine and is kept down by a latch.

Is it Safe to Drive With a Cracked Radiator?

The radiator in your vehicle is used for cooling the internal combustion of the engine.

Is it Safe to Drive With a Cracked Rim?

The rim is a large metal circle on which the tire is placed.

Is it Safe to Drive With a Worn Wheel Bearing?

A wheel bearing is a set of steel balls held together by a steel ring.

Is it Safe to Drive With a Wheel Nut Missing?

A wheel nut can go missing due to wheels being mounted at different temperatures, not tightened down enough, or tightened too much.

Nanoparticle-enhanced metals could radically change cars

UCLA scientists inject silicon carbide nanoparticles into a magnesium zinc alloy. The result is a metal with 'record breaking' strength and stiffness-to-weight.

Is it Safe to Drive With a Wheel Bearing Gone?

The wheel bearings in your vehicle works with the tire, hub, and wheel to make a smooth ride while you are driving down the road.

Is it Safe to Drive With Warped Rotors?

The rotors are part of the disc brakes that allow your vehicle to stop once the vehicle is in motion.

GMC Canyon, Chevy Colorado diesels finally heading to dealers

Diesel versions of the Chevrolet Colorado and GMC Canyon will start arriving at dealers soon after a delay in the original fall deliveries.

Is it Safe to Drive With a Vacuum Leak?

A leak is the most common problem with the vacuum system.

Icahn outbids Bridgestone in Pep Boys buyout

Carl Icahn's investment company is now poised to acquire Pep Boys for $1 billion after placing a higher bid than tire maker Bridgestone.

Is it Safe to Drive With a Tire That Has a Slow Leak?

Driving with a slow leak in your tire is potentially dangerous because it can cause a flat tire.

Un-decorate your tree in a hurry with a Nissan GT-R

Need help getting the decorations off your Christmas tree now that the holiday is over? Let the Nissan GT-R help with this handy video.

BMW may show off autonomous concept at 100th anniversary

BMW might use the celebration of its centenary next year to show a concept with nearly production-ready autonomous technology.

Is it Safe to Drive With a Slipping Transmission?

The transmission converts the power from the engine into motion so the vehicle can move.

Ford GT racer is the sound of good things to come in 2016

Watch the Ford GT do what it's meant to do in this preview video for what's to come in the racing season ahead, starting at Daytona in January.

Is it Safe to Drive With a Radiator Leak?

The radiator helps to keep your engine cool.

Honda has more tricks in store for next Civic Type R

This image shows the engine for the upcoming new Honda Civic Type R, revealing an electronically actuated wastegate and compressor bypass valve.

Is it Safe to Drive With a Punctured Tire?

A punctured tire turns into a flat tire very quickly, especially while driving down the road.

Is it Safe to Drive With a Plugged Tire?

A plug goes into the hole of a tire and is intended to stop the air from leaking out of it.

Is it Safe to Drive With a Patched Tire?

A patched tire means a patch sealant is applied to the outside of the tire where the leak is located.

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