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Tesla developing battery preheating feature to lessen cold-weather drain

Owners will be able to restore range lost to bringing the battery up to optimal temp via mobile app.

Owners will be able to restore range lost to bringing the battery up to optimal temp via mobile app.

How to Get Ice Off Your Windshield

The northern states can experience up to six months of frosty weather.

What to Do if Your Car Fishtails

Fishtailing is a scary experience.

How to Remove Frost from Car Windows

A telltale sign that winter has arrived is when your car windows are completely frosted over.

How to Safely Drive on Icy Roads

One of the scariest aspects of owning a car is driving in adverse weather conditions.

How to Safely Drive When There’s Black Ice

There’s nothing in driving that’s quite like hitting a patch of black ice.

How to Release a Stuck Parking Brake

The parking brake is an important braking component that is only used when a vehicle is parked.

How to Rid Your Car of Ice

It’s no secret that ice is not fun to drive on.

How to Get Your Car Ready For Driving in Winter

Preparing your car for winter driving conditions is extremely important no matter where you live.

How to Check Tire Pressure When It's Cold Outside

Tire pressure helps to maintain good traction, support, and control of your vehicle.

How to Drive an SUV in the Winter

If you are from an area with consistently inclement weather, you’ll know the hardships of driving in the winter.

Safe Winter Driving Techniques

Remember the Slip ‘N Slide from childhood? They were those 16-foot long sheets of wet plastic that allowed you to gather up a full head of steam, flop on your belly, and slide with reckless abandon to a (sometimes) dangerous stop.

How to Keep Your Car Running Well in Cold Weather

As the leaves start to turn, those who live in cold weather states know it’s time to prepare for winter.

How to Open a Frozen Shut Car Door

During the winter or on a particularly cold night, it is not uncommon to see your doors frozen shut.

How to Prevent Car Doors From Freezing Shut

Cold temperatures and winter weather cause many issues with vehicles.

Symptoms of Bad or Failing Trunk Lift Support Shocks

Before the introduction of spring loaded hood and trunk latches, and after the manual hood "stick" was used to prop hoods open, several cars, trucks, and SUVs made in the 1990s had a series of support shocks that prop the hood and trunk open for convenience.

How to Live in Your Car for a Short Time

So you’ve just moved to a new city and your apartment won’t be ready for a month.

How to Start a Car in Cold Weather

Cold winter mornings are one of the worst times to have problems getting your car started.

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