Auto Correct: Generators
We’re going to get out of our lane a bit today – well, not Coach’s lane! We’re going to talk about generators – they’re engines and that’s coach’s expertise. So whether it’s a generator for when the power goes out when it’s cold, or when there’s been a hurricane or tornado - if you have one, you need to maintain it. Especially now as Hurricane season starts next week.
- Various Hyundai are being Recalled for Exploding Seat Belt Pretensioners – Accents, Elantras and Elantra Hybrids
- 2016 Ford Super Duty Trucks Recalled for Airbags
- 2021 Ford Expedition, Lincoln Navigator Recalled for Fire Risk
You can find out if your car has a past recall by going to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s website: https://www.nhtsa.gov/recalls and inputting your VIN. Or find their SaferCar app.
News: Land Rover Driver Retrieves Stolen Car After Finding It With a Neat Trick
After calling the police, the owner called her insurance company to alert them of the theft. While on the call with them, she remembered that she had gotten a policy that allowed her to pay just for the miles that were driven and that her vehicle was fitted with a GPS tracking device by the insurance company. She tracked the vehicle down then had the police meet her while she retrieved the vehicle.
Auto Casey: Chevy Trail Boss
Short video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WKX3uYaEQy0
Long version: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1NQL53eWwhc
Coach Charlie’s Tip of the Week: change your cabin air filter for a better smelling vehicle
- Fuel tabs
- Natural gas
- Tire wear
- Number on tires
- Octane of gas
- Ethanol free gas
- Air conditioner
- Door lock
- Bad tires
- Load on generator