While a lot of new cars include a built in backup camera, some cars require an aftermarket camera to be installed. An aftermarket camera system doesn’t have to be expensive, and it is a job any handy person can do himself. This camera is meant to be plugged into a car head unit, and in my case I was replacing an existing camera that wasn’t working properly. Read on to see what I think about this camera. Continue reading “This Backup Camera has Great Build Quality”
Ever since dashcams became popular, companies have been adding more and more features to them, making their functionality endless. This model has an interesting feature, in that it includes two cameras, one of which can be placed in the rear window of the car. This fills the void that a single camera system would leave. With a rear facing camera you can record footage of rear end accidents, which are ever so common, and you you can even document a road trip from another vantage point. Read on to hear what I think about this dashcam. Continue reading “This Dashcam Will Guard Your Rear Too!”
These days, the Android operating system runs on practically every type of tech, from phones to TVs. Recently, the operating system has made it’s way into the vehicle market, allowing famous apps like Waze and Spotify to be used seamlessly in car, thanks to new head units running the software. These head units integrate the standard car entertainment like AM/FM radio along with a familiar user interface with the ability to run practically any app on the market. Here is a review on a new unit by Atoto. Continue reading “Your Car Can Run Android Too!”
For years, car makers have been incorporating technology into the rear view mirror of vehicles, such as things like auto dim, a compass, On-Star, garage openers, and more. Now technology companies have taken this even further by incorporating cameras, android based entertainment centers and more, which add lots of functionality to an otherwise boring mirror. Read on to find out what I think about this Double Dashcam mirror attachment. Continue reading “This Attachment Makes Your Rear View Mirror Smart”
With the rate of traffic accidents climbing each year, along comes a higher chance of having one. Even the best of drivers get into accidents, albeit caused by the irresponsible driving habits of others. Recently there have been numerous cases of insurance fraud, where innocent drivers would suddenly be struck by a cyclist who’s motive was to collect insurance from the driver of the car. The only real way to prove your innocence in such cases is through video footage. Enter the dashcam.
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I feel that many people out there are constantly washing and shining the exterior of their car, but when it comes to the interior, not much attention is paid. This is similar to washing the siding of ones house, but leaving the inside a mess. Due to the fact that I spend a large amount of every day in my car, it is of top priority to keep it clean. This makes sure it doesn’t smell, and prevents bugs from inhabiting. Without the proper equipment it can be hard to keep the car clean, as not everyone is able or even capable to drag their household vacuum to the car. This is where the car vacuum comes in.
Until recently, dashcams were primarily used in law enforcement vehicles as well as in taxis, but the are becoming more and more popular among the average driver due to their many benefits. Having a dashcam in the car gives me peace of mind, knowing that my drive is being recorded. They are very useful in traffic accidents, parking accidents, as well as insurance fraud, which is becoming very common these days. Here is a review on my current favorite dashcam.
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Having properly inflated tires can not only improve miles per gallon, but it also maintains the safety of the vehicle and the passengers inside it. Most modern cars include a built in tire monitoring system, but many of them are very basic and don’t tell you which tire is low or the PSI in the tires. Also, OEM systems are extremely expensive to repair when a tire sensor goes bad, and that’s precisely why I got this kit.
Continue reading “A Cheap Reliable Replacement to My Cars Faulty TPMS”