AOLAuto Smart car decisions start here.http://autos.aol.com/http://translogic.aolautos.com/ https://www.syndu.com/aolauto-voice Powered by Syndu Police Officers Accused Of Illegally Seizing Cars Of Poor Motorists
Police Officers Accused Of Illegally Seizing Cars Of Poor Motorists

Four police officers in one small California town were arrested Tuesday, accused of illegally seizing the cars of poor motorists.

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http://www.syndu.com/aolauto-media-story-18016 http://www.syndu.com/aolauto-media-story-18016 Fri, 28 Feb 2014 10:59:00 +0000
General Motors Expands Recall To Fix Deadly Problem
General Motors Expands Recall To Fix Deadly Problem

Amid a rising death toll, General Motors announced Tuesday it would expand an ongoing recall associated with a defective ignition switch to include 1,367,146 cars in North America.

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http://www.syndu.com/aolauto-media-story-17854 http://www.syndu.com/aolauto-media-story-17854 Wed, 26 Feb 2014 07:00:00 +0000
Key Factors To Consider When Buying A Truck
Key Factors To Consider When Buying A Truck

Whether you're buying a truck for everyday driving or for occasional use, there are five important factors to take into consideration to make sure you get the most out of your vehicle. This checklist ...

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http://www.syndu.com/aolauto-media-story-17411 http://www.syndu.com/aolauto-media-story-17411 Thu, 20 Feb 2014 14:20:00 +0000
Update: Homeland Security Scuttles License-Plate Data Collection Project
Update: Homeland Security Scuttles License-Plate Data Collection Project

One day after its plans to create a massive database of information collected from license-plate scanners became widely known, the Department of Homeland Security scuttled the project.

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http://www.syndu.com/aolauto-media-story-17412 http://www.syndu.com/aolauto-media-story-17412 Thu, 20 Feb 2014 13:09:00 +0000
Your Car May Be In Demand Overseas
Your Car May Be In Demand Overseas

A growing number of American car leases are being taken over for the purpose of being shipped overseas at the end of the term, according to Swapalease.com. This is happening particularly because fewer...

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http://www.syndu.com/aolauto-media-story-17413 http://www.syndu.com/aolauto-media-story-17413 Thu, 20 Feb 2014 07:00:00 +0000
Road Safety Improves For Senior Citizens
Road Safety Improves For Senior Citizens

Senior citizens are safer on the road these days. They're less likely to be involved in car accidents than they have been in the past. And if they do crash, they're less likely to be hurt or killed.

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http://www.syndu.com/aolauto-media-story-17414 http://www.syndu.com/aolauto-media-story-17414 Thu, 20 Feb 2014 03:40:00 +0000
Government Wants To Collect Location Data From License Plate Scanners
Government Wants To Collect Location Data From License Plate Scanners

The Department of Homeland Security wants to build a massive database of information collected from license-plate scanners across the country.

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http://www.syndu.com/aolauto-media-story-17332 http://www.syndu.com/aolauto-media-story-17332 Wed, 19 Feb 2014 07:07:00 +0000
Car-Crash Death Rates Higher In U.S. Than Other Industrialized Nations
Car-Crash Death Rates Higher In U.S. Than Other Industrialized Nations

A new study released this month found traffic fatalities higher in the U.S. compared to other industrialized countries.

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http://www.syndu.com/aolauto-media-story-17220 http://www.syndu.com/aolauto-media-story-17220 Tue, 18 Feb 2014 12:10:00 +0000
Federal Investigators Say Graco's Car Seat Problems More Serious Than Sticky Latches
Federal Investigators Say Graco's Car Seat Problems More Serious Than Sticky Latches

Graco announced one of the largest recalls in history on Tuesday, saying it would bring back 3.7 million child car seats. It could grow even larger.

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http://www.syndu.com/aolauto-media-story-16584 http://www.syndu.com/aolauto-media-story-16584 Wed, 12 Feb 2014 05:54:00 +0000
Fender Bender? Here Are Four Auto Body Repair Tips To Keep In Mind
Fender Bender? Here Are Four Auto Body Repair Tips To Keep In Mind

Car accidents are an unfortunate fact of life. With millions of drivers on the road every day, many of them distracted by phone calls, a messy burrito, bad weather or lack of sleep, crashes are inevit...

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http://www.syndu.com/aolauto-media-story-15785 http://www.syndu.com/aolauto-media-story-15785 Tue, 04 Feb 2014 11:30:00 +0000
Laws Determining Whether Epileptics Can Drive Raise Thorny Questions
Laws Determining Whether Epileptics Can Drive Raise Thorny Questions

On February 17, 2011, Monica Chavez was driving with her two children down North Grant St. in Thornton, Colo. when she passed out behind the wheel.

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http://www.syndu.com/aolauto-media-story-15386 http://www.syndu.com/aolauto-media-story-15386 Fri, 31 Jan 2014 13:46:00 +0000
Replacing Your Tires: Four Money-Saving Tips
Replacing Your Tires: Four Money-Saving Tips

Even the most sophisticated braking systems won't work if the tires aren't gripping the road. Maintaining your tires and replacing them when necessary is vital to safety.

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http://www.syndu.com/aolauto-media-story-15230 http://www.syndu.com/aolauto-media-story-15230 Wed, 29 Jan 2014 14:00:00 +0000
Junk Mail Reminds Grieving Dad Of Daughter's Car Crash
Junk Mail Reminds Grieving Dad Of Daughter's Car Crash

An Illinois father grieving the loss of his daughter in a car accident found a disturbing piece of junk mail when he went to his mailbox last week.

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http://www.syndu.com/aolauto-media-story-14817 http://www.syndu.com/aolauto-media-story-14817 Fri, 24 Jan 2014 03:20:00 +0000
The Best And Worst States For Traffic Safety Laws
The Best And Worst States For Traffic Safety Laws

More Americans are dying in traffic accidents. Fewer laws are being passed to protect them. Those are the conclusions of a traffic safety group that monitors state-by-state efforts to regulate the rul...

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http://www.syndu.com/aolauto-media-story-14732 http://www.syndu.com/aolauto-media-story-14732 Thu, 23 Jan 2014 03:29:00 +0000
Smaller Cars Endure Big Problems On Crash Test
Smaller Cars Endure Big Problems On Crash Test

Smaller cars aren't as safe as their larger counterparts. That's been accepted as a vehicular truth ever since physics first demonstrated that mass times velocity equals force. Now comes a glance at h...

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http://www.syndu.com/aolauto-media-story-14632 http://www.syndu.com/aolauto-media-story-14632 Wed, 22 Jan 2014 14:01:00 +0000
Agressive Lease Pull Ahead Activity To Come In 2014
Agressive Lease Pull Ahead Activity To Come In 2014

According to data from Swapalease.com, 2014 is shaping up to be the "Year of the Lease Pull Ahead."

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http://www.syndu.com/aolauto-media-story-14633 http://www.syndu.com/aolauto-media-story-14633 Wed, 22 Jan 2014 04:30:00 +0000
Five Reasons To Change Your Own Oil
Five Reasons To Change Your Own Oil

Cars can be complex machines, but even if you can't tell a transmission from a tailpipe, you should be more than capable of changing your own oil.

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http://www.syndu.com/aolauto-media-story-14546 http://www.syndu.com/aolauto-media-story-14546 Tue, 21 Jan 2014 04:30:00 +0000
Confessions of a Tow Truck Driver
Confessions of a Tow Truck Driver

Many of us probably don't think about the tow truck business that often. We're grateful when one randomly stops on the road when we're broken down (if they ever stop at all). We may think about them w...

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http://www.syndu.com/aolauto-media-story-14203 http://www.syndu.com/aolauto-media-story-14203 Fri, 01 Aug 2008 11:02:16 +0000
Quality of Domestic vs. Import Cars
Quality of Domestic vs. Import Cars

We've seen it many times before in movies, TV, and even in real life. A driver reaches over to open his door and the handle falls off in his hand. Or picture a customer as he rolls his brand-new car o...

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http://www.syndu.com/aolauto-media-story-14204 http://www.syndu.com/aolauto-media-story-14204 Fri, 01 Aug 2008 11:01:47 +0000
Ready for Hands-Free?
Ready for Hands-Free?

Law enforcement officials in six states can now give you a ticket for talking on your cell phone while driving, so that hands-free device you should be using for your cell phone is going to become you...

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http://www.syndu.com/aolauto-media-story-14205 http://www.syndu.com/aolauto-media-story-14205 Thu, 31 Jul 2008 06:36:41 +0000