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Tips for Cleaning Your Tires


Most people only clean their tires during the spring and summer season. However, cleaning your tires should be done every season to maintain a great driving performance.

Before you begin cleaning your tires, you will need to gather your materials. You should gather a bucket, water, soap, scrub brush, and an old rag. Try your best to scrub off the stubborn debris using soap, water and your scrub brush once you’ve completed this rinse your tires completely.

If you notice any additional dirt, repeat the steps listed above. If you notice your tire are not coming squeaky clean right…
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Tips for Cleaning Your Tires


Most people only clean their tires during the spring and summer season. However, cleaning your tires should be done every season to maintain a great driving performance.

Before you begin cleaning your tires, you will need to gather your materials. You should gather a bucket, water, soap, scrub brush, and an old rag. Try your best to scrub off the stubborn debris using soap, water and your scrub brush once you’ve completed this rinse your tires completely.

If you notice any additional dirt, repeat the steps listed above. If you notice your tire are not coming squeaky clean right…
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Prepare for Emergencies Before They Occur

The folks at Ted's Auto Sales know that you never plan on blowing a tire or running out of gas while driving in St. Petersburg. However, it is important that you have the tools needed to stay safe until help arrives. Tools such as jumper cables or a tire inflation device may make it possible to get back on the road without the need to call for a tow truck.

Road flares and reflective triangles can indicate that you are in distress and need assistance. A cellphone can also be used to call for a tow truck or for…

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Prepare for Emergencies Before They Occur

The folks at Ted's Auto Sales know that you never plan on blowing a tire or running out of gas while driving in St. Petersburg. However, it is important that you have the tools needed to stay safe until help arrives. Tools such as jumper cables or a tire inflation device may make it possible to get back on the road without the need to call for a tow truck.

Road flares and reflective triangles can indicate that you are in distress and need assistance. A cellphone can also be used to call for a tow truck or for…

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Payload and Towing: Knowing the Difference

One of the surprising things that occur when it comes to trucks is people not knowing the difference between towing and payload. This is actually quite an easy thing to understand for people. One is what you carry on your vehicle, and the other is what you pull behind you on a trailer or with a connective tool.

The payload is what is put inside of your vehicle. If you have items that are in your back seat or the front seat, that can be considered the payload. The amount of payload is determined by the GVWR of the vehicle…

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Payload and Towing: Knowing the Difference

One of the surprising things that occur when it comes to trucks is people not knowing the difference between towing and payload. This is actually quite an easy thing to understand for people. One is what you carry on your vehicle, and the other is what you pull behind you on a trailer or with a connective tool.

The payload is what is put inside of your vehicle. If you have items that are in your back seat or the front seat, that can be considered the payload. The amount of payload is determined by the GVWR of the vehicle…

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Games Of Deception On The Road

If someone falls asleep while you're traveling through St. Petersburg, each person can make up a story about what happened while that person was asleep. When the person wakes up, everyone stays in character and tries to get the person to believe that the story really happened.

A simple game that's easy for everyone to play is 21 Questions. Try to make it fun by incorporating the destination into the questions and answers as a way to surprise everyone about the trip.

Try to trick the other people in the car by asking questions about current events...

 

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Games Of Deception On The Road

If someone falls asleep while you're traveling through St. Petersburg, each person can make up a story about what happened while that person was asleep. When the person wakes up, everyone stays in character and tries to get the person to believe that the story really happened.

A simple game that's easy for everyone to play is 21 Questions. Try to make it fun by incorporating the destination into the questions and answers as a way to surprise everyone about the trip.

Try to trick the other people in the car by asking questions about current events...

 

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Enjoy Your Summer Road Trip and Save Money Too!

Our team in St. Petersburg wants you to have the most fun possible on your next summer trip. Why not take your trip and save money for other things? Ted's Auto Sales has a few tips to keep more dollars in your pocket and ease the financial burden of a trip that is supposed to be fun.

Plan on enough money for your gas expenses. You should know your gas mileage and the average cost of gas at the places you'll fill up. This will help you have a good estimate to go by for your vacation. Instead…
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Enjoy Your Summer Road Trip and Save Money Too!

Our team in St. Petersburg wants you to have the most fun possible on your next summer trip. Why not take your trip and save money for other things? Ted's Auto Sales has a few tips to keep more dollars in your pocket and ease the financial burden of a trip that is supposed to be fun.

Plan on enough money for your gas expenses. You should know your gas mileage and the average cost of gas at the places you'll fill up. This will help you have a good estimate to go by for your vacation. Instead…
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