Archive for October, 2020
The Upcoming Ford F-150 EV: What We Know
You may have seen some footage awhile ago of an all-electric F-150 pulling 10 trains cars from a complete stop. And then it pulled 40+ F-150 models from a complete stop. That had our attention. So, where is this electric F-150? Is Ford actually making it?
Ford is making an electric F-150 and it’s expected to go on sale within the next few years.(more…)
Honda HomeLink Step-by-Step Instructions
Garage doors come in two different types: rolling code and fixed code. Depending on which you have, the setup process for your Honda HomeLink garage door opener will be a little different. We’ll show you how figure out which you have and how to program it.
Here’s how to program a Honda HomeLink garage door opener.(more…)
Car Model Years Don’t Match the Calendar…Why?
There are a lot of systems in place that don’t immediately make sense. For instance, why do price tags not include tax? Another one is why are car model years usually ahead of the actual year?
That’s what we’ll be taking a look at today. Here’s why car years don’t match the calendar year.(more…)
What’s the Difference: Traction Control vs Stability Control
Cars have all sorts of active and passive safety features. And they’re getting more and more with each new model year. They suffer from convoluted names sometimes, though. Or similar names. Like traction and stability control.
What’s the difference between traction control and stability control anyway?(more…)
Electric Vehicle Battery Charge Times and Outlet Types
Today, we’ll be taking a look at one of the burning questions for electric cars: charging time. We’ll look at how long it takes without the nonsense, misdirection, and marketing jargon.
Here’s how quickly electric vehicles and plug-in hybrids actually charge.(more…)