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A car is not only a crucial component in our daily lives, it is also a major investment. We can help you make wise choices when it comes to buying and caring for your vehicle. 

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Latest Car Articles

Do auto repair shops have to disclose diagnostic fees up-front?

Dear Consumer Ed:  I dropped my car off for an estimate at the repair shop, and they want to charge me an $80 diagnostic fee. They never disclosed this fee beforehand. Is this legal?

Are vehicle service warranties transferable?

Dear Consumer Ed:  Are vehicle service warranties transferable to new owners of those vehicles?

Odometer Fraud

Dear Consumer Ed: I bought an older vehicle that was advertised as having 104,000 miles on it. I later ran a vehicle history report on the car, which showed that the car had over 180,000 miles on it! The dealer claims he didn’t know the mileage was wrong. Can I get my money back?