The Duluth Drag Races and Car Show took place last weekend, and it continues to get bigger and better. The event takes place on Garfield Avenue in Duluth, just north of the shipping docks. It's the one time a year that illegal drag racing becomes legal in Duluth...
My wife sent me a text yesterday saying her drivers side window wouldn't go up on her car. There was rain in the forecast, so this was a big bummer considering it was halfway down. Luckily, I went to google and found a trick in the forums.
This last fall I tried a product from Loctite called Rust Neurtralizer. I did a video and wanted to see if it actually worked. Rust is probably one of the most frustrating things that happens to your vehicle, because once it's there it never goes away.
Maybe you've seen the video that's been going around Facebook that shows how you can use a mix of rubbing alcohol and water to spray the frost away on your windshield. It was made from a meterologist in Tennessee, and he makes it looks like we are dummies for scraping away all these years. So I tried the mixture out on a few icy windows in our parking lot.
Ian is our "in house" Millennial. He works on our sister station Mix108, and he's self admittedly not the handiest of guys. Recently the Mix 108 vehicle had a burned out turn signal bulb. We took the chance to show Ian how to do a simple vehicle repair such as this. It wasn't simple enough.
For those that are driving a car that is powered by electricity in Duluth you probably already know there are vehicle electric charging stations at the Holiday Center Parking Ramp. Soon there will be additional charging stations for you to utilize.
Here we are finally in summer and as I looked through my vehicle I noticed I had some things still accessible that I keep in there year round. Then I took a road trip with a friend of mine and realized they had some of the same things...
The device that is supposed to protect you during an auto collison could actually be a ticking time bomb in you car. Certain Takata Airbags are being recalled after they have shown to spontaneously explode with shrapnel. 6.1 million cars are affected, is yours? Find out here.