Car & Driving Tips

Experts share advice on all things related to your car: from how and when to buy or lease a new or used car to how to manage car repairs and scheduled maintenance. Stay updated on car seat laws, learn the basics like how to change a tire, and get practical tips for driving safely and smartly.

Simple Steps to Prepare Your Car for Winter

These simple steps can save you time and money this winter. 

How to Install a Car Seat the Right Way

AAA experts offer tips for installing rear-facing and forward-facing seats to help make sure your youngest passengers stay safe.

Top Questions About Electric Vehicles Answered

Can you afford an electric vehicle? And what about battery replacement? Here are the answers to your biggest EV questions.

Tips for Safe Winter Driving

A few easy tips to help you steer clear of trouble when driving in winter.

How to Secure Your Christmas Tree to Your Car

Get your tree home safely and in good condition with these tips.

Move Over Laws in the West

When and how to give the right of way to emergency vehicles.

Active Driver Assistance Systems Interfere More Than They Help

Vehicles equipped with active driving assistance systems experienced some type of issue every 8 miles, on average.

How to Care for Your Tires in 5 Minutes

Give your tires a monthly checkup to ensure they stay up to standard.

7 Common Car Tech Features and What They Do

Today's advanced driver assistance systems can do amazing things. But they can't do all the driving for you—at least not yet.

How to Clean Car Seats and Boosters

Remove stains and smells from your child's car seat without compromising safety.

How to Choose a Safe Car for a Teen Driver

Everything a parent needs to know when choosing a car for their teen.

How to Buy a Car During a Pandemic

Four suggestions for a worry-free car shopping experience whether at the dealership or from home.