Entries by Chaneys Collision

Is It Possible to Hack a Vehicle?

Most people have a significant amount of their lives documented online. The Internet gives us a way to connect with friends, start businesses, and make purchases.

It also has allowed hackers to gain control of your devices. As automobiles rely …

Cold-Weather Maintenance Tips for Your Vehicle

Phoenix might have a reputation for being one of the hottest spots in the United States, but it can get pretty cold here sometimes! Every winter, your vehicle could encounter mechanical issues because of the changing temperatures.

Cold-Weather Maintenance Tips for Your Vehicle

If you don’t …

Cars Today Last Longer Than Before

The average age of trucks and cars on American roads reached a record high of 11.8 years in 2018. There are several reasons why vehicles are lasting longer than ever before. Engine components are more resilient, loan terms incentivize long-term …

Dashboard Warning Lights Explained

Did you know that there are over 130 different warning symbols that display to drivers when accounting for every make and model on the road?

When something goes wrong with your vehicle, then a light activates on the heads-up display. …

Side Views Cameras in New Cars

Technology innovations in the automotive industry usually outpace the rules and regulations we follow. Camera usage in vehicles is currently being reviewed further. The United States plans to test and examine how side-mirror systems could eventually replace the traditional mirror …

A Word of Caution About Keyless Ignitions

Keyless ignition systems first began appearing in vehicles in the 1990s, with a surge of interest in the early 2000s. As with most new features, it was the luxury models and high-end cars that received them first. If you owned …

Distracted Driving by Generation Statistics

If you drive anywhere, then there is an excellent chance you’ve been distracted behind the wheel. We multitask in this environment so often that some distractions don’t seem problematic. Using GPS, changing the radio station, or getting something to drink …