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Find Your Next Jeep at Crazy Cheap Cars

The Jeep name is synonymous with adventure and a rugged independence that's uniquely American in spirit. Boasting a proud history of producing SUVs that are as comfortable off-road as they are on, Jeep has built quite the following among its ownership -- folks who exemplify the "Jeep Hair Don't Care" life. We're proud to offer a compelling collection of used Jeep SUVs to our customers from throughout the greater Buffalo area.

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Should You Be Considering a Tire Replacement?

Whether you’re still driving with your original pair of tires or they have been recently replaced, it’s incredibly important to realize that your tires aren’t going to last forever. Prioritizing the quality of your tire tread can be just as important as getting routine oil changes and inspections.

Staying on top of the state of your tires can even work to make your vehicle more fuel efficient, so it's also important to know the signs of wear in order to properly replace your tires. If you aren't sure what to look for, don't worry…

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Cleaning Your Headlights with Home Remedies

Have you started to notice your headlights going dim?

Before you begin to worry about the cost of replacing them, start by considering one of the several home remedies for the issue. There are likely more tools at your disposal around your house to clean away the grime and bring back transparency than you think.

One of the simplest ones in the minds of our staff at Crazy Cheap Cars to do this is through toothpaste. Toothpaste has chemical properties that make it great for scrubbing off yellow discoloration on headlights. Simply grab a rag and a dab of toothpaste…

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Is Your Brake Pedal Soft? Here's Why

A properly functioning brake pedal should feel firm when your foot presses upon it. In other words, you won't have to press down hard in order to get your vehicle to stop on the streets of Oakfield. When you press hard, that's the sign of a soft brake pedal.

Common causes of a soft brake pedal are air in the brake line or damaged brake line. 

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Use the Lincoln Penny Test to Test Your Tire Tread Depth

You may have noticed that race cars race with smooth threads. This enable their tires to better grip the road during high speeds. Normal cars have varying threads to handle rain, snow, mud, ice, and wet road conditions. These tire threads provide traction by pushing the water away when the tire hits the road.

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Clear Your Engine of Pesky Sludge

One of the important factors in maintaining your car engine is changing your oil regularly. Otherwise, the engine will develop sludge. However, that should not be a death sentence to your car, because we can help you fix it.

If you don’t take drastic steps at that moment, then you might end up buying a new engine. One of the simplest solutions to engine sludge is using a chemical engine sludge remover. All you do is add it to your old oil and idle the engine for at least five minutes without driving. During this time, the chemical is…

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Don’t Forget about Your Differential During Service

Prepping your differential for servicing can be a messy job depending on the design of your differential. While some differentials have a drain plug, others only can only be accessed by removing the housing cover. Regardless of these facts, you should always have a plastic drop cloth and a wide catch pan with you. Before you start draining the old oil, warm the oil to make it easy to flow by driving your car for a few minutes.

Once you’ve changed into your grungy clothes, get yourself a face mask just in case you can’t handle the smell…

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The History of Horsepower

When considering a new vehicle, many shoppers look at what type of engine is used and what the horsepower rating is. Well, as they are both important factors while scouting for a new car, our team at Crazy Cheap Cars want to give you all a brief history of how horsepower came to be.

The first usage of horsepower began towards the end of the 18th century by Scottish inventor and engineer, James Watt. He figured that one horse could produce 33,000 foot-pounds of work per every minute. Watt had to find a way to compare the output of…

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Don't Let Your Gas Tank Get Too Low in The Winter

Sometimes we forget and let our gas tank run close to empty. We should periodically add to the fuel levels, even if it is a little at a time to keep the level at more than half-full. There are rumors that keeping your tank low will help fuel economy, but there is really nothing to that rumor at all.

In the winter when it gets colder, it is better to keep your gas tank as full as possible. When your gas tank is low, there is more air in your tank which can encourage condensation to occur. There is moisture…

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