Category: Drivers Education

Can a Car Run on Alcohol? What if Yes?

Can a car run on alcohol? This question refers to a flex fuel car. Yes, many cars are even running on the road now and can also run when you mix straight gasoline or E85 (85% Ethanol 15% gasoline).   Ethanol generates a lower British thermal unit (Btu) than gasoline per pound. This means that more alcohol is required to …

What Happens if Your Car is a Write Off?

What happens if your car is a write off? If your car is a write off, the insurance company will transfer it into their name and give you the payable amount. Your car will also be in any of the write-off categories but you can buy your car back from the insurance company and restore it if you want. If …

What Happens if Your Car is Totaled? Not Your Fault?

What happens if your car is totaled? Generally, when a car is totaled, it means the cost of repairing it exceeds the market value of the car. In some states like Alabama, a car becomes a total loss if the repair cost is more than 75% of the value. For example, if a car is worth $10,000 and the repair …

How to Push Start a Car in Reverse

If you own an older manual car, you want to know how to push start a car in reverse. It seems unreal that you can push start your car while in the reverse, but is possible. You must not make it a habit to avoid degrading your car faster. Push starting a car is one of the ways you can …

How to Get a Salvage Title Registered

You searched “how to get a salvage title registered”, perhaps a related term. Well, your salvage title car is not a dead end. You can have it registered, at least in most states. If it plays out your state is against the idea, you can always title your salvage car out of state, and re-register it in your state. Quite …

How to Get a Bonded Title in Texas

Howdy, SaneDriver? Did you know that if you know how to get a bonded title in Texas, you can claim any vehicle without a title? In TX, when you receive or find a barn find car without complete proof of ownership, you can request a Texas bonded title to legally own the car. The difference between an original title or …

What Happens When Your Car is Stolen then Found?

At least 56.1% of locally stolen cars are recovered in 721,885 cases of stolen vehicles in the US alone. It looks like you belong in this lucky number, and this article explains what happens when your car is stolen then found. Suppose the police find your stolen car or you discovered its whereabouts personally. It is not advisable to simply …

How to Register an Out of State Car in California

When you bring a non-resident car into CA, you must register it. In this regard, this article explains how to register an out of state car in California without penalty. Did you move into CA recently, or you just purchased a car into CA from another state? To make the car legal, you must follow CA DMV’s guidelines to register …

How to Fill Out Car Title in NJ

When you buy a car in New Jersey, the next step is for you and the seller to fill it out correctly. This article shows you how to fill out car title in NJ to transfer it into the buyer’s name. Motor vehicle transfer is done only at your local motor vehicle department. A title transfer could also be done …

How to Remove a Name from a Car Title

Is it time to remove the other name from a title certificate? Not to worry, this guide covers how to remove a name from a car title. When you break away from the other party, sell or gift another person a car that belongs to you, removing them from your title is an option. However, before you remove them from …