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Your Driver's Ed

Every Wednesday and Sunday, TWC News' Ed Keiner helps drivers get to know their vehicle better by providing tips on how to understand and correct your car’s mechanical problems--from changing your flat tire to jumping your car’s battery, Keiner proves to be Your Driver’s Ed.

10/22/2014 08:02 AM Posted By: Ed Keiner
TWC News: How to Take the Best Photos of Your Car
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Whether you're using a high-end camera or just a cellphone, a few simple tricks can ensure that you get great photos of your car.

Shots in a parking lot or driveway are okay, but finding a unique location like a park or racetrack will really elevate your photos.

Lighting is also something important to consider. Shooting with the sun behind you will create a completely different photo than shooting into the sun.

For more helpful hints from Ed Keiner, check out the "Driver's Ed" segment above.


10/19/2014 12:47 PM Posted By: Ed Keiner
TWC News: Keep your Vehicle’s Heater in Check as Cooler Temps Arrive
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As we enter the fall months, a lot of us may have already turned on the heating system in our cars.

Did you know your vehicle's heater is part of the cooling system in the engine?

Learn more about how your car needs to stay cool in order to keep you warm in this “Driver’s Ed” in the video above.


10/08/2014 07:02 AM Posted By: Ed Keiner
TWC News: Locking Lug Nuts to Protect Your Rims
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We're always talking about ways to personalize your vehicle, and one of the flashiest ways to do so is with after-market rims.

If you get new rims, chances are you're going to spend a lot of money on them, which is why you may want to consider getting some locking lug nuts.

Locking lug nuts come in a set of four, one for each wheel. While regular lug nuts come on and off with just a common socket, locking lug nuts can't be removed without a special key that's included in the kit.

Check out more in the "Driver's Ed" segment above.


10/05/2014 10:21 AM Posted By: Ed Keiner
TWC News: Driver's Ed
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There’s always something new you can learn about your car.

In the video above, our Ed Keiner runs down a list of quick tips and tricks that are good for your car or others.


10/01/2014 07:52 AM Posted By: Ed Keiner
TWC News: Protecting Your Car's Upholstery
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Having kids and snacks in your car can really do some damage to the upholstery. Luckily, protecting your car's interior is a simple task that can be done with just some fabric protector and a few other tools.

It's important to note that there are a few precautionary steps to take when using a fabric protector, like first trying it out in an inconspicuous area of the car's upholstery.

For more tips and a step-by-step guide, check out the "Driver's Ed" segment above.


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