Auto RepairCampers & MotorhomesCarsMotorcycles & ScootersAuto Buying & SellingTrucks, SUVs, & VansSafe DrivingAutomotive IndustryAll-Terrain VehiclesCommercial Vehicles

Safe Driving

Write for Us
  • So many things can go wrong when you are driving your vehicle, and overheating is a big one. Hopefully you realize that while you are driving, you should pay attention to your car's gauges.

    What to Do If Your Car Overheats

    What to Do If Your Car Overheats

    by Ding.A.Ling12314

  • Our instructor drilled the acronym AGKLM into our heads before we even got behind the wheel. "All Good Kids Love Milk," is how we remembered it. Over the years this phrase kept me accident-free.

    Safer Driving Skills 101

    Safer Driving Skills 101

    by Craig Holman1

  • GPS technology has revolutionized many aspects of life, especially navigation and travel. There are downsides, however, and this article lists the seven main disadvantages.

    7 Disadvantages of GPS

    7 Disadvantages of GPS

    by Paul Goodman0

  • If you have an older car and a limited budget, this article is for you. How to pass the DMV emissions smog test, organized in ascending order of cost. I have also included many important maintenance tips.

    How to Pass a Smog Test

    How to Pass a Smog Test

    by Person of Interest28

  • Tips and hints for operating a motorhome or other RV. Make your trip a safe one: a motorhome is not your family car and a little extra can go a long way to making your trip successful.

    Safe Driving Tips for Operating a Motorhome RV

    Safe Driving Tips for Operating a Motorhome RV

    by Dan Harmon22

  • If you've got a penchant for pressing the gas pedal a little too far, then a speeding ticket is an inevitable pain in the butt. On the bright side, fighting and beating speeding tickets in Washington State is a lot easier than you might think

    How to Beat a Speeding Ticket in Washington State

    How to Beat a Speeding Ticket in Washington State

    by Steven Pearson85

  • If you think you wait too long at red lights, it's time to understand how traffic signals work, and take action. You can save hundreds of hours over a lifetime, simply by understanding what causes traffic signals to change.

    Why You Wait Too Long at Red Lights, and What to Do About It

    Why You Wait Too Long at Red Lights, and What to Do About It

    by classicalgeek2

  • Do you know how many blind spots there are when you are driving your vehicle? Learn how to identify them, be aware of them, and adjust interior and exterior vehicle mirrors appropriately.

    Car Blind Spots: Are There 6, 8, or 12?

    Car Blind Spots: Are There 6, 8, or 12?

    by John MacNab4

  • Driving tips to help keep you safe on the road. Pointers to help as you age and for various weather conditions.

    Driving Safely: Pay Attention!

    Driving Safely: Pay Attention!

    by Liz Elias118

  • Road rage and aggressive driving in America is an ever-prevalent problem. Each year, up to 33% of car accidents, deaths, and injuries are caused by road rage (NHTSA). Find out why so little is being done to deal with this problem and learn how to prevent and diffuse road rage incidents.

    Road Rage and Aggressive Driving: Fatal Freeways and Lethal Lanes

    Road Rage and Aggressive Driving: Fatal Freeways and Lethal Lanes

    by Christopher Wanamaker1

  • The nine most commonly broken traffic laws are listed, based on the statistics provided by the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles. If you avoid these things, you can avoid getting ticketed.

    Avoid the 9 Most Commonly Broken Driving Laws

    Avoid the 9 Most Commonly Broken Driving Laws

    by Shasta Matova30

  • Here's an explanation on how to do a parallel park. This is enough to teach you how to execute the move during your driver's license test with poles and all.

    How to Parallel Park Properly

    How to Parallel Park Properly

    by Anti-Valentine18

  • On the 10th of August 2017, I was driving home from Rosebank to Glen Austin. On that drive Tom Cruise inspired me, and I started to reflect on the traffic I sat amongst and the country I lived in.

    Traffic and Society:  Can We Create a Smooth Commute?

    Traffic and Society: Can We Create a Smooth Commute?

    by Kyle McIntyre0

  • If you have been cited with a Reckless Driving ticket in New York City (VTL 1212), then you must read this article about how to beat your reckless driving summons and how a lawyer may or may not be able to assist you.

    How to Beat a New York Reckless Driving Charge

    How to Beat a New York Reckless Driving Charge

    by Jason Stern0

  • What driving laws have you broken lately? Did you get a moving violation, a parking ticket or a warning from a traffic officer? Let's explore the top ten most commonly broken driving laws.

    The 10 Most Commonly Broken Driving Laws

    The 10 Most Commonly Broken Driving Laws

    by Lela95

  • Having a flat tire is not only inconvenient, but can also be expensive. Print out and keep this step-by-step guide on how to change a tire in your car.

    How to Change a Tire Step by Step

    How to Change a Tire Step by Step

    by kathleenkat2

  • How to reverse around a corner on your practical driving test. Step-by-step instructions and video tutorials for the reversing-round-a-corner manoeuvre.

    How to Reverse Around a Corner

    How to Reverse Around a Corner

    by LouiseKirkpatrick19

  • If you have an upcoming Practical Driving Test, you may experience nerves. Here are tips on how to minimise stress and anxiety and stay calm.

    How To Overcome Driving Test Nerves

    How To Overcome Driving Test Nerves

    by LouiseKirkpatrick272

  • Looking for tricks and skill tips for developing safe driving habits? Search no more! Here are three tricks to help keep you safer on the road.

    Safe Driving Tips: Be Distraction-Free

    Safe Driving Tips: Be Distraction-Free

    by Wrench Wench0

  • Cars, horse-drawn vehicles and pedestrians have travelled on the left hand side of the road for centuries in the UK. Why is this the case? Where did this system originate?

    Why Do Drivers in the UK Drive on the Left?

    Why Do Drivers in the UK Drive on the Left?

    by Ruthbro1

  • A detailed step-by-step guide on how to downshift a manual transmission car. After reading the guide, you will be able to perform single clutch, double clutch, and heel-toe downshifts.

    How to Downshift in a Manual Transmission Vehicle

    How to Downshift in a Manual Transmission Vehicle

    by Eric Jian0

  • Driverless cars—or autonomous vehicles, as they are also known—are said to be our future. This article lists the advantages and disadvantages of these advanced, robotic cars.

    Advantages and Disadvantages of Driverless Cars

    Advantages and Disadvantages of Driverless Cars

    by Paul Goodman30

  • Because intersections are one of the most common locations for traffic accidents, you need to anticipate what might happen there.

    Defensive Driving at Intersections

    Defensive Driving at Intersections

    by Carol Rossi1

  • The most common mistake people make when their car windows are fogged is hitting the recirculation button on their climate control (heater control panel). If you are one of those people, your windows will never clear because you are recirculating moisture inside your vehicle.

    How to Defog Car Windows Fast

    How to Defog Car Windows Fast

    by Eddie Carrara44

  • How to carry out parallel parking during your practical driving test safely and under control. Step-by-step instructions and video tutorials showing you how (for UK drivers).

    How to Parallel Park

    How to Parallel Park

    by LouiseKirkpatrick14

  • Most of the world's traffic drives on the right side of the road, but it's not always been this way. In the past, most people travelled on the left. Why did they change and which countries still drive on the left?

    Why Do Some Countries Drive on the Left?

    Why Do Some Countries Drive on the Left?

    by Judi Brown94

  • If Deaf people can't hear, how can they drive? Plus, find out which countries allow Deaf people to drive and which countries still deny Deaf people this fundamental right.

    Can Deaf People Drive? Some Surprising Facts

    Can Deaf People Drive? Some Surprising Facts

    by MoonByTheSea38

working

This website uses cookies

As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, axleaddict.com uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at: https://axleaddict.com/privacy-policy#gdpr

Show Details
Necessary
HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the googleapis.com or gstatic.com domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
Features
Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
Marketing
Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
Statistics
Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)
ClickscoThis is a data management platform studying reader behavior (Privacy Policy)