Author : Joshua Thomas

Joshua Thomas just simply loves cars and willing to work on them whenever there's chance... sometimes for free.

He started CarCareTotal back in 2017 from the advices of total strangers who witnessed his amazing skills in car repairs here and there.

His goal with this creation is to help car owners better learn how to maintain and repair their cars; as such, the site would cover alot of areas: troubleshooting, product recommendations, tips & tricks.

Joshua received Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering at San Diego State University.

Started Date: April 12, 2017

Comments: 20

Votes: 13

Total articles: 487

How Long Does It Take to Buy a Car?

Joshua Thomas

How long does it take to buy a car?

The car buying process can be a little daunting, but it doesn't have to be. In this blog post, we will break down the 3-step process of purchasing a new or used vehicle.The first step is to figure out what you... [read more]

How Much Do Car Batteries Cost?

Joshua Thomas

How much do car batteries cost?

A car battery is one of the most important parts of a vehicle. A new car battery can cost up to $200, and some older batteries will need to be replaced every year or two. Car batteries are expensive and should... [read more]

How to Get Dog Hair Out of the Car

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How to get dog hair out of the car

If you have a dog and car, there is one thing that's inevitable: the fur. Dog hair can make a vehicle look like it has seen better days, but don't worry! There are some simple steps to getting rid of the unsigh... [read more]

How Many Gallons of Gas Does a Car Hold

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How many gallons of gas does a car hold

In an effort to reduce the demand for gasoline, it's important for drivers to know how much gas their car holds. A standard car usually has a tank that can hold up to 18 gallons of gas - with some vehicles bein... [read more]

How to Get a Replacement Car Key Without the Original

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How to get a replacement car key without the original

The keys to your car are a big deal. When you lose them, it can be hard to get into the vehicle and drive away. The good news is that there are ways for you to get a replacement key without the original.Content... [read more]

How Many AMPS is a Car Battery

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How Many Amps is a Car Battery

This blog post contains information about how many amps is a car battery. The voltage of a car battery will typically range from 12 volts to 60 volts and the amp hour rating (AH) ranges from 8 amperes hours (ah... [read more]

How Often to Change Air Filter in Car

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How often to change air filter in car

We all know that at some point, our air filters will need to be replaced. This is a crucial step in maintaining the health of an engine and keeping it running smoothly. But how often should you change your car'... [read more]

How Old Do You Have to Be to Buy a Car

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How old do you have to be to buy a car

In the United States, you must be at least 18 years old to purchase a car. In other countries it varies from 16 to 21 depending on where you're trying to buy a car. In some cases, there are special exceptions f... [read more]

How to Remove Smoke Smell from Car

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How to remove smoke smell from car

I know that the smell of cigarette smoke can be a hard one to get rid of, but there are some things you can do around your car to help it. Some people have found success in using baking soda and vinegar, which... [read more]

How Old Do You Have to Be to Test Drive a Car

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How old do you have to be to test drive a car

Ever wondered how old someone has to be before they can test drive a car? Well, it depends on the type of vehicle. For instance, the minimum age requirement for a motorcycle is 16 years old and 18 years old for... [read more]