From tires, to oil changes, to replacing brake pads, your car will require maintenance no matter if it's an SUV, a convertible, or a hatchback. Our staff of auto enthusiasts, shade-tree mechanics, and engineers are here to help. This collection of stories will help you keep your ride in top shape, both mechanically and aesthetically. We have our tire buying guide here as well as DIY guides for simple auto maintenance. Need to know how to correctly jump-start your car? Scroll down to the battery section. Looking for advice on how to polish your paint? We've got that here too. A well-maintained vehicle will last longer, perform its best, and use less fuel so don't take warning lights or suggested maintenance schedules lightly.