How to Change Headlights

By Product Expert | Posted in Safety, Tips and Tricks on Friday, November 15th, 2019 at 7:00 AM
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Step-by-Step Instructions for Replacing Headlights

Having working headlights on your vehicle is a necessity for driving at night and in inclement weather. If you don’t use your headlights from sunset to sunrise, you are endangering the safety of others as well as your own. Additionally, you may receive a ticket for failure to use headlights that can cost up to $200 and you may also be required to attend driving classes. These are only a few reasons why it is important to have two working headlights and maintain optimal visibility. Luckily, if your headlights burn out, you can replace them at home! Check out the step-by-step instructions for replacing headlights below. Read the rest of this entry »

How to Clean Coffee Spilled in Your Car

By Product Expert | Posted in Tips and Tricks on Tuesday, November 12th, 2019 at 8:00 AM
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Step-by-Step Instructions for Removing Coffee Stains

You’re driving to work, grab your coffee to take a drink and hit a pothole, the coffee mug slips out of your hand, resulting in coffee spilling all over your seat. If this or something similar has occurred in your vehicle and your precious upholstery is threatened with a stain, you have to act fast to save the day and maintain the value of your car. Let’s go through step-by-step instructions for removing coffee stains. Read the rest of this entry »

How to Jump Start a Car

By Product Expert | Posted in Tips and Tricks on Friday, November 8th, 2019 at 7:30 AM
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Step-by-Step Instructions for Jump Starting a Vehicle

There’s nothing worse than getting ready to leave for work in the morning and making your way outside to find that your vehicle won’t start. You can tell it’s a problem with your battery if the dome light didn’t turn on when you opened the door, the radio doesn’t turn on when you put the key in the ignition and the engine cranks slowly when you turn the key. If your car isn’t experiencing those symptoms, but it’s not starting, check out common truck starting problems and solutions. Luckily, you can revive your vehicle with a jump start, so grab your jumper cables, call up a friend with a vehicle and read the steps below. Read the rest of this entry »

What’s going on in Austin in November 2019?

By Product Expert | Posted in Community, Just for Fun, Texas on Tuesday, November 5th, 2019 at 8:00 AM
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November Festivals in Austin, TX

Austin, TX, is a very lively city with events and festivals for people with a variety of interests. Austin has plenty of festivals that will immerse your taste buds and keep you occupied. So, what’s going on in Austin this month? Let’s dive into the festivals in the great city of Austin this November! Read the rest of this entry »

Where can I get a work truck for cheap in Austin, TX?

By Product Expert | Posted in Finance, Texas, Trucks, Used Cars on Monday, October 28th, 2019 at 5:00 AM
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Third Coast Auto has a Huge Selection of Cheap Trucks in Austin, TX

Work vehicles get beat up. It’s inevitable. Eventually they get so beat up that they can barely continue to serve their purpose. Good news. You don’t have to keep your truck that’s falling apart just because a replacement would be too expensive.

You can get a work truck for cheap in Austin, TX from Third Coast Auto. Read the rest of this entry »

What are the best pubs in Austin, Texas?

By Product Expert | Posted in Community, FAQs, Just for Fun, Texas on Monday, October 21st, 2019 at 5:00 AM
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The Best Pubs in Austin, TX

A good pub is a treasure. The inexpensive comfort food, the perfect beer selection, and the laid-back atmosphere all combine into something greater than the sum of its parts. Austin is a big city, and it can be hard to know where all the best spots are. So, we decided to do the research for you and figure out which pubs the locals think are the best.

Here are the best pubs in Austin, TX. Read the rest of this entry »

Will Toyota bring back the FJ Cruiser?

By Product Expert | Posted in FAQs, Toyota on Wednesday, October 16th, 2019 at 3:33 PM
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Back in 2014, the acclaimed Toyota FJ Cruiser was given one final special edition and then discontinued, an action that struck straight to the heart of its often-fervent fanbase. This rugged, off-road oriented small SUV paid homage to the adventurous powers of the famed Toyota Land Cruiser FJ40. It provided its niche market with exactly what they were yearning for (perhaps without even realizing it). And then it was all taken away.

To this day, Toyota execs report getting continuous requests for the return of the FJ Cruiser. There have been many hopeful rumors circulating and fading for years. Is it just wishful thinking? Or will Toyota truly bring back the FJ Cruiser? Read the rest of this entry »

Are car wash tokens universal?

By Product Expert | Posted in FAQs, Tips and Tricks on Friday, October 11th, 2019 at 6:13 PM
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Token Cross Acceptance: Where it works and where it doesn’t

Many car washes these days take tokens instead of actual quarters. While these little trinkets can be kind of fun to have, sometimes you end up with extras for a car wash that you’re not going to be returning to. At times like these, you might be wondering if you can use those same tokens elsewhere. Are car wash tokens universal? Read the rest of this entry »

Where can I buy a used car with working A/C near Austin, Texas?

By Product Expert | Posted in Community, Texas, Used Cars on Sunday, October 6th, 2019 at 5:00 AM
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Third Coast Auto sells used vehicles with working A/C near Austin, TX

If there’s one thing we can all agree on, it’s that Texas gets hot. When you’re car shopping, there’s nothing worse than finding the exact car you want, in the right color, with great mileage, just to find out that the A/C is busted.

We’re here to let you know that at Third Coast Auto, you can buy a used vehicle with working A/C near Austin, Texas. Read the rest of this entry »

What are some Fall 2019 events happening near Austin, Texas?

By Product Expert | Posted in Community, Just for Fun, Texas on Tuesday, October 1st, 2019 at 4:02 PM
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What’s going on this fall near Austin, TX?

Austin is a diverse, bustling city. With such an eclectic group of people, it makes sense that the autumn events list is as long as it is disparate. We’ve sorted through some of the coolest stuff going on this October and November so you don’t have to.

Without further ado, here are some fall 2019 events happening near Austin, Texas. Read the rest of this entry »