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How a Weather Catastrophe Impacts the Automotive Industry

The recent storms in Houston, Texas and the surrounding cities have devastated the area. Here at Auto Influence, we’re focused on providing our readers with relevant, current auto news and advice. While the following article has a bit of an unconventional perspective on the disaster, it isn’t meant to de-emphasize the devastation that has occurred. […]

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Five Steps to Help Remedy a Bad Car Loan

If you thought it was stressful securing a bad credit loan, imagine the uneasiness if you find yourself stuck with a not so advantageous deal. Often times, this means that consumers are unable to afford their monthly payments, leading to the loss of their car and negative effects on their credit score. However, the worst […]

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Four Shortsighted Opinions on the BHPH Industry

If you’re currently struggling with a poor credit score, you might find that it’s rather difficult securing financing on a vehicle. Few financial institutions (including banks or credit unions) are willing to take the risk. As a result, you’re forced to settle for a buy here-pay here dealership, which most customers aren’t willing to do. […]

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13 Used Cars For Today’s Drivers

When looking for used cars, drivers have to be conscious of the drastic changes facing the used car market. While many of these are driven by the continued evolution of eCommerce platforms intended for the buying and selling of cars, some of the primary influences might be things that you’ve given fairly little thought to. […]

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Car Owners Explain Why You Should Never Opt for Aftermarket Parts

We’ve all been in that situation: a pricey aspect of your vehicle fails, forcing you to replace it. You’ll presumably research the GM parts (or any other applicable manufacturer) and find that these specific add-ons are rather pricey. You’ll subsequently come across some aftermarket parts that are considerably less expensive. However, does the fleeting financial […]

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Know Your (Vehicle’s) Worth

Raise your hand if you’ve ever purchased a vehicle, offering a trade-in vehicle to reduce the overall expense. If you have, you’re far from being ‘all alone’. In fact, it is estimated that a minimum of 47% of car buyers utilize a trade-in towards the purchase of a new vehicle. And while there are few […]

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Are There Any Jeep Modifications That Should Be Avoided?

Are you thinking of modifying your Jeep? That’s an excellent idea! While the brand’s vehicles are already plenty competent and capable, we don’t blame owners for seeking that extra edge from their SUV. Modifications can unlock a number of performance capabilities, especially when it comes to off-roading. However, if you’re a bit inexperienced with the […]

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Cars You Can Find For a Steal (See What We Did There?)

So you’re in, or around, Denver and are looking for a used car. Once you’ve tackled the decision not to follow the masses and default to a Subaru Outback, Toyota Camry or Chevy Silverado you’re halfway there. But this is where the real search begins. When looking for Used Cars in Denver drivers are likely […]

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Five 2018 Ford F-150 Features That Will Make You Go “Ooo”

This might sound a bit silly, but we’re sure you’re familiar with the sentiment. If you’ve ever purchased a new vehicle before, we’re sure you’ve come across a number of amenities that pop out and make you go “ooo.” Whether it be technological features, performance specs, or color options, there’s always at least one attribute […]

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He Who Considered a Kia

Check your phone, or watch. Grab your pen. Mark your calendar. Why? Because I’m about to say something I never thought I’d say, and may never say again. “I’m excited about a KIA.” There. I have to say it…summoning up the willpower to utter those four words (especially in a public forum) rank right up […]