Is that foul odor a sign my air conditioning is dying? Does that piercing squeal mean it’s time for new brakes? How much will these repairs cost? No idea? No problem. Today DriverSide unveiled its Diagnostic Tool, the first-of-its-kind online diagnostic tool that helps the average car owner identify and solve common car ailments. Whether it’s an easy self service fix or a matter for a mechanic, DriverSide will provide a step-by-step approach to solve any problem. Here is how it works:
The Diagnostic Tool is the latest in DriverSide’s toolbox of valuable features for car owners. The most popular features include:
All of DriverSide’s features are designed to help car owners easily maintain their vehicle, at a minimal cost.
Recognized by CNET as the best site to use to maintain your vehicle, DriverSide.com is the first Web site specifically designed for automobile owners. DriverSide allows consumers to save money on servicing and maintenance costs as well as buy and sell automobiles. DriverSide’s in-house editorial staff offers useful advice on how to own and operate a vehicle as well as new and used auto reviews
. The site’s community features allow consumers to participate in forums, meet other owners of a particular vehicle, share knowledge, and post reviews on mechanics and dealers..
DriverSide was founded in fall 2007 by Internet Entrepreneurs Trevor Traina, Adam Jackson, and Jad Dunning. The company is funded by Catamount Ventures and Allegis Capital. For more information, go to www.driverside.com
According to a DriverSide.com/Kelton Research February 2009 survey of 893 national representative car owners, 18 or over
According to a DriverSide.com/Kelton Research July 2009 survey of 845 national representative car owners, 18 or over
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