With the wide proliferation of automatic starters for cars and trucks, many Americans are convinced that it is good for your car to warm the engine before driving in winter. The truth is the opposite. While once upon a time, before fuel-injected engines, this was the way to go. The older carburetors required idling time to warm up so the car would run smoothly. Modern fuel injection ended the need for this practice back in the 1980s and 1990s.

Is Idling Bad for Your Car?

The sad reality is that idling in winter may make your car’s interior more comfortable and allow you to defrost your windows before setting off, but it isn’t exactly good for your car, your wallet, or the planet. Here’s what you need to know about idling in winter.

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Today, over 5.7 million individuals have been impacted by Alzheimer’s and presently there are more than 16.1 million caregivers to Alzheimer’s patients in the U.S., based on recent statistics by the Alzheimer’s Association.  National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness and National Family Caregivers Month happens annually in November. That month is dedicated to the awareness of the disease and to honor the caregivers who are there for people with Alzheimer’s, and more.

But the awareness goes beyond the month of November. Some ways that you can become involved with the cause during the year include.

  1. Prepare for Future Challenges

The more you learn about this disease and how it progresses over the years, the more you’ll understand about it and the better able you’ll be able to:

  • Reduce your frustration
  • Prepare for challenges in the future
  • Foster reasonable expectations

For instance, during the early stages of your loved one’s Alzheimer’s, you can support their self-care and independence, but their physical and cognitive regression will mean they’ll ultimately need 24-hour care. While it might be difficult to contemplate such a hard outlook, the sooner you establish some plans, the more you can involve your loved one in the decision-making process.

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The number of industries that use fleet management software is staggering. Many business owners believe they have no need to use this kind of technology to improve efficiency, boost profits, and even to increase customer satisfaction.

These are just some of the industries that use fleet management systems, like the fleet tracker OBD, today.

Roadside Assistance Crews

Of course, this can be a catchall term that involves several other types of crews on the roads today such as:

  • Highway repair crews
  • Snow removal service crews
  • Towing services
  • Pothole repair crews

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