Automotive Archive

Review of the Guta RV Tire Pressure Monitoring System

Nowadays, just about every vehicle on the road has a tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS). They’re actually mandatory on modern vehicles, so they will soon be ubiquitous. A TPMS is exactly what it sounds like; a system for monitoring your tire pressure. When your tires are underinflated – or, less commonly, overinflated – the TPMS sends you a warning. This is the yellow tire pressure …

Guide to the Best Apple CarPlay Wireless Adapter in 2021

If you’re an Apple user, you’re probably a fan of multiple connected devices. Indeed, their convenient ecosystem is one thing that makes iPhones so popular. You can use them seamlessly with your MacBook, or control your other devices with Siri. But all too often, this convenience has ended where the Apple ecosystem begins. For instance, cars use their own on-board circuitry for GPS, radio controls, …

Review of the INNOVA CarScan Advisor 5210 Code Scanner

The “Check Engine” light has to be one of the most infuriating inventions of all time. Like an “undefined error” in a computer program it tells you just enough to worry without saying anything useful. Some Check Engine light issues are urgent, and should be addressed immediately. More often than not, the culprit is a faulty O2 sensor or some other nonsense. But when the …