Car & Driving Tips

Experts share advice on all things related to your car: from how and when to buy or lease a new or used car to how to manage car repairs and scheduled maintenance. Stay updated on car seat laws, learn the basics like how to change a tire, and get practical tips for driving safely and smartly.

How to Navigate California DMV Services During Covid-19

Discover which tasks may be completed online, in-person, or at your local AAA branch.

11 Simple Steps to Prepare Your Car for Winter

These simple steps can save you time and money this winter. 

How to Buy the Right Car for Senior Drivers

Choose the best vehicle and set it up to fit your needs.

When to be Concerned About a Senior Driver

Sometimes the warning signs can be subtle—here's how to recognize them.

How to Handle Unexpected Situations on the Road

Be prepared for anything on the road by expecting the unexpected.

How to Prepare for a Drive

Get in the habit of a thorough pre-drive routine.

How to Talk to Seniors About Driving

Tools for having difficult, but essential, conversations.

What Seniors and Their Families Need to Know About Driving and Dementia

If you frequently notice these warning signs, it may be time to stop driving.

How Senior Drivers Can Be Safer on the Road

Learn to recognize and adjust for slower reaction times and decreased flexibility as you age.

How Aging Eyesight Can Affect Driving

Common vision problems can make it harder to drive as you age, especially at night.

What Senior Drivers Need to Know About Hearing Loss

Hearing loss can cause unforeseen challenges on the road.

These Medications Can Dangerously Affect Driving

Knowing your state's laws and the side effects of your medications is essential for senior drivers.