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Tips on how to sit and grip the wheel correctly. Also guidelines on how to drive safely at night.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Jan 1972 (v.50#1) pg. 8

How to save gas when you drive. Tips on preparing your car's engine, a look at wheels and lubrication, and economy driving techniques.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Feb 1974 (v.52#2) pg. 12

Is a car pool for you? A look at how well car pooling works, how to form a car pool, and the legal responsibilities of a car pool.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Jun 1974 (v.52#6) pg. 54

How to drive on snow or ice.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Feb 1975 (v.53#2) pg. 42

Safe driving pointers. Get better acquainted with how your car handles and brush up on everyday driving techniques.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS May 1976 (v.54#5) pg. 6

What you need to know when your youngster starts to drive. A look at driver's education, insurance, and buying a first car.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Jun 1976 (v.54#6) pg. 42

Tips on safe driving techniques for the experienced driver.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS May 1977 (v.55#5) pg. 236

How to teach your kids what driver's education can't. Tips on preparing your son or daughter for the school course, how to conduct practice driving sessions, and a summary of common errors new drivers make and tips for correcting them.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Nov 1978 (v.56#11) pg. 62

Driving small cars. A look at some of the adjustments in the way you drive that are necessary when you move to a subcompact.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Apr 1979 (v.57#4) pg. 80

Hints about your car's accessories, condition and your driving habits that may be wasting fuel.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Jun 1979 (v.57#6) pg. 17

Ride-sharing, the pros and cons. Includes suggestions on the formation of a car pool and possible driving and financial arrangements.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS May 1981 (v.59#5) pg. 55

Tips on sharing the road safely with big trucks.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Sep 1981 (v.59#9) pg. 171

How to improve your gas mileage by as much as 15%.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Apr 1990 (v.68#4) pg. 144

Tips from a professional photographer on how to save money on automobile and travel expenses.
CAMERA 35 Apr 1980 (v.25#4) pg. 20

How to cut your gas consumption by 25% without driving less.
FAMILY CIRCLE Jun 26 1979 (v.92#9) pg. 9

Winter car emergency guide. (1) Getting unstuck. (2) Jump-starting. (3) Steering out of skids. (4) An emergency kit. (5) Winter preparation checklist.
FAMILY CIRCLE Jan 4 1983 (v.96#1) pg. 53

How to improve your car's miles-per-gallon through improved driving techniques and simple maintenance.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #152 Mar 1974 (v.24#3) pg. 36

Tip: Use asphalt roofing shingles to help unstick your car from deep snow or icy spots.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #294 Jan 1989 (v.39#1) pg. 88

Tips on getting unstuck from snow, mud, ice, or sand.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #295 Feb 1989 (v.39#2) pg. 86

Tip on using asphalt shingles to unstick a car from snow or ice.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #348 May 1994 (v.44#5) pg. 62

Four-by-four off-road driving. A driving school experience described and tips for off-road driving.
HARROWSMITH COUNTRY LIFE #127 Apr 1996 (v.20) pg. 59

Roadside emergencies. What your family must know to cope with breakdowns.
HOME MECHANIX #717 Jan 1988 (v.84) pg. 68

Winter driving. How to stay out of trouble when driving on ice and snow.
HOME MECHANIX #729 Jan 1989 (v.85) pg. 68

Twelve ways to increase gas mileage. Maintenance tips and driving techniques that will help you squeeze more miles from every gallon.
HOME MECHANIX #755 May 1991 (v.87) pg. 90

Tips for rockhounds that help conserve gasoline.
LAPIDARY JOURNAL Aug 1980 (v.34#5) pg. 1076

How to survive skids, spins and slides.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #471 Aug 1967 (v.63) pg. 58

Tom McCahill tells how to corner in an automobile.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #483 Aug 1968 (v.64) pg. 53

Tips on saving money when traveling by car.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #491 Apr 1969 (v.65) pg. 48

What to do after an auto accident.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #495 Aug 1969 (v.65) pg. 61

Tips on how to handle a car in winter ice and snow conditions.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #500 Jan 1970 (v.66) pg. 63

How to drive and stay alive in fog and rain.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #531 Aug 1972 (v.68) pg. 54

How to drive a motorhome. An interview with a Greyhound driving and safety expert.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #569 Oct 1975 (v.71) pg. 118

The economical way to operate your car. Includes tips on driving for economy, tuning up for economy, repairing instead of buying a new car and how to handle depreciation. A special section presented in cooperation with the Car Care Council.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #576 May 1976 (v.72) pg. 111

How to drive and maintain your car to save gasoline.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #614 Jul 1979 (v.75) pg. 17

How to drive in snow and ice with a front-wheel drive car.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #619 Dec 1979 (v.75) pg. 54

Fifty-six ways to conserve fuel.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #624 May 1980 (v.76) pg. 56

What to do, and not to do, if you have an automobile accident
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #662 Jul 1983 (v.79) pg. 88

Special section. Getting your car through winter. (1) Driving in winter weather. (2) Winter tires. (3) Underbody inspection. (4) Tune-up. (5) Cooling system care.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #666 Nov 1983 (v.79) pg. 64

Safe driving starts in the driver's seat. Tips on adjusting the seat to the driver.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #671 Apr 1984 (v.80) pg. 14

What to do when a child runs in front of your car.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #672 May 1984 (v.80) pg. 26

What to do when an oncoming car is in your lane.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #674 Jun 1984 (v.80) pg. 14

How to avoid a drunk driver.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #675 Jul 1984 (v.80) pg. 20

How to handle a tailgater.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #676 Aug 1984 (v.80) pg. 22

How to handle lane-changing hazards.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #677 Sep 1984 (v.80) pg. 24

Twenty-five fuel-saving tips.
MOTHER EARTH NEWS #61 Jan-Feb 1980 pg. 44

Getting out. Information on getting an off-road vehicle unstuck from soft ground.
MOTHER EARTH NEWS #79 Jan-Feb 1983 pg. 96

Driving tips for turnpike and freeway safety.
POPULAR MECHANICS Aug 1966 (v.126#2) pg. 63

How to drive a car in a snow storm.
POPULAR MECHANICS Feb 1969 (v.131#2) pg. 97

Tips from a trucker. How to protect yourself on the road.
POPULAR MECHANICS May 1969 (v.131#5) pg. 93

What to do if your car goes into the water.
POPULAR MECHANICS Aug 1970 (v.134#2) pg. 92

Ten driving tips that could save your life.
POPULAR MECHANICS Apr 1971 (v.135#4) pg. 69

Techniques for steering your way out of tight driving situations.
POPULAR MECHANICS Jul 1971 (v.136#1) pg. 53

Tips from ice racers on how to control your car on icy winter highways.
POPULAR MECHANICS Dec 1971 (v.136#6) pg. 76

Winter driving tips from Sweden.
POPULAR MECHANICS Dec 1972 (v.138#6) pg. 98

How to hit the backroads and back country in your 4-wheeler in the winter. Extra equipment you should carry and pre-trip maintenance detailed. Also gives tips on how to get through deep snow and on how to get unstuck.
POPULAR MECHANICS Dec 1973 (v.140#6) pg. 102

How to stay alive in a small car. Driving and safety tips for drivers of compact cars.
POPULAR MECHANICS Aug 1975 (v.144#2) pg. 39

Ten tips to help your winter driving.
POPULAR MECHANICS Nov 1975 (v.144#5) pg. 74

Tips on avoiding accidents like hitting a child darting into your path, or recovering from such events like running off the road, skidding, encountering an obstacle, etc.
POPULAR MECHANICS Feb 1976 (v.145#2) pg. 67

Vacation driving tips from a 24-hour race driver.
POPULAR MECHANICS Aug 1976 (v.146#2) pg. 84

What to carry in your car to help you survive a blizzard if you become snowbound in your car.
POPULAR MECHANICS Dec 1976 (v.146#6) pg. 82

How to beat the odds when you drive at night. Tips on safer night time driving.
POPULAR MECHANICS Mar 1977 (v.147#3) pg. 75

How to drive on ice even when its too slippery to walk.
POPULAR MECHANICS Nov 1977 (v.148#5) pg. 92

How to drive in snow. Tips on keeping your car under control and getting un-stuck from deep snow.
POPULAR MECHANICS Dec 1977 (v.148#6) pg. 82

Tips for twilight driving. A look at the dangers of driving during twilight hours and a list of safety precautions for a driver to take.
POPULAR MECHANICS Mar 1979 (v.151#3) pg. 117

How to survive if your caught in a burning car, trapped by a fallen power line or in a car that has just plunged into deep water.
POPULAR MECHANICS Oct 1979 (v.152#4) pg. 107

How to drive safely in snow.
POPULAR MECHANICS Dec 1979 (v.152#6) pg. 87

Driving for economy: How you can achieve maximum miles-per-gallon. Tips include the use of a vacuum gauge to monitor engine performance.
POPULAR MECHANICS Mar 1980 (v.153#3) pg. 109

Seven major causes of highway accidents and how to avoid them.
POPULAR MECHANICS Nov 1980 (v.154#5) pg. 87

How to stay alive if your car or snowmobile breaks through the ice. Includes 20 things to remember when driving on ice.
POPULAR MECHANICS Dec 1983 (v.160#6) pg. 88

How to improve your driving vision.
POPULAR MECHANICS Aug 1984 (v.161#8) pg. 134

Tread lightly. Advice on responsible off-road travel using 4x4s, motorcycles, mountain bikes, snowmobiles, and ATVs.
POPULAR MECHANICS Mar 1991 (v.168#3) pg. 76, 82, 85, 86, 90

The fine art of fast driving.
POPULAR SCIENCE Aug 1963 (v.183#2) pg. 60

Six driving crises and how to handle them.
POPULAR SCIENCE Sep 1964 (v.185#3) pg. 43

How you can be an expert night driver.
POPULAR SCIENCE Mar 1967 (v.190#3) pg. 82

Tips on being an expert winter driver in snow and ice.
POPULAR SCIENCE Dec 1968 (v.193#6) pg. 52

How to travel safely in the wilds. How to get ready and what to take with you when you go far off the road in a recreational vehicle or camper.
POPULAR SCIENCE Jul 1970 (v.197#1) pg. 82

Tips on recovering from a tailskid.
POPULAR SCIENCE Feb 1971 (v.198#2) pg. 38

Tips on safer passing of other cars on two lane roads.
POPULAR SCIENCE Feb 1971 (v.198#2) pg. 114

How you can drive a small car safely.
POPULAR SCIENCE Jul 1971 (v.199#1) pg. 90

Professional drivers learn to skid on ice.
POPULAR SCIENCE Nov 1971 (v.199#5) pg. 65

Driving tips from GM's advanced driving course. How to cope with trouble when you're already in it.
POPULAR SCIENCE Jul 1972 (v.201#1) pg. 50

How to teach your wife to drive.
SCIENCE & MECHANICS Mar 1970 (v.41#3) pg. 77

Tips from the Swedish on safer winter driving.
SCIENCE & MECHANICS Nov 1971 (v.42#11) pg. 50

What to do if you're in an auto accident.
SCIENCE & MECHANICS Sep 1972 (v.43#9) pg. 56

Tips to improve your gas mileage.
SCIENCE & MECHANICS Dec 1972 (v.43#12) pg. 85

Ten ways to save gasoline.
SCIENCE & MECHANICS Spring 1980 pg. 49

Emergency braking in an automobile. How to apply the brakes to make the shortest or safest stop.
SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN Feb 1989 (v.260#2) pg. 104

How to turn teenagers into good drivers.
WOMAN'S DAY Oct 23 1978 (v.42#2) pg. 45