2021 Jeep Wrangler 4xe Driving Impressions; Chevrolet Bolt Battery Fire Danger | Talking Cars #317


This week we talk about Jeep’s plug-in hybrid version of the Wrangler, the 2021 Jeep Wrangler 4xe, and share our driving impressions, as well as what it is like to go off-road on pure electric power. We also discuss the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s recall of the 2017 – 2019 Chevrolet Bolt due to the potential of a battery fire, and what you need to know if you own one. Other topics include: whether a Nissan Leaf is a good first car for a teen driver; why you need to be sure your tires aren’t inside out when you have them mounted by a professional; if engine braking can damage a vehicle’s transmission; and we choose our favorite SUVs that could become classics in the future.



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SHOW NOTES
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00:00 – Introduction
00:29 – Chevrolet Bolt EV Recall
03:37 – 2022 Jeep Wrangler 4xe First Impressions
16:18 – Future SUV Classics
22:43 – Question #1: Are soap and water okay to wash your car?
26:08 – Question #2: Why is it important to make sure your tires aren’t inside out 29:19 – Question #3: Does engine braking take a toll on your vehicle’s transmission?
32:45 – Question #4: Is a Nissan Leaf a good used car for a new teen driver?


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Chevrolet Bolt EVs Should Be Parked Outdoors Due to Fire Risk, Government Agency Warns
https://www.consumerreports.org/car-recalls-defects/chevrolet-bolt-evs-should-be-parked-outdoors-fire-risk-a9383743446/

Bolt EV Recall
https://my.chevrolet.com/how-to-support/safety/boltevrecall

Automakers Are Adding Electric Vehicles to Their Lineups. Here’s What’s Coming.
https://www.consumerreports.org/hybrids-evs/why-electric-cars-may-soon-flood-the-us-market/

Top Car-Washing Strategies
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HHeAomlE5F4

How to Wash Your Car
https://www.consumerreports.org/car-repair-maintenance/how-to-wash-your-car/

Nissan Leaf review
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E70dfFK0HPI

Toyota Prius Road Test
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SqWOcQryEUc

How well does the Toyota Prius hold up
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8DRQEusvNis

Guide to Car Safety
https://www.consumerreports.org/cars-guide-to-car-safety/

Coronavirus Resource Hub
https://www.consumerreports.org/coronavirus/coronavirus-covid-19-updates/



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Finding Kids ATV for Sale on the Internet

With the raising popularity of ATV nowadays, it’s not unusual that the Net is flooded with makers and also resellers using instead low-cost and budget friendly kids ATV to buy on the net. While some internet sites use children ATV specifically, a few of them supply mix of grown-up and youngsters ATV available too from the very same internet site, which makes it instead convenient for consumers.

Youths Need More ATV Parts Than Adult ATV Riders

While ATV riding is an incredibly enjoyable and also electrifying and sport, it can be hazardous for young people too. Therefore, it’s not surprising that young people may require more ATV components substitutes than adults. Technically, they are simply not as mindful as grownups and for that reason, there are a lot more tiny errors that could verify to be pricey. To ensure that you do not wind up altering ATV parts for young people every other week, you can either send them for ATV riding training or you could in fact instruct them how to look after their ATVs appropriately. Understanding exactly how to look after and use their ATVs appropriately is the initial step you ought to take to save money on Youth ATV parts.

ATV Enclosures and Polycarbonate Windshield Technologies

The world of ATVs is relocating very swiftly in the service industry. This is because ATVs can make wonderful lorries for navigating a huge firm or commercial facility. Likewise they make great safety vehicles. Due to this reality there are numerous needs of these firms for these ATVs.

All ATVs are Not Equal

There are ATVs, which are used as work equines and can lug great deals of weight with superb low-end lantern. They are absolutely fantastic machines and can go places various other tools would certainly not desire for going and solid as an Ox. Then there are ATV Racing toys, which are so light-weight you would certainly promise they can fly. The sportsters pay added for these high-tech devices and frequently do try to fly. They are light, quick and supply the ultimate in ability to move as well.

ATV Clubs are Fun and Exhilarating!

For those that love to do it on all fours possibly you should join an ATV All Surface Car Club. Why? Well they have cool tasks and also these folks absolutely collaborated in a typical reason and they know all the most effective trails and also puts to cruise ship near you.

ATV Accidents Up 300% in 5-years

All-terrain lorry mishaps are up 300% in the last 5 years alone. Of program sales are up 500% and this indicates that some individuals who generally drive bikes are currently getting ATVs instead. ATVs are generally much safer than motorbikes as well as individuals are wounded much less. Nevertheless the all-terrain automobile mishap prices are rather surprising as well as have raised guideline and also lots of regions and states.

ATV Frames to Get Lighter

Manufacturers of ATVs or all-terrain automobiles are currently obtaining even more imaginative with the kinds of materials they use for the frame and body of these severe playthings. The expense of titanium is instead pricey and also some 10 rate bicycle structures cost upwards of $8,000 as a result of the enhancing price of titanium most of which is attributed to the aerospace defense specialist sector

ATV Workhorse Vehicles Considered

Lots of people like ATVs and any person can delight in cruising around off-road on an ATV. However have you ever before took into consideration the ideal style for business usages? Sure we understand farmers use them, yet what regarding all the various other uses as well for these ideal workhorses.

THE UPS and DOWNS of ATVs

ATVs are fantastic fun for youngsters and also grownups. But prior to you leap on for a ride on the trail, take time to inform on your own as well as your family about the correct use of the maker. Property rights of landowners, feasible damages to the setting and also individual safety and security issues ought to not be placed on the back burner.

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