Trucks

2009 Toyota Tacoma Review

05.28.09 | Permalink | Comment?

I grew up in the Midwest where every pickup truck on the road was either Ford or Chevy. You’d occasionally see one of those tiny little Toyota trucks from the late Eighties or early Nineties, but Toyota was not a contender. After moving to Washington, I started seeing Toyota Tacoma’s everywhere on the Washington peninsula, [...]

Cars

8 Passenger Cars Vans and SUVs

05.22.09 | Permalink | Comment?

When we get together with my brother’s family, we need eight seats to fit everyone in one car. While that doesn’t happen often, finding an 8-passenger car or van is harder than it looks. Most vehicles, like the Toyota Highlander and most minivans max out at 7 passengers. Getting everyone in the same car, while [...]

eBay Motors

How to Turn Off eBay Motors Favorite Search Messages

06.26.07 | Permalink | Comment?

If you signed up for a favorite search to watch for the perfect car on eBay Motors, but no longer need the messages, you can turn off the search in your My eBay preferences. After signing in to eBay go to your My eBay home. In the left hand list of links, look for All [...]

eBay Motors

How to Create an eBay Motors Saved Search

06.26.07 | Permalink | 1 Comment

How to Create an eBay Motors Saved Search One of the keys to finding the car you want on eBay Motors is patience. If you’re looking for the perfect car, you need to be willing to wait for it. You could visit eBay Motors every day and perform the same search until the car you [...]

eBay Motors

What to Bring When Picking up an eBay Motors Car

04.18.07 | Permalink | Comment?

I’ve been involved with two eBay Motors car purchases. Both of the cars purchased via eBay Motors had quirks I wasn’t quite prepared for. The first purchase was for a reasonably new Chevy Suburban. The second for a much older Nissan 240SX I’m in the process of restoring. The actual buying process went smoothly in [...]