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Automotive Gadgets

Automotive gadgets are perfect for people who spend a lot of time in their automotible. Automotive gadgets range from bluetooth devices to solar-powered battery chargers. Check out these great automotive gadgets at HowStuffWorks.

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Do car GPS devices cause accidents?

Turn left, now. If you weren't paying attention, that helpful command from your GPS device's faulty navigation might route you right into a lake, down a dead-end road or into oncoming traffic. GPS isn't the infallible autopilot some would take it to


Wearable Alcohol Sensor Could Text You if You're Too Drunk

Soon we might rely on flexible wearable monitors to replace breathalyzers and analyze sweat, notifying us if we've had one too many — or are near the limit. See more »

What's the best way to play my iPod in the car?

The iPod and other MP3 players are great for taking your music with you, but using headphones in the car is illegal. What's the best solution? See more »

You can easily install many of these gadgets, no matter what your skill level, which enable you to monitor your vehicle's (and your own) performance and ensure you're getting the maximum efficiency out of every mile. Learn more about the top 5 green automotive gadgets to help you save gas and money. See more »

How the iBreath Alcohol Breathalyzer Works

If you're over the legal blood alcohol content, it's illegal to drive your car, not to mention unsafe. Is there an easy way to find out your blood alcohol level? See more »

How the Ego Flash Works

Cell phone calls while you're driving can be dangerous. But what happens when you absolutely must make or accept a call when you're behind the wheel? See more »

Car Gadget Pictures

Take a look at these car gadget pictures and see some of the cutting edge technology available for your car. Check out our car gadget pictures. See more »

How the Iqua VizorSUN Works

Eco-friendly people are looking to solar energy to power devices like the Iqua VizorSUN, which combines solar power and Bluetooth technology. See more »

Top 5 Car GPS Devices

It wasn't long ago when global positioning system (GPS) devices were found only in the hands of the wealthy. Now it seems like everyone has one. But which car GPS device is right for you? See more »

Can other people unlock my car door with their remote?

Keyless entry systems have become standard equipment on most new cars and trucks. But if these systems are so common, is it possible for someone other than you to remotely open your car door? See more »

5 Best Options for Playing a CD in Your Car if You Only Have a Cassette Tape Player

You're ready to hit the open road and you want to take some tunes along with you. But what happens if you have a stack of CDs, yet your car only has a cassette deck? See more »