About Audra Fordin

Master mechanic, automotive expert and teacher, Audra Fordin is the author of End Auto Anxiety, CEO of Women Auto Know, and the 4th generation owner of Great Bear Auto Repair and Auto Body Shop in Flushing, NY. Her advice has been shared on Good Morning America, Motor Week, Rachel Ray and more. You can find Audra at http://WomenAutoKnow.com.

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Audra Fordin Easy Car Care
April 28, 2023
It’s not that had to make expensive emergency repairs a thing of the past. Audra Fordin shares easy car care tips–and some reading suggestions!
A Girls Guide To Cars | Do You Really Need Premium Gas? Here'S How To Know - Sbcfuelfeature
May 10, 2022
Premium vs regular gas, which one do you really need? Mechanic Audra Fordin explains the difference and shows us how to know what our cars need.
Spring Cleaning Tips For Your Car
In celebration of spring, let's give your car a makeover. Photo: Nicholas_T, Flickr
February 20, 2022
Winter is the worst. Your car gets covered in salt, which can mess up its paint job. Don’t want that? Follow these simple spring cleaning tips for your car.
Be Ready For Winter With These Winter Car Tips
Winter and cars.
December 4, 2021
The old days of warming up your car in winter are over.  Here’s why.
A Girls Guide To Cars | 5 Driving Mistakes Most Moms Make And How You Can Avoid Them - Sbclipstickdrivingfeature
August 19, 2021
Multitasking behind the wheel is dangerous. Here are 5 driving mistakes most moms make and some ideas to help you avoid them.
Lady Gaga
Lady Gaga posing by her classic Lincoln Continental. Photo: Facebook
December 2, 2016
You just know it when it’s right. But how can you tell when it’s not? Our tips will help you find that perfect car, and avoid settling for Mr. Wrong.
Oil Change
September 19, 2016
Don’t get flustered when asked “synthetic or conventional?” The answer is easy. Here’s our primer to not getting ripped off or making a costly mistake.
A Girls Guide To Cars | Need New Tires? What You Should Know About Choosing The Right Tires For You - Sbcaudratires
Like it or not, tires are a must have
September 13, 2016
No one gets excited about buying new tires, but even so, it’s important to know how to choose the right tires for you beyond the price.
Tire Code
July 22, 2016
Ever wonder what all those numbers mean on your tire code? We break it down for you here. You’ll be able to wow the mechanic next time you shop for tires!
Sleep Driver
Get some sleep to stay safe on the road. Photo: Unsplash
June 11, 2016
If you’ve ever drifted out of your lane while driving, you are not alone. See how the new lane departure warning systems and lane keeping assist work.