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How Rearview Cameras Work

Rearview cameras are like having eyes in the back of your head. Learn how rearview cameras show you what's happening outside your car. See more »

How Adaptive Headlights Work

Adaptive headlights can give you a better view of the road, especially while driving at night. Learn about the ways adaptive headlights light up the road. See more »

How Ford Sync Works

Ford Sync enables cell phones and MP3 players to stay connected in your car with the touch of a button. Learn about this new technology. See more »

How Radar Detectors Work

If you have a lead foot, you may have invested in a radar detector. Find out how these devices pick up police radar and lidar and learn what a jamming signal does. See more »

How OnStar Works

OnStar gives you quick help in an emergency. Find out about telematics, the technology behind OnStar, OnStar services and the controversy around OnStar. See more »

How E-ZPass Works

Ever wonder how those other drivers just zip on through the toll booths? Learn how E-ZPass tracks moving cars and collects toll fares. See more »

How Car Alarms Work

Car alarms have become increasingly sophisticated in warding off potential thieves. Learn about car alarms and about different car alarm systems. See more »