Guide on how to choose quality auto replacement parts

Everyone wants to have the best car. However, little attention is often given to how accessible, high-quality spare parts are. When using your car, some parts will wear and tear. Therefore, you will need to replace them for your car to remain in better condition. With so many options available in the market, selecting the…

Keeping your car healthy through brake bleeding

Think of brake bleeding as a way to flush toxins out of your car – just like the human body, vehicles go through a lot of punishment, especially during the winter when driving conditions worsen along with the temperature. If your car’s brakes feel squishy or spongy whenever you press them, it’s very likely that…

Car maintenance tips for Winter

Winter can cause extra wear and tear and cause damage to your vehicle. Here are a few tips to protect your car during the winter: Use winter tires instead of regular tires. If the temperatures where you live stay below 45 degrees in the winter, then you should consider putting winter tires on your vehicle.…

What the color of oil tells you

Have you lost track of when the oil in your car was last changed? Don’t worry. It is easy to determine when oil changes are required just by looking at the clarity. Checking the color of your oil might save you from serious maintenance of your vehicle down the road. When you pull the dipstick…

Common reasons why your car won’t start

When your car doesn’t start, it is extremely frustrating, not to mention inconvenient. Below are some common reasons to help identify why your car won’t start. Dead battery The car battery powers the car and its electrical components. If your car battery is dead, then you won’t be able to start the car or use…

Signs your car needs an immediate brake service

Since brakes are one of the most crucial safety components of your car, being able to identify symptoms of brake failure will help you avoid costly breakdowns and repairs. Let’s take a look at some of the warning signs below. Less effective brakes: Do you have to press down further than normal on your brake…

What are the problems with over-inflated tires?

If your tires are not correctly inflated, then serious problems can arise. An over-inflated tire is stiffer and more rigid than it should be. The amount of rubber which comes into contact with the road surface is reduced. This lessens your level of control over your vehicle, and tires are more likely to be damaged…

What is ASE certified?

This is a question that’s occasionally asked when ASE certified technicians are mentioned. ASE is the National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence. It’s a non-profit, and in a couple of years, will be getting ready to celebrate its half-century. It works tirelessly to test and certify automotive professionals, thus helping to improve the standards of…

Is your A/C not blowing cold air?

It’s the summertime and there’s nothing worse than getting in your car, only to find out your A/C isn’t cooling your car properly. One of the main reasons for this issue is your system having a slow leak. This happens when the o-rings, which seal the components, start to become worn out, which allows for…
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