The Difference In Oil Types
Getting a new (or used) vehicle is always exciting! A lot of people think about what rims they want to upgrade to, what essentials they’ll keep in the center counsel, and also if they want to decorate. These are the most entertaining topics to explore, but there are other things you need to consider ifRead More
How Long Do Brake Pads Last?
Having a car that moves is great. Having a car that can stop after moving is much better. A common question we hear is “how long do brakes last?”. What they are typically asking is “how long do brake pads last”. That is because brake pads do not last nearly as long as brake rotors.Read More
Difference Between Diesel and Gasoline
Most cars on the road today use diesel or gasoline. In fact, there are over 1 billion registered vehicles on the planet with only 1 million (.1%) being electric. That means there are a lot of cars, trucks, RVs, motorhomes, and motorcycles out there running on either gasoline or diesel. But with all these vehiclesRead More
When to Replace Transmission Fluid
Transmission fluid is a necessary component of any car. It is used as a lubricant, hydraulic, and sometimes even coolant for your car’s engine. Over time, you will need to replace the transmission fluid in your car to keep things running smoothly. But how do you know how often to change transmission fluid? How OftenRead More
Why is My Gas Gauge Broken?
At its most basic, a fuel gauge is a handy indicator telling you how much gas or diesel you have in your vehicle and how long you can drive until you need more. It’s a car feature we tend to take for granted until we have a broken gas gauge. Have you been there? YouRead More
What is Limp Mode on a Car?
Imagine driving through a mountain pass with your family and you see the dreaded “check engine light” appear on the dashboard. Even worse, the vehicle downshifts and limits you to maybe 45 mph max. Thoughts of safety and finances both come flashing into your mind as you try to pull over to the side ofRead More
Why Is My Steering Wheel Hard to Turn
Having a car steering wheel that’s hard to turn can be both frustrating and scary. Imagine being on the freeway and no longer being able to guide your vehicle in the right direction. Maybe it has happened to you already or someone you know. When you first experience symptoms of a stiff steering wheel, it’sRead More
How Often Should I Service My Imported Car
People frequently ask “how often should you get your imported car serviced?”. Being aware of your car service needs for an import or domestic is an important step for any car owner. Like domestic, import auto care is very similar and many of the same rules apply. There are considerations to make as well asRead More