Spring Vehicle Maintenance

Spring has arrived! Along with every other seasonal change, there are a few areas of your vehicle you should check so that you can safely hit the road to anywhere you want to go. Certain parts of your car should be inspected as the warm weather arrives to make sure that everything is in tiptop […]

By |April 8th, 2016|Categories: Vehicle Repairs|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Troubleshooting Alternator Issues

The alternator is the part of your vehicle’s electrical system responsible for powering your car’s accessories, such as headlights
, gauges, radio, and even electro-hydraulic lifts on snow plows. It converts the mechanical energy produced from the engine into electrical current for these devices, and also recharges the battery while you are driving. A faulty alternator […]

By |October 30th, 2015|Categories: Vehicle Repairs|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Troubleshooting Battery Issues

When you count on your vehicle for daily transportation, it can be a big hassle when the battery dies and your car won’t start up one morning out of the blue. There are a few warning signs than can give you a heads up about a bad battery before you run into bigger issues.

If you […]

By |October 23rd, 2015|Categories: Vehicle Repairs|Tags: , |0 Comments

Summer, Winter, and All-Season Tires

Some tires are produced for use during particular weather. It may be necessary to switch out your tires with seasonal changes in some areas, depending on the climate and what kind of terrain you will be driving on. These are some of the basic differences between summer, winter, and all-season tires to consider when deciding […]

By |October 12th, 2015|Categories: Vehicle Repairs|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Troubleshooting Issues with Your Suspension

What is a suspension?

Have you ever thought about just how many bumps and curves you drive over every single day? Probably not, since your vehicle’s suspension absorbs most of the shock of these irregularities while still maintaining steady contact with the roadway. This allows you to steer, brake, and accelerate with little effort, and no […]

By |August 12th, 2015|Categories: Vehicle Repairs|Tags: , |0 Comments

HVAC Issues in the Summertime

Without the heating and air conditioning systems in vehicles, driving in extreme temperatures would be almost unbearable. We can sometimes take for granted the heat that keeps us warm in the winter months, and the cool air that refreshes in the summer time.

The air conditioning system in your car is comprised of a compressor, condenser, […]

By |August 7th, 2015|Categories: Vehicle Repairs|Tags: , |0 Comments

AC Issues and Troubleshooting

Driving around on a hot day in a car without a working air conditioner can be uncomfortable and even dangerous in extreme heat. Diagnosing the reason that your air conditioning isn’t working will help you determine whether the problem is one that you can fix yourself or if you need to take it to a […]

By |May 18th, 2015|Categories: Vehicle Repairs|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Seasonal Transition Coolant System Prep

Most car owners tend wait to top off their coolant levels until it’s too late and time to change the whole system. It seems to be more than just a quick trip to the auto parts store; however, how do you know which antifreeze to get? Which color? The stores now carry more than just green, […]

Transmission Troubleshooting

When purchasing a vehicle, it’s safe to assume that it will eventually require some maintenance down the road, whether it’s the tires, yearly inspections, or some not so simple repairs to the transmission. Although the most important thing a car owner can do is read the manual, some of these tips and tricks can provide […]

Why Antifreeze is Important, Even in the Winter

We’ve said this before and can say it all over again, it is extremely important to make sure your car is running in pristine condition in the winter. Antifreeze, which consists of a mixture of glycol and water, is important to have in your car year round, and is especially important for the winter season. […]

By |December 12th, 2014|Categories: Vehicle Repairs|Tags: , , |0 Comments