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Vehicle Maintenance Guide: What Is That New Noise Trying to Tell You?

As you get into your car and turn the key, you are suddenly startled by the loud screeching sound coming from the engine. What could it be? Strange noises emanating from your car are usually indicative of some kind of problem. Unusual sounds coming from your car might be something minor, but if not examined […]

Did You Know That Oil Is Your Vehicle’s Lifeblood?

Perhaps in the past, you’ve heard auto mechanics comparing engine oil to blood? Just as your heart helps pump oxygen-rich red blood cells through your circulatory system, your vehicle’s hot engine allows lubricating oil to pass through the automotive oil filter. This fluid material then coats important mechanical components inside the engine, including the crankshaft, […]

Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Neglect Your Regular Car Maintenance

Taking the time to maintain and care for your car may seem like an unnecessary cost or burden that can be easy to overlook. However, when it comes to your daily routine, the health of your car is nearly as important as your own, and should be treated accordingly. So in case you’re wondering why […]

Is Your Car Ready For The Freezing Weather?

As fall starts to turn towards winter, most of the country is preparing to face winter storms and cold conditions that will last until spring. While winter-prepping your car can seem like a tall task, there are five basic steps that will help make sure that both you and your car are ready for whatever […]

Everything You Need to Know About Fuses

Ever wonder where the term “short fuse” comes from? Well, you aren’t the only one. But, in the automotive dictionary, it could mean several different things. It could refer to an AGA, GMA, or ATM-style fuse. Kind of confusing, sure, but automobile fuses don’t have to be mind-boggling. You’ll find the fuses in your vehicle’s […]