When it comes to a car's braking system, it is one of the most important parts of your driving experience, and that is why it should be kept in great condition at all times. After all, your car's braking system is the only thing that is keeping you from smashing into a house, wall, building, and basically anything else that you come face-to-face with every time you take your car out for a ride.
27 February 2018
Concerns over rising oil prices have focused attention on environmentally friendly and fuel-efficient car designs. Surprisingly enough, fuel economy is not the only benefit of driving a hybrid car; you also have massive savings on the cost of brakes and brake repair. Just like any car, hybrids still need a full brake inspection to guarantee a well-maintained vehicle. Brakes are a vital part of your vehicle because they help keep you safe behind the wheel.
4 December 2017
Maintaining insurance is an important part of being a responsible vehicle owner. Insurance doesn't just refer to the policy that covers things like accidents or damage from natural disasters. It's also about making sure that you have measures in place to protect you in case you're locked out of your car, get a flat tire, or happen to run out of gas. Roadside service programs offer coverage for these kinds of incidents, but paying for a membership might seem to be a bit out of your budget.
7 November 2017
Many states require teenagers to complete a driver's education class before they can even take the test to get their driver's license. However, even if you live in a state that doesn't require teens to complete a driver training course before getting a license, you should still consider sending your teen to a driving school like GoldenTech Driving School. After all, teenagers between the ages of 16 and 19 have the highest violation and crash rates when compared to other groups of drivers.
6 October 2016
Your suspension helps you control your vehicle, especially when you need to turn or stop. Suspension systems are often referred to by the parts that make up the whole system, such as struts or shocks. Here are a few signs that your suspension system needs to be upgraded. #1 You Can Feel Every Bump When you drive down the road, you should not be able to feel every little bump and divot that you run over.
11 August 2016
Overheating is a common problem in many cars during hot weather. When a car overheats, there is something wrong with the cooling system that needs to be addressed as soon as possible. If you think that your car may be having an issue with overheating, use the guide below to learn a few common signs of the problem so you can better assess if your car is overheating. Look for a Warning Light
2 August 2016
Most causes of transmission slipping are related to the transmission fluid. For example, transmission slipping can be caused by low fluid levels, burnt fluid, or contaminated fluid. However, this doesn't mean that the fluid is the only suspect if your transmission is slipping. Here are four possible causes of the problem that aren't directly fluid related. Damaged Transmission Bands Transmission bands connect different parts of the transmission system; for example, they connect the different transmission gears together.
13 July 2016
Is there a brief delay before your car finally goes into the correct gear? You must understand that fear problems are related to there being something wrong with the transmission, but it doesn't necessarily mean that the transmission is damaged. Parts in your car that are responsible for helping the transmission function can also be the root of the problem. This article explains a few things that can become problematic for an automatic transmission and cause delayed gear shifting.
15 May 2016
Replacing old or worn brake pads is a simple enough task that many amateur mechanics choose to undertake it on their own. Yet not all of them realize that this is job provides the perfect opportunity to inspect their brake rotors. If you have plans to replace your brake pads soon, and would like to kill two birds with one stone, read on. This article will present an overview of the brake rotor inspection process.
4 May 2016
When the weather begins to heat up, many drivers rely on their vehicle's cooling system to maintain a comfortable temperature while commuting. If your cooling system goes out, you may find yourself forced to drive without access to the cool air you have become accustomed to. Here are three tips you can use to help ensure that your car's cooling system continues to work properly through the summer months. 1. Have your accessory belt inspected regularly.
13 April 2016