4 Engine Sounds You Just Can’t Ignore

24 April 2019
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You need to pay attention to the sounds that come from under the hood of your car. You should know how your vehicle sounds, and you should know when you need to be worried about the sounds your vehicle is making. #1: Screeching If your car sounds like metal is scraping against metal, the most likely culprit is your brakes. When your brake pads are thin, there is metal under the pads; when the metal on the brake pads encounters the clamp on your brakes, it can make a really awful noise. Read More 

2 Warning Signs Your Car’s Water Pump Is Going Bad

5 February 2019
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If your car has started running rough and even having trouble running after sitting for more than a minute, you may wonder if there could be a problem with its coolant system. If so, look for the following warning signs that your car's water pump is starting to go bad. 1.  High Engine Temperature Readings after Idling Only for a Few Minutes One of the first warning signs that your water pump is failing can be found by looking at your dashboard after idling for a few minutes while either in your driveway or at a traffic stop. Read More 

Three Pieces Of Paperwork To Gather During Any Car Servicing

5 February 2019
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When the lights of your vehicle turn on or when your car begins to exhibit some different than normal issues, you should get it to the repair shop as soon as possible. Though you may not have a lot of time to get things together before you go to the repair shop, you will be able to speak with the proper people and get the necessary paperwork after your vehicle is done being serviced. Read More 

Why You Should Change The Fuel Filter In Your Car On Schedule

10 December 2018
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A fuel filter is a simple auto part that plays a big role in how well your car runs. If you take your car in for regular maintenance according to the manufacturer's schedule, the fuel filter is changed routinely when it's due. If you have an older car that you're more lax about having serviced, your car may run into problems if you don't change the fuel filter on time. Here's a look at what the filter does and what happens if you don't change it when it gets dirty or clogged. Read More 

Four Ways To Improve Fuel Efficiency

24 October 2018
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Your vehicle's fuel efficiency is an integral measure of how well your car is actually operating, but beyond affecting your vehicle's performance, it has a significant effect on your wallet. Poor fuel efficiency can cause you to constantly be heading to the pumps to refill your gas tank, which can quickly add up to a sizeable expense. Fortunately, there are a number of different things that you can do to improve your vehicle's fuel efficiency and save money over time. Read More