Learning All About Automotive Diagnostics

Take The Time To Examine Your Car’s Tires Before Your Next Road Trip

Going on a road trip with friends or family can be a great way to vacation and see some of the beauty that the country has to offer. Whether you are staying within your state or planning on a long-distance trip, it is important that you make sure that your car is in proper shape. […]

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New Car Drivers: 3 Habits to Develop Now That Will Help You Extend the Life of Your Transmission

The transmission in your vehicle is what allows you to shift from one gear to the next as you drive. It is one of the most important components of your vehicle. Without your transmission, you would be stuck in neutral, unable to engage your engine and get anywhere. As a new driver, you are just […]

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4 Ways You Know Your Transmission Needs Repairs

You may not pay much attention to your transmission on a normal day, but you will notice it when you have to pay hundreds of dollars in repairs. Of the different repairs needed, the transmission and engine tend to be the most expensive. To avoid this from happening, pay attention to signs that it is […]

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A Basic Guide To Understanding Your Vehicle’s Tire Pressure Monitoring System

Due to regulations set forth by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) in 2000, all new vehicles are now required to have a tire pressure monitoring system. If you are driving a newer vehicle made after 2008, on your dash somewhere is the new warning light for tire pressure. Here is a little information you […]

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What Happens When Tires Age, And Why Old Tires Are Unreliable

Tires age whether they are stored or installed on a vehicle; stored tires may age at slower rates, but they still do. Worn out tires are dangerous – they can burst (due to thread separation) without any warning. To understand just how this is possible, you need to know what happens when tires age, and […]

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3 Early Signs Your Spark Plugs Need Replaced

Generally, before your spark plugs need to be replaced, your vehicle is going to give you some type of warning. Here are the first three warnings most vehicles give off when their spark plugs need to be replaced: It’s Difficult To Start Your Vehicle You should be able to insert your key into your ignition, […]

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Can’t Afford To Fix The AC Right Now? 4 Quick Ways To Keep Your Cool

It’s the hottest part of the summer, and the AC just went out on your truck. Unfortunately, repairs aren’t in the budget right now. It’s going to be uncomfortable without the AC, but it doesn’t have to be unbearable. Here are a few tricks you can use to reduce the temperature in your truck. Cover […]

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3 Tips For Restoring A Porsche To Its Original Condition

Do you want to buy a classic Porsche? Do you expect that the car will need some restoration work? Buying and restoring an old Porsche can be a fun adventure. There are few things as exciting as watching an old car transformed into its peak, classic condition. However, restoration isn’t always easy. As is the […]

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3 Reasons to Go to a Foreign Car Specialist

When you buy a car that is a from a foreign maker, you shouldn’t just take your car anywhere for repairs. You should always take your car to a car repairman who specializes in foreign car repair. There are three very good reasons for this: they have the expertise, parts, and right connections. 1. Expertise […]

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Three Simple Modifications To Improve Your Car’s Fuel Efficiency

Modern cars are packed to the brim with complex fuel-saving technology. Engineering advancements such as computer-controlled engine management and direct injection fuel systems have helped raise the average fuel economy of passenger vehicles from 18 miles per gallon in 1978 to an estimated 35.5 miles per gallon by 2016. Nevertheless, there are a number of […]

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