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When my car died for the fifth time this year, I knew that I needed to do something to improve things. I decided to start looking around for little upgrades that I could do on my own, and I ended up completely replacing the oil and changing out the air filter. The difference was astounding. My car seemed to have more power, and so I decided to keep going with my little tune-ups. This blog is all about improving your car one thing at a time and knowing what to do if you encounter car problems when you are on the road.

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Stop Bad Brake Rotors In Their Tracks
2 April 2018

One of the most important systems on your vehicle

3 Tips For Quality Auto Servicing
2 March 2018

The service that you put into your vehicle will he

Learn How To Properly Prepare For A Road Trip
8 December 2017

Taking a road trip across the country can be fun,

Can You Have A Cracked Windshield Repaired Twice?
14 November 2017

When your windshield has a crack or chip in it, yo

The Top Tips for Diesel Engine Maintenance
17 November 2016

Though a diesel vehicle may look and act in many r

Stop Bad Brake Rotors In Their Tracks

One of the most important systems on your vehicle is the braking system. A series of components work together to help bring your vehicle safely to a stop each time you press on the brake pedal. One of these components is the brake rotor. The rotor is a large disc of metal that is located under each of the rear tires of your car. When you press the brake pedal, brake pads clamp down onto the rotors to help stop the wheels from turning. Read More 

3 Tips For Quality Auto Servicing

The service that you put into your vehicle will help you get the most out of your vehicle investment. It's important for you to handle this service by contacting a few different auto shops until you have found the team of professionals that can look out for you. By getting in touch with a few different auto service professionals, you will be able to get the help of some transmission pros, while also cleaning out your engine and exhaust system. Read More 

Learn How To Properly Prepare For A Road Trip

Taking a road trip across the country can be fun, but you need to be sure to take the time to properly prepare for the trip. Many people think that they can simply hop in their cars and head out whenever they choose. This is not a good option because it could leave you lost or broken down during the trip. The following guide walks you through a few tips to use to ensure that your next road trip goes as smoothly as it possibly can: Read More 

Can You Have A Cracked Windshield Repaired Twice?

When your windshield has a crack or chip in it, you should have it repaired as quickly as possible. When it is repaired, it is injected with resin. This resin helps to bind the glass together, helping to prevent the crack or chip from spreading. Unfortunately, not every repair will stop a crack from growing. If you have a chip or crack in your windshield that has been repaired but notice the crack or chip still growing, you may ask if you can have auto glass repair done a second time on the windshield. Read More 

The Top Tips for Diesel Engine Maintenance

Though a diesel vehicle may look and act in many respects like a traditional vehicle, diesel engines require additional maintenance. When properly serviced and maintained, diesel engines are often considered to be far more reliable and cost-effective, but there are some intricacies and quirks in their operation. Diesel Particulate Filter Cleaning Particulates are in everything. Over time, a diesel engine can collect quite a few in its particulate filter. The particulate filter has to be cleaned out in order to both improve its effectiveness and maintain the efficiency of the engine itself. Read More