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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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Own An Audi 5-Cylinder? What That Regular Oil Change Means To Your Vehicle
11 November 2018

Audi oil changes and Audi tune-ups come highly rec

Change Your Spark Plugs For A Smoother Ride
3 October 2018

Many Americans spend a significant amount of time

Is My Truck Totaled?
24 August 2018

The word 'totaled' is usually used when describing

Signs Your Clutch May Need To Be Repaired
10 June 2018

If you have never owned a car with a manual transm

Stop Bad Brake Rotors In Their Tracks
2 April 2018

One of the most important systems on your vehicle

Own An Audi 5-Cylinder? What That Regular Oil Change Means To Your Vehicle

Audi oil changes and Audi tune-ups come highly recommended. This is a foreign car generally built for the road conditions of its native country of Germany. That means it is meant to go very fast and rev the engine even higher on sports car-type of engine. If you own and drive a model of this company, then it is imperative that you get regular oil changes for your vehicle, especially if it is a five-cylinder manual transmission. Read More 

Change Your Spark Plugs For A Smoother Ride

Many Americans spend a significant amount of time in a car each day. Whether traveling for professional or personal reasons, you want to enjoy a smooth and comfortable ride while you are behind the wheel. There are many components within the engine bay of a car that can contribute to the quality of your vehicle's operation. One of the components that is often overlooked is the spark plugs. Spark Plugs and Ignition Read More 

Is My Truck Totaled?

The word 'totaled' is usually used when describing a car that has suffered substantial damage in an accident. However, for insurance companies, this is a quantitative term, and only vehicles that meet certain conditions are described as totaled. To an insurance company, a vehicle is only considered to be totaled if the cost of repairs is much higher than what it would cost your insurance provider to pay for a replacement vehicle minus the salvage vehicle of the damaged vehicle. Read More 

Signs Your Clutch May Need To Be Repaired

If you have never owned a car with a manual transmission before, you may not know the signs of a clutch that is wearing out. A clutch often gives you many warning signs that it is nearing the end of its lifespan before it stops working altogether. If you miss these signs, you may find yourself in a potentially hazardous situation where the clutch stops working or burns out. Here are a few of the top signs that your clutch may need to be replaced. Read More 

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