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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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3 Common Signs That Indicate You Need Transmission Repairs
27 June 2022

A car's transmission system adjusts the gear ratio

When Should You Consider Auto Body Repair for a Minor Accident?
7 June 2022

If your car looks more like an abstract art sculpt

Tips For Identifying If Your Vehicle's Coolant Temperature Sensor Is Bad
9 May 2022

Your vehicle has many sensors that are designed to

2 Preventative Maintenance Tasks Your Auto Repair Shop Can Help You With
1 April 2022

Your car is a machine that has a lot of moving par

3 Reasons You Should Never Put Off Getting Your Auto Glass Repaired
7 March 2022

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Struggling To Start? Diesel Truck Repair Issues You May Be Experiencing

Diesel engines offer many benefits, for both commercial and private use, including better fuel economy, improved torque, and greater engine durability. Many diesel truck owners also appreciate the fact that these powerful engines offer a different type of ignition system that frees them from the need to replace the spark plugs and other ignition parts commonly found in gasoline engines.  A lack of spark plugs does not, however, ensure that starting issues cannot be a problem. Read More 

5 Things On Your Vehicle That Are Likely To Need Repair

Owning a vehicle can be expensive because things will eventually break down over time. That's why it's important to be aware of the following things that can need to be repaired in your vehicle.  The Battery The battery in your vehicle is not meant to last forever, since it will eventually need to be replaced when it can no longer hold a charge or deliver the necessary voltage to run your vehicle. Read More 

4 Tips For Plugging A Tire

Did you run over a nail and have air leaking out of your tire? If so, you can repair the tire with a tire repair plug. Here are some tips that will help you get this job done. Find The Leak The first step is figuring out where the tire is leaking air. It's incredibly hard to do this while the tire is still on your vehicle, so it will help to put the car up on a jack or hoist so that the tire can be removed. Read More 

5 Tips to Prepare Your Car for Shipping

Whether you are shipping your car across the country or overseas, an automobile shipping service can make the procedure simpler. Proper preparation of the vehicle for shipping is also important. The following tips can help.  1. Clean Thoroughly Clean your vehicle inside and out. There are a couple of reasons for this. A clean vehicle exterior means it is easy to document any dings or scratches before shipping. Failure to do so means that you can not file a claim if the car is damaged during transport. Read More 

When to Have a Boat Professionally Cleaned

When you own a boat you want to do all the things that it takes to keep it in the best condition possible. This means knowing when you should be having it cleaned thoroughly by a boat cleaning service. The reason for going with a professional for an in-depth cleaning once in a while is to take advantage of their expertise which will also include the use of the best equipment and solutions. Read More