Signs of Manual Transmission Issues

Signs of Manual Transmission Issues

Gradual wear and tear resulting from high mileage or lack of proper maintenance can affect your vehicle’s transmission, causing it to malfunction, break, or fail. Transmission problems are relatively rare and usually caused by connected components, such as the assembly, linkage, or driveline, rather than something within the transmission itself. Read on to discover some […]

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How To Choose an Auto Repair Shop

On the hunt for a brand-new repair shop? It’s not always easy to find a location that suits you and your vehicle’s specific needs. You’ll want one that offers high-quality, reliable, reasonably priced maintenance, repairs, and more. These tips on how to choose an auto repair shop will make the process easier. Ask for Recommendations […]

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3 Signs It’s Time To Replace Your Rotors

3 Signs It’s Time To Replace Your Rotors

Your brake rotor is the shiny metal disc made from cast iron that sits behind your tire. This is the surface the brake pad contacts when you press your brake pedal, building up friction to slow you down. Due to its high friction load, these rotors wear down over time and require attention (depending on […]

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The Value of Regular Car Maintenance

The Value of Regular Car Maintenance

For so many, getting into their car and driving off feels like rolling dice in Vegas. They put all thoughts about maintenance out of their mind and hope that their luck continues and everything stays in one piece. The problem is, this only works until it doesn’t anymore. There’s always a rude awakening, whether it’s […]

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The 3 Benefits of Restoring Your Headlights

The 3 Benefits of Restoring Your Headlights

In life, sometimes you live with problems you can’t really help. Your phone’s battery slowly gets worse, your commute is annoyingly long, and maybe your neighbors are always making noise. You also live with the gradual decline of your car, though you don’t need to accept many of your car’s problems as permanent. For one, […]

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3 Signs Your Timing Belt Is Going Bad

3 Signs Your Timing Belt Is Going Bad

A car’s engine needs access to intake air as well as the ability to release exhaust. These two factors allow an engine’s internal combustion reaction to continue unabated; ultimately, the timing belt is what makes this possible. To maintain proper engine function, here are three signs your timing belt is going bad to look out […]

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4 Tips for Taking Care of Your Automatic Transmission

4 Tips for Taking Care of Your Automatic Transmission

In order to provide drivers with maximum control over their driving and to allow them to reach high speeds, there is a complex system of gears that adjust the level of torque delivered to wheels. The system that manages these gear transitions is your transmission, which is often automatic and does this job without much […]

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Mechanic under a car lift examining tire wear with a flashlight.

4 Signs of Worn Shocks and Struts

Shocks and struts serve similar purposes but differ slightly. Shocks, or shock absorbers, stop your car from bouncing by dampening vertical forces. Meanwhile, struts dampen these vertical forces and consist of springs that support the car’s weight and function as part of the car’s suspension. Your car will have either a strut or shock absorber […]

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How to Tell Your Vehicle Needs a Tune-Up

How to Tell Your Vehicle Needs a Tune-Up

It’s not uncommon for drivers to push their cars to the limit without giving them the tender, loving care they routinely need. If you want to treat your car well and make sure it lasts for a long time, be attentive to signs your car needs maintenance. These can range from subtle noises to more […]

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4 Common Indicators of Power Steering Problems

4 Common Indicators of Power Steering Problems

We’ve come a long way since we drove cars like the Flintstones. Now, we have technology-assist features that help make maneuvering a several-thousand-pound vehicle doable. Rather than relying on brute force to turn, power steering enables drivers to turn a car easily while applying much less than the actual required force to the wheel. When […]

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