December 31, 2020
Automatic Transmission

How To Take Care Of Your Transmission

Have You Been Taking Care Of Your Transmission? Besides a house, a vehicle is usually the costliest thing a person will purchase in his or her life. And we often depend on our cars to accomplish our daily duties, such as departing to work and completing errands. Our vehicles are vital, and we must take care of them. And one of the most elaborate, lavish, and decisive mechanisms of our vehicles is the transmission. To safeguard an extended, competent life for your vehicle, you must appropriately care for it. Most people recognize enough to sustain that their tires are pumped and not turn off their headlights. But it is also imperative to care for your automatic transmission. How to maintain your automatic transmission There are a variety of guidelines that you can implement to augment your automatic transmission life and ensure that it is operating at top efficiency. How to […]
December 10, 2020
auto shop

Front End Alignment Versus Wheel Alignment Is There A Difference?

How Many Differences Exist between Front End Alignment versus Wheel Alignment?   Do I Need A Wheel Alignment or Front-End Alignment? It is important to get an alignment to make sure that your ride is safe and smooth, and it will also prolong your tires’ lives. Your vehicle has four wheels, but they do not all require adjustment and alignment. It may just require a front-end alignment. What is the distinction between a 4-wheel alignment as opposed to a front-end alignment? You may be astonished to ascertain there is not much variation. Front End Alignment versus Wheel Alignment Alignment is the geometry of the suspension structure that helps in assisting and turning the vehicle. Wheels must be in seamless alignment for all four tires to work collectively by turning in unison and traveling in the equivalent direction. A slight aberration on the spectrum can adversely affect the suspension system producing […]
February 17, 2020

Money Saving features of a Quality Tune-up

  The Low Income Auto Repair Program mechanics often get asked what is a standard tune-up and what’s included? The answer will vary from mechanic shop to shop, but generally this is a type of preventative and proactive maintenance that every vehicle needs. A good quality tune-up targets problem areas and resolves small issues so they don’t increase in size. Quality tune ups include a thorough engine check, to make sure there are no leaks, and that it sounds and feels right when the vehicle is running. For a closer look at some of the other ways a tune up can improve your vehicle, check out our list of tune up benefits.   Fix a Rough Ride: The truth is, as your vehicle ages, it just doesn’t run as smoothly as it used to. Maybe you’ve noticed it shaking a little bit, veering off to one side of the road, […]
December 5, 2019

Winter Tire Buying Guide

Winter is here, and with it, the annual discussion about winter tires. Most car enthusiasts know that dedicated winter tires are the best choice for driving in deep, unplowed snow. But there’s so much more to it than that. For example, there’s a lot to consider when making a winter-tire purchase. And what makes a winter tire different from an all-season? Finally, how do I convince my non-car-savvy acquaintances that their factory all-seasons won’t do the job in a blizzard? Driving in winter weather can be very dangerous. However, there are steps you can take to make winter weather driving a safer more enjoyable experience. Near the top of that list is investing in a quality set of winter (snow) tires. Right off the lot, most cars come with all-season tires. Drivers should be know that all-season tires doesn’t necessarily mean “all year,”. All-season tires are manufactured to handle several […]