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A Guide to Automotive Service: The Best Ways to Find Good Car Repair

Many folks are mystified by the process of taking their car in for service. There are so many questions: Should the car be taken to a dealership or an independent? Should owners pay for "preventative maintenance" services? Is the estimate accurate or is the owner getting ripped off? Is this repair covered by a warranty? The next few articles...

Car and Truck Brake Service: Replacing Brake Pads –Turning or Replacing Rotors

There are no clear-cut answer as to how many miles a vehicle should be driven before brake pads need to be replaced. There are a lot of factors involved in determining how long brakes should last. Car and Truck Brake Wear Factors There are a lot of factors involved in how long brake pads should last. Here’s a list of just...

Be a Safe and Alert Driver

According to the FARS encyclopedia, there were 34,017 fatal car crashes in 2016. That averages out to about 92 deaths a year. That number has been in the high 30,000s for over a dozen years and there no sign of that number decreasing in the future. A car accident is a tragic way to die but with some simple...

What Drivers Should Know About Their Car: A Guide to Owners Manuals and Basic Car Care to Save Money

Owners Manuals Increase Gas Mileage Owner’s Manuals contain useful information about vehicle care. Properly maintained vehicles maximize gas mileage and have fewer problems. They give information about how and when to check fluids, what fluids to use, and scheduled service. If a car is missing an Owner's Manual the easiest way to get a replacement is to see the dealer....