Tag: car care

Jack G. Hansen
26
Jul
2022
Posted in Poetry Reader Stories

Observations From a Lowly Lube Tech

Smooth paint to rusted Engine bay dusty and cracked Days, months, years of neglect Torn seats, chipped leather, tires deflated Flat, bald, nail in the middle Empty tank, dry dipstick Not sure of the make or model Cup holder sticky,…

car tint
06
Jul
2022
Posted in Accessories Auto Insurance

How to Choose the Ideal Window Tint for Your Car

Whether you want a new tint for your car or you are a new car owner, you will most likely be concerned about which car window tint to choose. The choice of the window tint is not only for the…

road trip
17
Jun
2022
Posted in Articles

What to Take on a Cross-Country Road Trip

Are you going on a cross-country road trip? If so, you might be wondering what to take with you. There are a lot of factors involved in packing for your journey, but here are some examples that may help. What…

windshield
13
Jun
2022
Posted in Articles

New Car Windshields – Proper Care and Maintenance Tips

Windshields need TLC, especially when newly installed. Many people may not realize this but the windshield is actually one of the most critical components of any vehicle. Aside from giving drivers an unobstructed view of  the road ahead, this auto…

summer travel
03
May
2022
Posted in Articles

Summer Car Preparation Tips

Hot weather is on the way and it will be here before you know it. Much like the winter months, the summer season is equally challenging to your vehicle. Although your car is designed to withstand temperature extremes, high temperatures…

spark plug
21
Mar
2022
Posted in Car Maintenance Tips

Oil On Spark Plug Threads | Diagnose and Fix

There is nothing pleasant about having oil on your spark plug. As we know, spark plugs play a crucial role in your petrol-powered vehicle’s ignition system. On the other hand, oil is a lubricant that prevents friction amongst the car’s…

nine
17
Dec
2021
Posted in Driving Tips

9 Ways to Get You and Your Car Ready for Winter

Winter’s worst may pack a mean wallop, therefore it is important to ensure your car is ready for what comes your way. Ideally, you’ll have your maintenance tasks handled before the big chill settles in. But if you don’t, it…

tire
03
Nov
2021
Posted in Articles

Tire Replacement Vs. Tire Repair: Which Is Right For Me?

Anyone who drives on busy roads runs into the chance that their tires might get worn, punctured, or damaged. If you continue to drive after your tire is damaged, you increase the risk that an accident may occur. This is…

22
Oct
2021
Posted in Articles

Windshield Replacement: How Much?

It’s shocking how easily a windshield can be damaged. Sometimes, all it might take is one speck of loose gravel and then… crack! And what’s even more surprising is the repair expenses. When windshields get damaged, one of the first…

breakdown triangle
29
Sep
2021
Posted in Articles

What Belongs in an Emergency Kit?

What’s in your emergency kit? It can happen to anyone at any time: a flat tire, dead battery, or some other crisis causes a vehicle breakdown, leaving you stranded. An active cell phone connection is one way to call for…

car care cleaning
20
Sep
2021
Posted in Car Maintenance Tips

How to Get Your Car Ready for Cold Weather

Cold weather is on the way. Is your vehicle ready? Car repair people recommend consumers perform semi-annual checkups of their vehicles ahead of both hot and cold weather. This makes sense as extreme temperatures always take a toll on cars….

25
May
2021
Posted in Engineering & Technology

What Does a Clutch Do?

Market experts forecast the global clutch market to become a $16.2 billion industry by 2026. Automotive clutches, in turn, will be the biggest driving factor behind this growth. With that said, you may be wondering what a clutch is, especially if you’ve been…