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To help consumers understand the recalls process, NHTSA encourages motorists to utilize the following life-saving recall...
Parents in increasing numbers know that keeping a child safe in a vehicle means using child car seats and always being s...
1.       Get Familiar – Adjust your seat, mirrors, steering wheel and pedals (if they are adjustable) prop...
Preventive MaintenanceThe Automotive Maintenance and Repair Association (AMRA) recommends to its members that (1) Brake ...
Welcome to the World of Car CareWhether or not you pump your own gas, your car probably receives less attention than it ...
How many times have you hesitated to bring your car into a auto shop because you were not sure it would be fixed the way...
You climb into your car with a sense of relief and elation after the auto repair shop says, "Here are the keys...you're ...
Most people like to take their car in for auto service and auto repairs about as much as they like getting a root canal!...
If you drive a new vehicle, the old days of putting a small sticker on the inside of your windshield as a reminder of wh...
When asked, you may hear answers such as every 3000, 5000 or 7500 miles, or when the vehicle's oil monitor indicates t...
Tire ReplacementWhen replacing tires, MAP and vehicle manufacturers suggest that the replacement tires match or exceed t...
The primary function of automotive engine oil is to provide lubrication to the metal surfaces inside an engine. With pro...
Preventive Auto MaintenanceWhen replacing tires, MAP and vehicle manufacturers suggest that the replacement tires match ...
How the System WorksA typical TPMS (Tire Pressure Monitoring System) monitors the air pressure in the tires with a wheel...
It is recommended that a seven (7)-point preventative cooling system maintenance check be performed at least once every ...
The check engine light is part of your vehicle's onboard diagnostics (OBD) system.  Computers have control and moni...
Preventive Auto MaintenanceThe Automotive Maintenance and Repair Association (AMRA) recommends to its members that (1) a...
How the System WorksThe battery, starting and charging systems are interrelated by a continual cycle of converting chemi...
Preventive Auto Service & Auto MaintenanceYour vehicle's power steering system is very complex and is perhaps the mo...
Finding a good, reputable automotive maintenance or auto repair shop used to be a shot-in-the-dark proposition. That was...
Some people may rather visit the dentist than an auto repair facility!It is true that some car repairs can leave your wa...
Purchasing a car is the second largest financial investment made by US citizen other than housing, so it is important to...
A vehicle equipped with a manual transmission is often known as a vehicle with a stick shift. Before automatic transmiss...
The windshield does not belong with the ?mysterious? under hood components and seems to be transparent in its use, howev...
If you have a car, there is a risk of something going wrong with it. If and when something is faulty, having a trusted A...
Tires go with us everywhere and although they do require replacement, it is amazing how long they last! The tires on you...
These days a number of Americans have their own cars; in one house approximately every member of the family is having th...
The good news is that just because you get a chip in your windshield it doesn't mean you need to buy and insert a whol...
Finding a trustable and efficient auto repair shop can be a simple and quick process if you know what to search for. The...
In 2010 Toyota had over 2 million vehicle recalls! You hear about vehicle recalls all the time in the newspaper, on the ...
Automotive service and repair keeps changing dramatically with each generation. The answer to when auto repair is needed...
It has been proven that by properly maintaining your vehicle with the recommended auto services you will benefit from lo...
Most of us do not want to see the inside of an auto repair shop. Not only is your visit usually tied to high expenses, b...
Ever wonder what the auto repair process is like?Here are the basics: Before auto repair work begins, measuring the veh...
Over the years there have been 1000?s of articles with tips and suggestions on finding an honest or good technician. The...
How do I check the history of my car? Sometimes your car may have been handed down from a family member where you may no...
Anytime of year can be the right time to get your car in tip-top shape. In the big races, these experts know that a top-...
Most people would rather have a vehicle that would provide utmost quietness when driving. This is one of the beauties of...
The cost of driving has risen significantly in recent years, particularly with the rapid rise in gas prices. Follow the...
A new car may not be worth all that money you are planning on spending!If you are on a really tight budget, and don?t ca...
Getting your vehicle repaired after when it is not operating correctly is important. In many instances the vehicle can't...
If your car is not performing to its full potential, and it's time to get a check-up, remember the following tips to hel...
In the past few years, development, production, and demand for hybrid cars has increased at an enormous rate.For the car...
Driving an automobile is a luxury that most of us take for granted. Automobiles are the primary means of transportation ...
Get a Free Inspection During August's Brake Safety Month and Avoid Unwanted Surprises! Do you, like many vehicle owne...