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Is a New Air Filter a Waste of Money?

Is a New Air Filter a Waste of Money? 



In the course of driving, our vehicle is exposed to many things out there. There are the things we see like traffic hazards and obstructions, then there are those things that cannot be seen like dust, emissions from other vehicles, and other harmful particles. 


 

 

Don’t you wonder why your car seems to function well even with the dust and…

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Different Types of Oil and Weights

Different Types of Oil and Weights 

 

If you own a car, chances are you’ve had its oil changed at least once in your life. Have you been asked at the service center what kind of oil you want to be used in your vehicle? Or have you ever tried to shop for an oil to top off the engine? More importantly, do you have any idea on the type of oil that…

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What is That Smell Coming from My AC?

 

What is That Smell Coming from My AC? 

 

Chances are if you have owned a car this has happened to you: You rush into the car eager to escape from the heat outside, you turn the engine on and the air conditioning comes to life, but with the cooling sensation comes something else; an odor from the AC that prickles the hairs inside your nostrils.  

 

What is it that’s making your AC and your car smell bad? There are several reasons why your AC can emit a certain odor. 

 

Mold and Bacteria 

There may be a growth…

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The Difference Between Winter and Summer Tires

If you want to keep your car on the road and ensure that you travel safely, you have to take proper care of your vehicle. Tires play a big role in safety and if you do not have the right tires for the road and weather conditions, you may run into problems. The last thing you want is to be stranded in the heat summer or the…
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5 Tools Everyone who Maintains a Car Should Use

What are the five tools everyone who maintains a vehicle should have in their maintenance quiver? Here are the top tool tips for keeping a car in great shape.

Car Vacuum
Go with a cordless, portable model that can powerfully clean dirt and debris, while fitting into a compact spot in a vehicle. Whether a driver needs to clean out persistent pet hair, scoop up a mess of dried dirt, or get rid of a…
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Ford Sync


Sync Your Vehicle with the World: Ford Sync

Ford set out to design the easiest possible way to handle telephone calls, navigational services, and radio controls while driving. They found their answer in Sync. Ford Sync is a voice-activated interface that keeps drivers’ attention on the road while keeping the world at their fingertips. The 2015 model year line up features the updated Sync 3. The new interface has many new features and smoother operation…
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Front, Rear, All Wheel Drive: Which is best?


When shopping for a new car or truck, there is a lot to consider. Body type, make, and model are all important decisions to consider. However, one of the first choices to make is between rear wheel drive, front wheel drive, or all wheel drive.
Each of the wheel systems has its individual benefits and drawbacks. When deciding, it is important that the driver considers the general climate, his/her driving needs, and his/her…
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How to Change a Tire

Roadside assistance is everywhere but it still pays to know how to change a car tire yourself. You never know when your car's tire will go flat. .
   No matter how sturdy your car wheel is, sooner or later, it is bound to happen, a flat tire. It could be in the middle of the night or on your morning commute.
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