Safety First When Opening the Radiator Cap

Filed under: Uncategorized | Tuesday, July 2nd, 2013

Opening the radiator cap on your car is necessary from time to time, but motorists should know how to do so safely. Read on to learn how to abide by the “Safety first” rule when opening up a vehicle’s radiator cap. The cap should be cool to the touch before a driver tries to open [...]

Deciding Which Oil Grade is Best for Your Vehicle

Filed under: Uncategorized | Thursday, May 9th, 2013

Choosing the right motor oil for use in your car, truck or other vehicle is never a concern that should be taken lightly. Ensuring that you are able to provide the best level of protection possible could save you a considerable sum when it comes to costly repairs and more extensive maintenance related issues. Choosing [...]

How Regular Washing and Waxing Protects Your Auto’s Finish

Filed under: Uncategorized | Monday, May 6th, 2013

Taking good care of your car will help it last longer and it will help you maintain its value, and it is important to pay attention to both what is under the hood and what isn’t. By taking good care of the finish on your vehicle, you can help it look like new for far [...]

Why Keep Your Car Fluids Clean and Topped Off

Filed under: Uncategorized | Sunday, May 5th, 2013

Although you have probably been advised a time or two before to keep the fluids in your car clean and topped off at all times, you might wonder why this is necessary. Although you might think that there is nothing wrong with a little bit of dirt getting into the fluid or it getting a [...]

Improving Your Fuel Economy With a Fresh Air Filter

Filed under: Uncategorized | Thursday, May 2nd, 2013

Many car owners understand the importance of changing engine oil, checking tire pressures and keeping belts and other components in great shape. But a surprising number of owners tend to overlook their car’s air filter. Many people don’t know how much a dirty air filter can affect your car’s performance, which in turn affects its [...]

How Often Should You Change Your Car’s Oil

Filed under: Uncategorized | Tuesday, April 30th, 2013

Many people believe that oil should be changed every 3,000 miles. While this guideline has been passed down to new drivers for generations, it isn’t true for cars made since 2002. The new guideline is to change your car’s oil and filter between 3,000 and 10,000 miles. Because this is such a wide range, drivers [...]