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Car Clutch Tips – How to Choose a Clutch for your Car?

Are you new to driving cars and wondering what a car clutch is? Or, how does a car clutch work? Or, where is the clutch in a car? Having complete control over the clutch is a tough job for any newbie. A few people do get the grasp of it…
oil change

Synthetic oil vs. conventional oil

Top 5 synthetic motor oil FAQs Is synthetic oil better than conventional oil? Should I consider changing from conventional oil to synthetic oil? What’s the real difference between a fully synthetic, synthetic blend, and conventional oil? Find the answers to the most frequently asked questions here. 5. Is synthetic oil better…
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IS IT TIME FOR A WHEEL ALIGNMENT?

HOW DO DRIVING CONDITIONS AFFECT MY VEHICLE’S WHEEL ALIGNMENT? Bad roads can be your wheels’ worst enemy. If you drive down poorly maintained roads, drive through potholes, or even hit a curb, your alignment can be greatly affected. This can cause even the slightest, tiniest alignment issue, which can accelerate…

Clutch repair

If you are sure that your clutch has worn out beyond repair then you can potentially replace the clutch yourself at home. It is possible, but it is a relatively lengthy and complicated procedure. There are several fiddly steps where there is a wide scope for things to go wrong. If at any point…
tire

TIRE PRESSURE AND TREAD DEPTH

How do I check my tire tread? Tire tread can affect your vehicle’s safety and performance while on the go. While you might not think about your tire tread every time you drive, it is important to check in every once in a while to ensure that your tires are…
car engine

What Does Your Check Engine Light Mean?

Don't Just Turn It Off; Fix the Problem When your car's check engine light illuminates your dashboard, it's usually accompanied by a sinking feeling in the pit of your stomach. The light could be a minor issue, such as a faulty gas cap, or it could mean something more serious,…
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What Is Car Wax, And How Often Should You Use It?

If you’re not a keen home detailer, you might have never even used car wax. But out of the plethora of different car cleaning productions out there, wax is one of the few that can be considered a must. This is because, in the long run, it’ll make your life…
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Why Are Spark Plugs So Important To Your Engine?

Most people don’t think twice about their spark plugs, yet these small parts play an incredibly important role in how your car functions. In fact, without properly working spark plugs, your car more than likely wouldn’t be able to run at all. In this blog, our auto repair experts will…

How to Pass a Vehicle Safety and Emissions Inspection

  To ensure that vehicles run as clean and safe as possible, most countries have laws that mandate and regulate periodic vehicle inspections. In the United States, the laws governing inspections are controlled at the state level; 17 states require yearly or biannual safety inspections, and others require an inspection…
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Types of Braking Systems and Types of Brakes

Most brakes use friction on the two sides of the wheel, the collective press on the wheel converts the kinetic energy of the moving object into heat. For example, regenerative braking turns much of the energy into electrical energy, which may be stored for later use. Eddy current brakes use…