Category Archives: Car Care Tips

A Common Myth About Repairing Cars Under Warranty

Many drivers innocently assume that a new vehicle under warranty can only be serviced by its dealership, and that taking their new vehicle to an independent auto shop will cause their factory warranty to be void. But this is a … Continue reading

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When Should I Rotate and Balance My Car Tires?

A car truck is a highly significant asset in a person’s life. Regular maintenance and care is vital in order to sustain proper overall performance and promote longer-lasting life. One component of every vehicle that requires routine care and maintenance … Continue reading

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Do I Have to Repair a Check Engine Light?

When that check engine light comes on, the panic starts to set in. “How much is this going to cost me?” is the only thought that runs through your head until you take your vehicle to a mechanic for an … Continue reading

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4 Automotive Hacks That Will Improve Driving Safety

The weather is going to turn on us very quickly, as the last day of summer is quickly approaching. If you are a habitual driver, it is wise to take all the necessary precautions to ensure you are managing the … Continue reading

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How to Make Your Own Hanging Car Air Freshener

Hanging a new car air freshener on your rear-view mirror is a great feeling, and you get some pleasurable aroma therapy. But just as soon as you open your new scented ornament, the clock starts ticking down to the moment … Continue reading

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3 Options for Homemade Engine Degreaser

Engine degreasing involves removing the buildup of dirt, oil and grease inside a car engine compartment. Removing this accumulation is beneficial for several reasons. Not only does it make your car engine look brand new, it enhances performance and efficiency, … Continue reading

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How to Quickly Cool Down the Inside of Your Car

This summer heat has many people avoiding the great outdoors at all costs. However, most of us have no choice but to commute around town for everyday life responsibilities, like work, school, kids, errands, and more. And in this heat, … Continue reading

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A Simple Guide to Flushing a Car Radiator

For radiators to be effective, they must stay cool. And in order to ensure this, they must be flushed on a routine basis, or at least once per year. In fact, car radiator flushing is one of the most important … Continue reading

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What Happens if You Put the Wrong Type of Fuel in a Car?

Oops! You accidentally put unleaded gasoline into your diesel car engine. Now what? Well, automotive fuel systems are designed to use a specific type of fuel for optimal performance and efficiency. So if you use the incorrect type of fuel … Continue reading

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Are Your Car Tires Over-Inflated?

Routine automotive wheel care is vital to the overall safety and performance of your vehicle. After all, they are the first and only point of contact with the ground beneath you. For this reason, you must regularly inspect your tires, … Continue reading

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