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If your car is making a funny noise, read through my blog. You might find that I have already experienced that sound and provided you a solution to the problem.

Undoing The Damage Of Family Fun In The Car

14 August 2019
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As a parent, there's a lot of time spent in the car shuffling the kids around here and there, packing up and hitting the road for a summer road trip and commuting back and forth to work – that's a lot of hours spent in a vehicle each year. Now, look at the interior of your car – does it show the number of hours that you've spent in the car with the family? Read More …

Making The Most Of Your Used Car Purchase

20 July 2019
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Buying used cars is a great way to save some money, but those savings can quickly vanish under a pile of expensive repairs if you don't treat your new (to you) car right. Making the most out of a used car purchase means taking proper care of it from day one, and that may mean dealing with some maintenance items that the previous owner or owners have chosen to defer. Luckily, there are plenty of steps you can take to ensure that your used car provides you with years and years of reliable service. Read More …

Why Are Check Engine Lights Usually Emissions Related?

26 June 2019
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Anyone who's ever had a check engine light (also known as a malfunction indicator lamp) appear in their car has probably wondered what to do about it. More often than not, these sensors are related to the vehicle's emissions system. To understand why these errors are so commonly related to emissions, it's important to learn a bit about the systems behind that little yellow light. It's Not Just an Idiot Light Read More …

Questions A Tire Services Shop Can Answer Or Show You

23 May 2019
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When you have a vehicle, you want to learn all about the vehicle that you will drive. This includes some pretty basic car maintenance and car repairs. What you should include in your self-education on vehicles is everything in regards to tires, since without tires, a car cannot go anywhere at all. If you do not have enough knowledge about tire maintenance and tires yourself, you can find some helpful info here or ask your tire service station when you take your car in for a service. Read More …

4 Transmission Trouble Signs Every Driver Should Know

9 May 2019
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As a driver, you want to make sure you know all the signs that your vehicle is in distress. One of the systems you need to know the signs of distress for is your transmission system. Your transmission helps keep everything under your hood running smoothly, so you need to know how to keep things humming along and when to be concerned. #1 Unpleasant Burning Smell Your car should not smell like food has fallen on the bottom of your oven and is burning. Read More …

About Me
what to car sounds mean?

I have an older car that is constantly in the shop. Yes, this car does cost me a bit each year to keep on the road, but what I pay in repairs is much less than what I would pay to buy a new car. I have learned a lot over the years of driving this car. I have found out what just about any sound means and what it takes to make those repairs. If your car is making a funny noise or two, take a minute to read through my blog. You might find that I have already experienced that sound and have provided you a solution to the problem.

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