2015

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.

The Abcs Of Safety When Dealing With Bad Tires On A Busy Highway

25 September 2015
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As a daily driver, you are probably like most folks who put a lot of faith in the fact that their vehicle will get them where they need to go, However, when it comes down to it, cars are still just machines and they do break down and have problems on occasion, especially when it comes to the tires. Even though it can be frustrating to be stranded on the side of the road in your vehicle with tire problems, it can also be dangerous. Read More …

The Most Common Misdiagnoses For A Car

16 September 2015
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Sometimes, an engine indicator light will tell you exactly what is wrong with your car. But in many situations, the reason for your car's behavior may not be obvious and you may misdiagnose the problem. There are a few specific problems that are commonly misdiagnosed, so make sure that you consider each of the potential problems your car might face. Car Drifts to the Side Your vehicle might keep pulling to one side. Read More …

Choosing the Right Brake Pads for Your Car

14 September 2015
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The next time you take your car in to an auto shop for brake repairs, talk with the mechanic about the different types of brake pads available for your car. You have a choice of materials and one type may work better than the others for your particular car and driving habits. Here are the two most common brake pads you'll find for your car. Ceramic Brake Pads These pads are made of a combination of ceramic fibers, non-metallic filler materials and a binder to keep the materials together. Read More …

4 Things You Should Know About Roadside Service Insurance

3 September 2015
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The last thing you want to do is blow a tire or break down on the freeway miles away from home. Your vehicle can break down or experience issues at any time, so it's always important to be prepared. This is why you have roadside service insurance on your vehicle. Here are 4 things you should know about your service before you have to use it, so you know just how much protection you have. Read More …

Precautions To Help You Avoid Common DIY Car Repair Mistakes

25 August 2015
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Many people only take their car to a professional mechanic when they encounter problems they can't solve on their own. This is good because it helps you save money. However, there are several precautions that you need to take before engaging in a DIY repair session. These precautions, which are necessary for your safety and success, include these four: Knowing Your Limitations The first thing is to know what you can handle and what you can't do. 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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