Car Car Tips & Other News

Banish Bug Gunk From Paint, Windows

Drive through a swarm of bugs one hot summer night and it looks as if Jackson Pollock painted your vehicle.

Insect remains ruin vehicle surfaces and cause permanent damage if ignored.

Here's how to handle that pesky problem.

How to Avoid Troubles With Tread

Tires are made to do one thing--grip the road. Is your tread ready for the searing heat this summer? Find out how to choose the right tread for your spring and summer driving.

Help Your A/C Keep Its Cool All Summer Long

A frosty air conditioner on a blistering summer afternoon provides one of life’s greatest comforts.

Here’s what you need to do to keep those vents blowing cold air all summer long.

Attack Of The Gunk: Deposits That Slow Engine Performance

Fuel systems perform better than ever these days. That said, even they might need some attention after 60,000, 80,000 or 100,000 miles.

Faster acceleration and better fuel economy could be a quick cleaning service away. Here’s why you might consider a fuel injection service, especially if your engine has racked up a lot of miles.

Avoid Costly Repairs With Wheel Alignment

You clipped the curb while trying to parallel park and now the car drifts right. Left unaddressed, you could face an expensive repair or tire replacement. Now what?

 

Are your tires safe? Take the penny test

Everything in your car—including its ability to stop, avoid road debris, handle wet surfaces and reduce road noise—rides on the quality of the tires. They are the lowest common denominator in vehicle safety.

Squeaky Brakes? Time For Inspection

Pay heed to that piercing pitch you hear coming from your vehicle’s wheel well. It could become a troublesome visitor this holiday season.