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15
Apr

3 Things Your Machine Shop Needs To Know Before Fabricating Your New Engine

Restoring an old vehicle can be both exciting and a bit stressful. If you need to purchase a new engine in order to complete your vehicle’s restoration, working with a machine shop to have an engine custom built could be a great option. Here are three pieces of information that you should be prepared to […]

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14
Apr

3 Tips For Extending The Lifespan Of Your Vehicle’s Transmission

Your vehicle’s transmission is responsible for shifting gears and also transmitting power along the drive train. It can be argued that the transmission is one of the most important parts of a car, next to the engine. Without a transmission in good repair, you will not be able to drive your vehicle, and if your […]

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13
Apr

Changing A Failing Car Battery Yourself

Car batteries won’t hold a charge forever. The good news is that they give you some warning before they fail completely. The bad news is that you only have a few days after they start to show signs of failing before they die. Here are the common symptoms of a failing car battery and how […]

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12
Apr

Got A Classic Car? Find Out What Two Features You Should Look For When You Need A Tow

If you need to have your automobile towed, there are many factors to consider when selecting a company. Looking for a towing company that is licensed, insured and has fair prices is important. However, if you have a classic car, there are a couple other features you need to look for in a tow truck […]

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11
Apr

Did Your Rig Break Down? Why A Mobile Mechanic Is Best

If you are on the road traveling with a commercial vehicle and you’ve noticed there is a mechanical problem when you’re ready to turn in for the night, you probably don’t want to risk driving the truck to a commercial truck repair shop. Driving the truck could do more damage than good, and instead you […]

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08
Apr

Three Types Of High Tech Transmissions And How Expensive Their Auto Transmissions Repairs Can Get

Once, you had the choice of a standard transmission or automatic transmission. Now you have a few more choices, courtesy of the newer “green” cars on the market. That also means you may have some expanded or reduced expenses when it comes to auto transmission repair. Here are the differences among these newer transmission types […]

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07
Apr

Three Aftermarket Parts For Increasing Fuel Economy

Whether to help prevent climate change or to reduce the strain on your budget, it makes sense to do whatever you can to improve the fuel economy of your vehicle. Proper maintenance will help to make sure that your car is running the way it should, but to really boost the performance of your vehicle, […]

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07
Apr

Tips For Effectively Organizing Your Toolbox

When you’re an automotive enthusiast, you’ll often find yourself at an auto parts store on the weekend, loading up on not only parts but also specific tools to get the job done right. Over time, you’ll accumulate a sizable collection of tools that you’ll need to store so that they’re tidy and easy to sort through. A […]

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06
Apr

A Guide To Buying Junk Parts For Your Automobile

In order to be sure that you are able to get your hands on car or truck parts that will allow you to save some money on a repair, you’ll need to develop the right strategy. That strategy should revolve around some key tips that will help you to save some money on your parts, […]

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06
Apr

Buying Used Tires: When To Consider And When To Avoid

If you are dealing with a strict budget and suddenly find yourself in need of a new tire, it’s tempting to jump at used tire deals to quickly and cheaply get working tires again. However, buying used tires can be more than a bit of a minefield. There are some great deals out there, though, […]

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