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Engine Idle (Speculation)

April 22nd, 2015 by

   ENGINE IDLE (Speculation) When an engine will not idle or run correctly, a vacuum leak may be the culprit. Such leaks allow: Unmetered air to enter the engine  Upset the air/fuel ratio leading to a disruption in the operation of the computer system and a wide range of symptoms. An air leak should be

Not Treading Lightly – Tire Tread

April 12th, 2015 by

Tire Tread NOT TREADING LIGHTLY – Tire Tread Uneven tire wear may be due to simple over or under tire inflation or problems involving suspension components and wheel alignment. Therefore, as a precaution against tire failure, tires should be checked regularly. Shoulder wear on one side is usually indicative of an alignment problem, often involving

Take Care of Brakes for Safety

April 5th, 2015 by

  Take Care Of Brakes For Safety’s Sake The brakes on your vehicle are one of the most important parts of your car. Since the dawn of the age of the automobile, drivers have known that stopping is even more important than starting. More complex Now, there is quite a bit more to performing a

April – National Car Care Month

April 1st, 2015 by

 APRIL – National Car Care Month The Car Care Council, a non-profit located in Maryland is a great resource to vehicle owners as well as shop owners. Their main focus is providing car care, maintenance and repair tips with their car care guide, videos and blog posts. During the month of April National Car Care Month, the