Oiling, replacing air filters, refueling, pumping or deflating tires to increase or decrease air pressure are maintenance activities to be often carried out on our used cars. Let us take each of them in detail.
Cars make a variety of sounds and, for the most part, they are pleasant enough. However, it can be particularly jarring to hear a sound that doesn’t belong. Like a broken instrument in an otherwise flawless symphony, a piece not working in concert with the rest of the vehicle tends to make an awful lot of noise.
The back to school season is often a very busy time for parents and students alike. Given all the things you have to check off during this time, forgetting about the car can be very easy. Whether you drive the children to school yourself or have provided a car for your child to go to school with in college or high school, the car’s maintenance should be a priority to you. Here are some tips to follow to ensure the car is ready for the school year.
If you’ve ever looked at the gas indicator on your vehicle only to realize how close to “empty” you were, you’ve probably wondered exactly what impacts how much gas your car uses and how quickly it burns through it. It turns out that there are a few different factors that can impact fuel economy. Let’s take a look at some of them below!
A tire blowout is an unexpected event, but with a little knowledge they are nothing to fear. A blowout is considered any tire failure where air pressure is lost suddenly rather than a slow leak. Better tire construction and tire pressure monitoring systems have reduced the number of blowouts in recent years, but they can occur. The National Safety Council states that the five most common reasons for tire blowouts are:
Flat tires can happen to anyone at any time, yet many of us aren’t sure how to change a flat tire near Arlington, Texas in the event that it happens to us. Instead of waiting to call a friend or roadside assistance company, handle the job yourself!
Anyone even remotely familiar with cars knows that engine oil must be changed periodically in order to keep an Arlington vehicle in good repair. However, the details of when, how and even why oil must be changed is less commonly understood. Let’s review the facts.
Winter is over and spring is here! That means it’s time for spring and summer in Texas. There are some steps drivers should take in order to keep their vehicles running like new during this upcoming warm weather. If you want to know how to prep your Texas vehicle spring and summer, we invite you to read on!
With the winter months comes difficult and dangerous winter road conditions. Ice, snow, and whiteout conditions can make your daily commute significantly more difficult, but thanks to a list compiled by Geico, you can gain information on how to make your winter drive safer.
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As the bright, sunny days of summer give way to see the colder season, you must prep your car to survive the harsh, and often hazardous, weather. Cold wind, rain, and snow can wreak havoc on your car all through winter. These seven simple ways can keep your car safe during the cold season.