Categories for Vehicle Maintenance

How To Get Your Boat Ready For Spring

March 27, 2023

How To Get Your Boat Ready For Spring After a long winter, it’s time to get your boat back in the water. Getting your boat ready for spring is important, both for safety and for performance. Here are some tips to help you do that. Clean The Hull Taking time to clean the hull of your boat will make it ready for spring boating. It will remove built-up algae, fish scales, and other biological growth. The first step is to choose the right hull cleaner for your vessel. Look for a marine-safe, eco-friendly, and biodegradable option. This will prevent chemicals from... View Article

Understanding Your Car’s Emergency Lights

March 17, 2023

Your car’s dashboard has plenty of lights that illuminate briefly as you drive. These are how your vehicle communicates with you that something’s wrong. Occasionally one of them will stay on for longer than usual, which can be an important warning sign. Understanding what each one means is crucial to avoid any breakdowns or accidents.  Oil Pressure Warning  Your engine needs oil to provide lubrication and carry heat away from the internal combustion chamber. This oil circulates in a pressurized stream through the engine’s many precision-made metal parts. If the oil doesn’t flow properly, it can cause serious problems in... View Article

5 Signs Your Brakes Are In Need Of Attention

February 16, 2023

• The Brake Light Is On  When your brake light comes on, it’s a warning that something is wrong with the system. Most cars have a brake light that looks like a circle with an exclamation mark or a letter “P.” It’s located somewhere on the dashboard and can vary from car to car, but it typically indicates something may be wrong with your brakes. In any case, if your brake light comes on it’s time to call a mechanic and get it fixed. The longer you wait, the more expensive repairs can be.  • The Brake Pedal Feels Mushy ... View Article

5 Truck Transmission Problems You Shouldn’t Ignore

February 16, 2023

A transmission is the heart of your truck’s drivetrain and it’s important to keep yours in tip-top shape. Even minor problems can become much bigger and more expensive if you ignore them. That’s why it’s crucial to pay attention to your transmission and its symptoms as soon as possible. Below are 5 truck transmission problems that you shouldn’t ignore:  • Slippage  If your transmission slips, it can pose a serious safety risk for you and other drivers on the road. A slipping transmission may also cause problems with the engine, such as low engine performance or a lack of power.... View Article

6 Benefits of Maintaining Your Car

January 1, 2023

Since the introduction of cars in our lives, transportation or movement from one place to another has been made easy. Despite making our lives easy, there are risks associated with operating cars. Through car maintenance, you ensure that all systems within the vehicle are properly functioning.  Some of the routine car maintenance activities include: Components tightening Frequent fluid checks and changing Cleaning and replacing damaged parts This article will look at six benefits of maintaining your vehicle. 1. Improves Safety As we know, safety begins with you, which is not an exception when driving a car. With a well-maintained vehicle,... View Article

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