Often Overlooked Vehicle Maintenance

wheel alignment

No one wants their vehicle to suddenly stop working, forcing them to suddenly spend multiple hours in a repair shop waiting room or several days waiting to get their car back. Yet many people overlook some simple maintenance that helps ensure that your vehicle runs smoothly. You don’t have to be an automobile expert to… Read more »

Why Won’t My Car Start?

A woman looks in her vehicle's engine

It’s one of the most frustrating things that can happen to a person. You get in your car to get ready to head out somewhere. Maybe you’re headed to work, or home from work after a long, stressful day. Perhaps you’re trying to meet some friends out or are about to start off on a… Read more »

How to Know When It’s Time for New Motorcycle Tires

A woman checks on her motorcycle tire

A motorcycle affords you a feeling of freedom that most other vehicles cannot. Any experienced rider knows how to protect themselves on their bike – they wear a helmet and are careful not to put themselves in anyone’s blind spot. But one danger a biker may not consider is riding on failing tires that need… Read more »

Signs You Need to Get your Transmission Checked

Part of a transmission system of a car

The transmission in your car plays a valuable role in allowing your vehicle to function properly. Its purpose is to ensure that the exact right amount of power is sent to the wheels to drive at your desired speed. When it starts to fail or not work as well as it should, you need to… Read more »

When to Get a Wheel Alignment

A car wheel without a tire

The alignment of the wheels on your car is something you probably don’t think much about until you’re dealing with some sort of issue. In fact, you may not even realize that the issue you’re dealing with is being caused by unaligned wheels. But a lack of alignment can cause a number of problems for… Read more »

Why a Functional Alternator is So Important

Alternator inside a vehicle

If you own a vehicle, you have likely heard of an alternator, but you may not know exactly what it does. However, it’s an absolutely vital aspect of ensuring your car continues to run smoothly. That’s why it’s so important to immediately get it repaired or replaced if you notice any signs that it has… Read more »

Signs Your AC Compressor is Failing

A man in a hot car tugs at his collar

There are few things more important to ensuring a comfortable summer drive than a functioning air conditioning system. Having to go without AC on those sweltering summer days can be unbearable. That’s why it’s so important to know the signs that your compressor may be starting to fail, so you can nip that issue in… Read more »

Signs You Should Get Your Brakes Checked

A driver steps on the brake

Very few things are more important to driver safety than a functional braking system. Your brakes ensure that you can operate a heavy piece of machinery at high speeds without becoming a danger to yourself or others. This is why it’s vital that the braking system in your car or motorcycle is operating at top… Read more »

Why Have Smog Testing Performed for Your Vehicle

Woman coughing from air pollution

Smog (emissions) testing is regularly performed on vehicles to make sure they are not releasing high levels of harmful chemicals into the air. These tests are often required in larger metropolitan areas, as these chemicals being exposed to the air can not only create a danger to breathe in but can create dangerous smog that… Read more »

3 Signs It’s Time to Have Your Alternator Inspected

Alternator inside a vehicle

Your vehicle’s alternator is one of its most important components, and when not working properly, can lead to a variety of issues. If your vehicle has trouble starting, accessories are malfunctioning or any other strange electrical issues are occurring, it is time to have the alternator checked by a professional auto repair team. If left… Read more »