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Hoses and Belts: When to Replace Them and Why

February 27, 2018 Published by Leave your thoughts

Car maintenance can be complicated and confusing even for the most mechanically-minded of us. If you don’t have much experience completing minor repairs on your vehicle, or you don’t know that much about your car’s operation to begin with, servicing your vehicle can become even more daunting. Thankfully, automotive technicians are there to take care of repair and service for you. Still, it’s important that you understand a little bit about some of the basic components of your vehicle so that you know how frequently they need to be serviced or replaced. Your hoses and belts are just a couple... View Article

Antilock Brakes: Are They Good for Winter Driving?

February 7, 2018 Published by Leave your thoughts

Antilock brakes have been around for over two decades, but many of us still don’t know much about them, how they work or even if our car has them! You might assume that if your car is “new” enough, you get an antilock brake system (ABS) automatically, but that’s still not always the case. An easy way to see if you have them is to start up your car and take a look at the dash behind your steering wheel. If you have ABS, a little light will come on that shows it. Whether or not you have ABS, it’s... View Article