When To Replace Your Serpentine Belt
You know that long belt that snakes around the front of your engine? It’s called the serpentine belt. The serpentine belt is driven by the engine as it turns. It powers your alternator, air conditioning compressor and power steering pump. On some vehicles, it also runs the water pump, radiator fan and power brakes.... Read More →
Posted on September 10, 2018 |
Prepare for summer
How to Prepare Your Car for a Road Trip
Many people have concerns about taking their cars on long trips, especially if they drive older or high-mileage cars. The truth is that long trips are actually easier on your car than day-to-day stop-and-go driving, but a breakdown far from home can slam the brakes on your v... Read More →
Posted on June 12, 2018 |
Spring Car Care Tips
All across the country, winter is winding down. With more sun and rising temperatures comes an entirely different strategy for car care. Fortunately, we're here to help. Here are six simple tips to help you care for your vehicle as winter makes way for spring.
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Posted on March 14, 2018 |
Why Are Alignments Important?
Suspension alignments are necessary for two main reasons: to forestall uneven tire wear and to be sure your car is handling optimally. Vehicle manufacturers have generally moved away from recommending that wheel alignments be checked or performed as part of a maintenance program, but only be done on an as-needed basi... Read More →
Posted on January 26, 2018 |
Jim’s Automotive Tips for Winter
Winter is the best time of year to make snow angels, however, it can be the worse time of year for inconvenient vehicle breakdowns. Here are a few useful tips to help keep
your vehicle running in tip-top shape so your hands and feet can stay warm and dry.
* Always consult your owner’s manual and follow the manu... Read More →
Posted on November 08, 2017 |