Category : Maintenance

Maintenance, Repair, Replacement: Ideas to Keep You Rolling.

Car Maintenance Checklist For Your College-Bound Kid

Textbooks? Ordered. Bean bag chair? Packed! A safe vehicle? Time to double check. If your child is taking a car to college, there are a few additional things to consider on top of their dorm room necessities. Walk through this checklist with your college-bound kid to make sure their car will be there for them when they need it most. Read More

White, Blue or Black: What Is My Exhaust Color Telling Me?

The phrase “black and blue” usually describes a bad bruise. What does it mean if your vehicle’s exhaust is one of these colors? Before your next drive has a chance to "go up in smoke," review our car exhaust color coding to help you determine if it may be time for an oil leak repair, an engine tune-up, a coolant check, or something more serious. Read More

What Causes Engine Knocking?

If there’s something everyone can agree on, it’s that cars can make weird noises. It could be a squeal, a clunk, or even a rumble and roar. If the sound is closer to a "knock," you may be dealing with problems under the hood—problems that could cause engine damage if left unresolved. Read on to learn why it's truly no joking matter. Read More