I grew up around cars my entire life and could turn a wrench around the same time I learned to walk. As a result, I've learned a lot about car maintenance, repair, and mechanics. I also learned that a lot of people don't have that level of understanding, so I wanted to share my skills and my knowledge with others. I've created this site to help teach people how to maintain their own cars safely so that they don't risk disaster on the road. I hope the information here helps you to take better care of your car and maybe make fewer trips to the local auto repair shop.
4 March 2018
Your Nissan's brake pads play a significant role in your brake system. Your brake pads are necessary in order for you to stop effectively. Your brake pads will need to be changed numerous times over the life of your vehicle. Luckily, your brake pads will give you plenty of warnings that they need to be changed. #1 Pedal Vibrations One of the first things that you may notice is a change in your pedals.
20 July 2017
If you have a career as a commercial truck driver, you may have long wanted to become an owner operator. These professionals will enjoy some sizable advantages over company drivers. For those that are ready to make this transition, purchasing a Freightliner truck can be an intimidating but exciting process. In order to help you get the best value for this investment, there are basic guidelines that can help to avoid issues with this purchase.
18 July 2017
It is the one component on your vehicle that stands between you and the hazards that are whipping by as you speed down the road. Yet, many vehicle owners fail to give the windshield as much credit as they should. Some even see this as a device that is just as durable as the rest of the car. That is, of course, until a crack shows up and they're reminded that this vehicle component is indeed more fragile because it is composed of glass.
18 July 2017
When you think about renting a car, you might think about doing so when you're traveling. For example, if you are flying to your destination but want to be able to drive when you get there, renting a car can be a good idea. Even though many people do think about traveling when they think about car rentals, the truth is that a rental car can be handy for other things as well These are a few situations in which you may want to rent a car, even if you are staying in your hometown:
18 July 2017
If you own a 4-wheel drive vehicle that has a modified suspension system or lift kit on it, you may find that the drive shafts seem shorter now than they did before. They aren't but they might need to be altered or replaced if you are installing more than 6-inches of lift in the suspension. There are several reasons this may apply to your truck and different ways to deal with the issue.