• 4 Things To Think About When At An Auto Body Repair Shop

    18 September 2015

    If you are in need of auto repairs, you are most likely going to turn to the professionals. After all, they have all the right tools and equipment that will make repairs quick and easy. However, there are certain things to consider when taking your vehicle to an auto body repair shop. For example, you will want to be sure that you: Don't Authorize Work Without a Written Estimate: To ensure that you are not overspending on your auto repairs, you want to be sure that you require a written estimate on your repairs before you have them done.

  • Common Sunroof Problems And How To Fix Them

    12 August 2015

    Having water coming in your car where you don't want it to be is frustrating, but don't seal up that sunroof just yet. Many sunroof problems are simple to fix. With a few basic tools you can repair the causes of some basic leak issues. Learning to fix your sunroof is a great way to get your hands dirty. With a little elbow grease you'll be able to keep the water where you want it to be and still have fun in the sun.

  • Going For A Ride On The Back Of Someone's Harley Davidson? A Few Tips For Being A Great Passenger

    22 July 2015

    If you have a friend who owns and rides a Harley Davidson motorcycle, there may come a time when you will be asked if you want to go on a ride with him or her. If you do not have a lot of experience riding on the back of a motorcycle this can be a scary proposition. Before hopping on, there are a few things you need to know that someone who drives all the time may not think to tell you.

  • Don't Make One Of These Mistakes With Your Brakes

    24 June 2015

    When out for a drive, the last thing you want is to push down on the brakes and have them not work for you. It could put your life on the line in a matter of seconds. Instead of taking anything to chance, you need to take your vehicle in for regular brake inspections to make sure you aren't ever put in this type of situation. However, you need to make sure you go to someone who is trained to do the job right.

  • How To Determine If Your Old Car Should Be Repaired Or Replaced

    8 June 2015

    If you have an older car that seems like it's reaching the end of its lifetime, it may be confusing to know whether you should simply stick with more repair work or replace it entirely. While the decision has a lot to do with your own personal situation, there are several factors you can consider to make the choice easier. With the following tips in mind, you can determine if it's best to get the repairs you need or replace the car.

  • How To Know When To Repair Your Windshield Wipers

    19 May 2015

    Most drivers never think about the condition of their windshield wipers until they get stuck in bad weather. A blizzard or snow storm can openly expose the ineffectiveness of your wipers to clear away rainwater, mist or snow, but it could be too late by then as you might already be in a deadly situation due to poor visibility. Instead of waiting until you are in a perilous situation, desperately squinting through your hazy windshield trying to see what's ahead after your wipers fail you on the road, you should at least take precautions to ensure the wipers will be reliable when you need them to be.

  • Top 4 Reasons Your Alternator May Not Be Working Correctly

    5 May 2015

    If your battery is not working, the real problem may be your alternator. Your alternator and your battery work together to provide your vehicle with the energy that it needs to do its job. If your battery is holding its charge, one of these four problems may be the reason your alternator is not pulling its weight. #1: Computer Issues In most newer vehicles, your alternator is directly connected to the vehicle's computer system.