What to Watch for When The Check Engine Light Comes on

Not many people are very car savvy, they aren't sure exactly what to do in a car emergency besides call a tow truck or a nearby mechanic. But when worse comes to worse you should know a little thing or two about your car when something goes wrong. For example, when your check engine light comes on, most of the time it won't be a major problem but sometimes it can be. So here are a few signs to look for when you notice your check engine light … [Read more...]

Tire Rotation is Important, Here’s Why

You may wonder what tire rotation is, yes your tires do rotate of course when you drive, but this tire rotation is different. It is when you actually have a mechanic or yourself rotate your tires, like the front ones go on the back or the left ones go on the right. Some people don't know this but it is very important to get your tires rotated. Tires are kind of like shoes, after a lot of use the tend to wear, and depending on how you walk or … [Read more...]

Here’s Why it’s Important to Chang Your Cabin Air Filter

Your cabin air filter is a filter that cleans the air that comes into your car from the the A/C, heating and ventilation. It's like any other filter that catches things in the air that can make a car ride unpleasant like pollen, dust, and other airborne things that can be bad for people with allergies or breathing problems. It filters the air coming in so you can breathe clean fresh air. After a certain amount of time you will need to change … [Read more...]

Tips To Make Your Traveling More Enjoyable

Most people enjoy traveling, whether it be to another country, another state or just to a different city. But with traveling comes responsibilities and some people may not enjoy all the aspects that go into traveling. Well here are some suggestions for those people to help make traveling more enjoyable for them. -If you are planning a big trip going off somewhere far, you will want to take some time off of work before the trip and even after. … [Read more...]

Stop Texting While Driving, Lead By Good Example

Over time distracted driving has become a huge issue and a major safety threat to U.S. drivers. Many parents like myself are worried about our teens getting into car crashes. Teens today are tech savvy, and addicted to thier cell phones. The problem with texting while driving is especially critical among teen drivers. Data has shown that our teen drivers from the age group of 16-19, are the greatest proportion of distracted drivers. Teens are … [Read more...]

Tips On Baby Proofing Your Car

Parents spend a lot of time and money just baby proofing their home, but do they ever stop to think what about their own vehicle? A vehicle is one of the most dangerous places you will put your baby in. You want nothing more than for them to be safe. You might be thinking, what more can you do besides buy a good car seat? Well here a few things you can do to keep your baby safe in the car: Position the car seat    The best location and … [Read more...]

6 Useful Tips To Save Money On Auto Repairs

Most people find themselves operating their vehicle at least once a day or more. Whether commuting to work, home, or running errands. As we go on with life doing our day to day we sometimes forget about the important maintenance involved when owning a vehicle. We get in it, it starts and goes, so then we think everything is great and go on about our day. Unfortunately many of us only take note if we here a strange noise or warning lights start … [Read more...]

Why Your Car Might Be Overheating and How to Prevent It

Keep in mind that even in Fall, and Winter when there is much cooler temperatures your car can still possibly overheat. Once this happens the engine runs too hot, and this could damage your car or even worse it could ruin your engine, and threaten your safety. This is a situation you must handle quickly so you don't totally destroy your engine. Use these tips help prevent your car from overheating: Watch Your Temperature Gauge. If you see the … [Read more...]