What to Do When Your Car Overheats

An overheating engine is a bad indication that there could be a myriad of problems going on with your vehicle. During the hot summer months, you should keep a close eye on your car’s temperature gauge. If you see the gauge move into the red area or see the “engine hot” warning come on while […]

How Often Should You Wash Your Car?

After buying a house, your vehicle is most likely your biggest investment. After your initial purchase, you have regular maintenance costs, tire replacements, and occasional repairs to pay for. A lot of money goes into your vehicle. So, of course, you will want to keep it protected and maintain its value the best you can. […]

4 Reasons Why Your Cruise Control Stopped Working

Cruise control is part of the electrical system of your vehicle that automatically controls your car’s speed. It does this by taking over the car throttle to maintain a steady speed set by the driver. Cruise control is advantageous to help drivers avoid the temptation to exceed the speed limit, and it can prevent driver […]

Is It Worth It to Buy a Hybrid Vehicle?

When it comes to buying a new vehicle, deciding between a standard gas car and a hybrid model can be a tough decision. Not all vehicles are fuel-efficient, environmentally friendly, and within your budget. You want to be informed about the pros and cons of both types of cars. Decide if it is worth it […]

Why does my steering wheel make noises when I turn?

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”] [et_pb_row admin_label=”row”] [et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text”] Most car owners would be a little worried if their steering wheel made noises when turning. And if the noises don’t display any apparent issues in how the car runs, many drivers would simply ignore the noises and continue driving. However, if you do hear creaking or strange […]

What does it mean when your ABS light is flashing?

The role of an anti-lock braking system (ABS) is to ensure the wheels don’t lock when brakes are applied. Most modern cars are designed with an anti-lock braking system as an added safety measure. ABS ensures the driver has control over the vehicle’s steering – so anytime you apply the brakes the ABS prevents the […]

Are Driverless Cars a Good Idea?

Traffic and parking are twin challenges of any major city, not just in the US, but across the globe. As traffic increases and our roads get congested, can the entry of driverless cars or autonomous cars make a difference? Are we looking at greener streets and cities and more importantly can driverless cars lead to […]

5 Car Maintenance Myths You Probably Thought Were True

Professional routine maintenance can help you avoid high repair costs and ensure your car continues to stay in good condition. A professional car technician, in addition to carrying out diagnostics and checks, will repair and replace parts as and when they are needed. Each time you make a routine service call your professional car technician […]

How Important is it to Change the Cabin Air Filter in My Car?

The cabin air filter is probably one of the most overlooked components of the car. You probably know about the engine air filter and the oil filter, both of which are checked during routine car servicing. However, most car owners probably aren’t aware their cars are also equipped with a cabin air filter and that […]

Why Is My Car Leaking Oil?

Oil leaks in cars are common. To some extent, even expected. However, that doesn’t mean oil leaks should be ignored. While an oil leak may not affect the basic functionality of your vehicle, it could be an indication of a serious safety issue. Oil leaks in cars could result in a fire outbreak or worse […]