Tag: car maintenance tips

Posted:
02/16/15

View image | gettyimages.com The engine puts the motor in motor vehicle. Without a functioning engine, a car is little more than a unmovable shell with tires. Taking care of your vehicle’s engine is one of the most important steps in vehicle maintenance. Unfortunately, the engine is also one of the most complex components of
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Posted:
01/20/15

View image | gettyimages.com The radiator is one of the most important components of a vehicle. Maintaining the radiator is essential to prevent engine failure. The engine produces an extreme amount of heat as it runs, and the radiator facilitates cooling by drawing damaging heat away from the engine with radiator fluid. Because of the
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Posted:
12/08/14

One of the most integral components of your vehicle is the brakes. As winter progresses and snowy, icy conditions increase in regularity, your vehicle’s brakes will become even more integral. The brake system in cars is a complex system that utilizes leverage, hydraulics, and friction to bring the car to stop. These three principles are
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Posted:
09/26/14

Maintaining your vehicle is the most important thing you can do to prevent collisions–beyond exercising good driving behavior. Mechanical failures are a real risk for any vehicle and represent an easily preventable cause of accidents. While maintaining your car can be an expensive endeavor, there are some basic items you should aim to maintain month
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