Rust is one of a car's worst nightmares; all it takes is a small area of rust to quickly turn into a large area of corrosion and damage. Not only is rust unsightly and detracts from the value of your car, but rust in certain places (such as your engine) can even affect your vehicle's performance. Fortunately, there are plenty of tips you can keep in mind if you want to protect your car from rust damage. [Read More]
Preparing For Road Emergencies: Three Things Every Driver Should Do
Road emergencies can happen at the most inconvenient times, whether they occur during a severe storm or when you are simply late for a meeting or appointment. Staying prepared for road emergencies can help alleviate stress, keep you safe and get you back on the road a bit faster. Here are three things every driver should do to prepare for road emergencies. Keep Emergency Towing Information Handy Having access to emergency towing and roadside assistance handy is critical for getting you and your disabled vehicle off of a busy roadway quickly. [Read More]
Signs That You Might Be In Need Of New Brakes
It is important to make sure that you are keeping up with the replacement of the brakes for your vehicle. To help make sure that you are always aware of when you need replacement brakes, you might want to check out the following signs. The Pedal Is Vibrating When you apply pressure to the brake pedal, it should go down in a smooth manner and you should not feel any movement from it while you are pressing on it. [Read More]
Are Noisy Brakes A Sign You Need Brake Service?
Many car owners don't know enough about their vehicles that they can tell whether or not the brakes are in good shape. That's why when the brakes start to make noise some car owners can start to feel a little panicked. Are noisy brakes a sign you need brake service? Noisy brakes tend to bother a lot of car owners, but the good news is that squeaking noises from your wheels don't have to be a sign that your car needs brake service. [Read More]