Trust Your Mechanic

Find Your Mechanic

Are All Mechanics The Same? Not.  Mechanics and Repair Shops are not created equal.  With the amount of new and old cars that have been produced, no mechanic or shop can possibly work on every make and model vehicle out on the street.  Find a shop or mechanic in advance of committing to taking your Read more about Find Your Mechanic[…]

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Summer Car Care

Remember Looks Are Everything Often over looked is the keeping of your vehicle looking good.  Care Care products not only make your vehicle look like new, most of these products actually help in maintaining the longevity of your vehicle. Car Care products are endless.  There is stuff for the inside and outside, sprays, creams and Read more about Summer Car Care[…]

Cabin Air Filter Replacement

Change Your Air Filters

Importance of Filters Air filters are sight unseen but they play a vital role in your vehicle!   There are two types of filters.  One for the engine and the other is for the cabin compartment. Engine Air Filter helps prevent harmful debris, dirt and contaminants from entering your engine. The Cabin Filter, started appearing in vehicles Read more about Change Your Air Filters[…]

Seasonal Maintenance

Seasons Change – Be Safe     Believe it, your vehicle knows this to be true. We have written before in greater detail about  how important all these systems are for peace of mind driving and safety. So this article is just a reminder to Pay Attention to warning signs of battery, tires, brakes, coolant, Read more about Seasonal Maintenance[…]

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Hybrids Electrics and Taxes

It’s that time of the year when folks are looking for the IRS rebate checks.  There are many advantages to save money with Hybrids and Electric vehicles. The IRS in the state of Nevada offers a $7500 tax credit on your personal taxes for electric vehicle purchase.  NO SMOG on most Hybrids and Electric vehicles Read more about Hybrids Electrics and Taxes[…]

Front End Alignment Safety

Front End Alignment Safety Warning Signals When your wheel alignment gets a mind of it’s own, DO NOT overlook the problem or other potential issues. Letting this issue drag on can cost you hundreds, thousands or your life. Laying out a large sum of cash for a set of new tires, bushings, alignment and other Read more about Front End Alignment Safety[…]

Budgeting Annual Car Repairs

New Year’s Diagnostic Starting the New Year off on the right foot means taking a look at your vehicles health for the coming year.  Most car owners are reactionary.  Their vehicle starts failing or having occasional issues and take it to the mechanic for repairs.   Try being Pro-active and have your car totally looked over Read more about Budgeting Annual Car Repairs[…]

Popular Hybrid Cars Today

Most car manufacturers have some sort of hybrid vehicle in their product line. The car industry is ramping up the technology for battery and hydrogen powered car for the next decade.  2020 to 2030 will be very interesting years for the automotive industry as a whole.  Add self-driving vehicles into the mix, along with battery Read more about Popular Hybrid Cars Today[…]

Front-End Alignment Old Vehicles

In simple terms, a wheel alignment consists of adjusting the vehicle’s wheels so that they are perpendicular to the street and have a parallel relationship to each other. The end result of these wheel adjustments is to maximum tire life and to make sure the vehicle holds and tracks straight and when driving on a Read more about Front-End Alignment Old Vehicles[…]

Future Hybrid Trucks, Cars & SUVs

It is game on in the Hybrid World right now.  The future is bright and numerous big name manufactures are developing and revamping existing products into hybrids. Tractor Trailer commercial hauling vehicles are being built and tested with 100 percent battery power.  Several new start-up companies are building service vehicles for niche market applications in Read more about Future Hybrid Trucks, Cars & SUVs[…]