2017

Stopping Power: The Most Important Modifications For Autocross Racing Are Your Brakes, Not Your Engine

Many novice autocross racers who want to improve their lap times start out by modifying their engines. Horsepower is certainly a huge factor when it comes to winning races on drag strips and long road courses. However, when it comes to autocross races, handling and braking performance are much more important. Autocross Racing 101 Most autocross races are held in parking lots. The courses are built out of a series of road cones arranged into a tight series of turns. Read More 

3 Signs Of A Leaking Exhaust Manifold

Your vehicle's exhaust manifold is the part of your exhaust system that moves fumes from your engine's cylinders to the tailpipe. A leak in the exhaust manifold can be a serious issue, firstly because it increases the emissions of your vehicle and can make it likely that you will fail an emissions test, but more importantly because it can allow fumes to enter your car, which can be a serious (even life-threatening) health hazard. Read More 

Is Your Old Truck Showing Its Miles? 3 Common Causes Of Overheating

Over the years, your truck has given you many miles of faithful service, and you love knowing that your diesel fuel injection system gives you maximum efficiency. However, high temperatures compromise the ability of this system to work efficiently, and the last thing you want is to be stranded on the side of the road with an overheating engine. For this reason, it is important to explore these three possible causes so that you can arrange for diesel repair that keeps your truck running at peak efficiency for many more miles. Read More 

3 Things You Should Know If Your Car’s Window Is Smashed During A Break-In

Having your car broken into can be a nightmare. People do this in different ways, but one common way of breaking into a car is breaking a window, such as by throwing a brick or other heavy object at it. Then, the thief can gain access to the inside of the car to take your stereo, cash or anything else of value. If you find that your car has a smashed window after a break-in, you might not be sure of what to do. Read More 

Not Sure If Your Transmission Is Having Trouble? Here Is How To Know

It is crucial that you are doing everything you can to spot the early warning signs of a failing transmission. The sooner you spot such signs, the sooner you will be able to get the vehicle into a reputable transmission repair shop. Also, the sooner you can have the issue dealt with, the more likely it is that the transmission will be able to be fixed, instead of having to be replaced. Read More