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Why Won’t My Car Battery Hold a Charge?

Published 07:00 AM, Fri March 23, 2018


Why Won’t My Car Battery Hold a Charge?     Knowing how to jumpstart a car battery is a good skill to have—but what happens when it’s not enough? Most of the time when your car won’t start, you assume it’s because there is a problem with the battery. You pull out the jumper cables, […]


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How Often Should You Wash Your Car?

Published 07:00 AM, Fri December 29, 2017


  There are a couple of ways to keep your car clean—either paying for an automated car wash service or simply grabbing a bucket and sponge and tackling it yourself. However you do it, car washing is important—and not just for the obvious aesthetic reasons.   Why Having a Clean Car Matters   Your vehicle […]


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What Transmission Do I Have?

Published 07:00 AM, Fri December 1, 2017


  Your vehicle’s transmission is the most complicated system in the entire car—and arguably the most important. As such, if you ever need to have repairs made or a rebuilt, you’ll need to know exactly which type your vehicle uses. We don’t just mean manual versus automatic. Hopefully, you know the answer to that one! […]


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How Does a Radiator Work?

Published 07:00 AM, Fri November 24, 2017


  The radiator is one of the most misunderstood automotive components. This may be because a car radiator works so differently from a home radiator. The one in your home works essentially to warm up the immediate surroundings—but the one in your car does something a little different.   Your Engine Cooling System   It’s […]


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Where is the Temperature Sensor on a Car?

Published 07:00 AM, Fri November 17, 2017


  The vehicles of today are all pretty smart. They come equipped with sensors and gauges to help alert owners to potential problems or maintenance needs. One of the most important of these sensors—and perhaps one of the most overlooked—is the coolant temperature sensor, sometimes abbreviated as the CTS. But what does this sensor do, […]


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