Abbreviations and What They Are

Abbreviations and What They Are

Here’s a listing of some of the different common vehicle abbreviations and what they are. It will help you to understand things better when you read things in regard to vehicles, such as parts and things.    DIY – Do It Yourself HID – High Intensity Discharge (Headlights on newer cars) ECM – Engine Control Module (Main Computer in the vehicle) EGR – Exhaust Gas […]

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Car Battery – For GM and Others

Car Battery – For GM and Others

  Vehicle batteries come in many different sizes and shapes.  The two different ones I’ll be talking about today are the Top Mount and the Side Mount battery and also the DUAL Mount batteries.  (There are also Gel batteries like Optima and Deep Cycle batteries for Diesel.) The battery is determined by the Year, Make, Model and Engine size of a vehicle (4 cylinder, 6 […]

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The Extreme Cold – Do’s and Don’ts

The Extreme Cold – Do’s and Don’ts

It has been extremely cold in New England and other states and countries this year.  There are a list of some things that you can do to prevent damage to your vehicle and keep yourself safe as well. We are having an Artic Winter this year and it’s extremely cold outside and has a drastic effect on the vehicles we drive. The newer cars have […]

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