Hot Weather and Tire Issues

Hot Weather and Tire Issues

When was the last time you checked your spare tire? Do you even have one in your vehicle? If you do, check the tire pressure on it or have someone who knows help you to do that. It loses air after awhile and you want to make sure it’s properly inflated in case you need to change a tire and use that one.   You […]

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Washing and Cleaning The Vehicle – Warm Weather Tips

Washing and Cleaning The Vehicle – Warm Weather Tips

Car Cleaning Washing and cleaning a vehicle really isn’t rocket science. It gets dirty, full of pollen, covered in sand, the salt or chemicals put on the roads during the winter season (snow, ice, freezing rain). You want to keep the vehicle clean as it is part of keeping up the maintenance on it, not just the mechanical parts. There are other things that get […]

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Shocks VS Struts – Front and Rear Suspension

Shocks VS Struts – Front and Rear Suspension

Front Suspension Shock absorbers or “shocks” and struts are part of a vehicles suspension system. It is so the vehicle will absorb the bumps and ride smoother. Newer cars have both struts in the front and shocks in the rear. The struts are located in the front of the vehicle. The shocks are in the rear. Some struts and shocks will have coil springs over […]

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Book Review – Every Woman’s Quick & Easy Car Care – DIY

Book Review – Every Woman’s Quick & Easy Car Care – DIY

Every Woman’s Quick & Easy Car Care My Ranking: 10 Price: New from $28.72, Used from $0.96 Owners: Bridget Kachur Website: Amazon Paperback: 288 pages Publisher: Storey Publishing, LLC (May 1, 2002) Language: English ISBN-10: 1580174515 ISBN-13: 978-1580174510 Product Dimensions: 6.2 x 0.7 x 8.2 inches Shipping Weight: 14.9 ounces Average Customer Review: 4.3 out of 5 stars  7 customer reviews #1776 in Books > Engineering & Transportation > Transportation > Owner’s Manuals & Maintenance Guides Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #1,851,111 in Books #2988 in Books > Engineering & Transportation > Automotive > Repair & Maintenance […]

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Owner’s Manuals

Owner’s Manuals

Owner’s Manual The Owner’s Manual can be found in every new car, truck, crossover or SUV. It’s either in the glove box or in the console.  In order for you to take proper care of your vehicle, all of the basic knowledge you need is in your owner’s manual. The Owner’s Manual covers things such as …   Type of fuel.  How to change the […]

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Car Repair Manual – Do It Yourself

Car Repair Manual – Do It Yourself

Automotive Repair Manuals A vehicle repair manual is similar but different. The automotive repair manual is for doing extended troubleshooting, small and larger repairs by yourself. The owner’s manual gives you just the basic repair information such as fluid types, checking oil, brake fluid, radiator coolant, windshield wash fluid, the details of the vehicle (radio, interior lights, seat belts) and other information. This is called […]

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