5 Signs That Your Heater Core is Going Out

5 Signs That Your Heater Core is Going Out Been experiencing something with your vehicle that makes you suspect your heater core may be failing?  Continue reading to learn 5 common signs that your vehicles heater core may need to be serviced or repaired.  To learn more about how the heater core works, click here. 1. Your Heat Is Not Working This one may seem like a no brainer, however, the problem could be in another part of the system, such as a fault blower motor, electrical issue, etc. If all other components test good, there is more than likely
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What Is The Purpose of A Cars Heater Core?

  What Is The Purpose of A Cars Heater Core? So, what exactly does a vehicles heater core do and how do I know if mine is not functioning properly? Excellent questions! Continue reading to learn all about your vehicles heater core. What Is a Heater Core? A heater core is a part of your cars cooling system.  It is basically a tiny radiator that is used to disperse heat and allow your heater and defroster to function.  The primary purpose the heater core serves is heating the cabin of your vehicle. How Does It Work? At the same time
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Why Flush My Brakes?

Why Flush My Brakes? If you are like most people, the only time you think about your cars braking system is when you begin to hear a grinding noise or you experience shaking/vibration when pressing the brake pedal.  These obvious signs are typically enough to visit your local auto repair shop and we strongly recommend taking your car in immediately if you experience these symptoms.  So if you’re not experiencing any out of the ordinary symptoms then you should be good to go, right? Well, not always… What is happening behind the scenes of your cars braking system is something
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How To Detail Your Car Like The Pros

How To Detail Your Car Like The Pros So your trying to get your car looking fresh for summer, but just can’t seem to get it as clean as you would like.  You remember back when you or a friend had a car detailed by a professional and how immaculate it looked when you got it back.  You also remember what it cost to take it to a professional and let’s just say it’s not exactly in the budget for this summer.  Don’t worry, you are not alone and this article will explain exactly how you can get your car
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Complete Automotive Specialists

Find An Auto Repair Expert… There are many important factors to consider when it comes to finding an auto repair shop to call home.  Finding a trustworthy shop with a strong reputation, certified technicians, and the proper business accreditation’s are all extremely important things to consider.  Another thing that is very important is finding a shop that has the necessary skills to handle all of your automotive needs. On the same note, there are a number of reasons why a person should avoid “shop hopping”.  Taking your vehicle to multiple shops who all specialize in different things can be problematic for a
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Automotive Mechanics – Today vs. 20 years ago

The 21st Century Mechanic The Evolution Of The Vehicle The rapid advancements in the automotive industry and the constant evolution of the vehicle have created a huge shift in the day-to-day job of mechanics.  In the past, a person who knew the motor inside and out would make for an excellent automotive mechanic.  The same held true for a transmission expert who could rebuild a manual transmission with their eyes closed.  Since then, the industry has seen a massive shift into the electronic world of vehicles and has drastically changed the requirements of the automotive mechanic. Pre OBD I In
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The 8 Speed Transmission

The 8 Speed Transmission Lately it seems that all the hype in the auto industry is about the huge advancements in the efficiency of vehicles being produced.  With fuel economy being at the top of consumer’s checklists of must have’s, you can see why companies have been spending so much time and money developing transmissions that maximize efficiency.  Continue reading for more information from the experts in the industry more about the latest advancements of the automatic transmission… A Brief History… The 8 speed transmission was first introduced to the Unites States in 2011 when it was installed in the Chrysler 300. 
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