Do you like to shop for shoes in Ocala?When buying a running shoe, is quality important?Does durability matter as long as the shoes look fabulous?Would you rather have one pair of long lasting shoes or two pairs of lower quality shoes at the same price?Is the warranty important when buy...
Posted in Tires and Wheels
on November 13, 2017
Your vehicle alternator doesn't get enough credit. Though your battery gets your engine started, after that – it's all about the alternator.
Driving around Ocala is a lot of work for your alternator, and as upgrades such as heated steering wheels, cooled seats, stability control and la...
Posted in Fluids
on November 05, 2017
Motorists in North America drive about 3 trillion miles/4.8 trillion kilometers every year. There are over 250+ million licensed drivers, and approximately 6.2 million accidents happen every year. Unfortunately, if we're going to drive vehicles, there are going to be accidents. Knowing what to do...
Posted in Monitoring System
on October 30, 2017
Many Ocala drivers probably don't think of their shock absorbers as an important safety system; but that's just what shocks and struts are. They're all about ride control – keeping your vehicle tires in contact with the road and managing body motion.Every time you hit a bump or pothole ...
Posted in Shocks & Struts
on October 25, 2017
The transmission system in your vehicle allows you to change gears. Lower gears are power gears. They get your vehicle moving and get it up hills. Higher gears get the vehicle up to speed and get it rolling faster. If you have a standard transmission, then you have to do the work of shi...
Posted in Timing Belt
on October 18, 2017
Ocala drivers may feel intimidated when they take their vehicles to a service center. They have questions but aren't sure how to ask. They don't want to feel embarrassed about their lack of knowledge. They don't want to make the service technician feel that they don't trust him.If your ...
Posted in Service Standards
on October 10, 2017
Have you ever noticed that your vehicle has a schedule in your owner's manual for what is called “severe service” maintenance? Let's define what severe driving conditions aren't: The easiest driving a vehicle experiences is traveling on the interstate for 20 miles (32 kilometers) or mor...
Posted in Service Intervals
on October 03, 2017
Used vehicles are certainly an economical choice for budget-conscious Ocala drivers. But how can we know we're getting a good used vehicle and not just inheriting someone else's problems?There are good used vehicles for sale in the Ocala area. Vehicles are sold when families upsize, when families...
Posted in Older Vehicles
on September 29, 2017
Knowing how their engine works can help Ocala drivers make informed decisions about auto care and prevent repairs to their vehicles. This is especially true when it comes to timing belts.An engine's power is generated in the cylinders. Inside the cylinder is a piston that moves up and d...
Posted in Timing Belt
on September 12, 2017
A vehicle's suspension system is tough. It can last for years and after lots of driving for Ocala drivers. But it can be damaged quickly by hitting a pothole, curb or rock, and it can wear more quickly if you frequently drive off-road or on bumpy roads. A workhorse vehicle — one that hauls heavy ...
Posted in Suspension
on September 06, 2017