Cool Car Tips and Advice

Engine Cooling System Vs. A/C System

It’s officially summer for #MaintenanceMondays! What part of the car keeps YOU cool? The air conditioning system (HVAC), uses refrigerant/freon and a compressor and fan to push cold air into the passenger cabin. The engine cooling system, which uses coolant/antifreeze, regulates the engine’s temperature and warms the cabin. A summer vehicle check can help keep […]

The Five Worst Things You Can Do To Wash Your Car

The Five Worst Things You Can Do To Wash Your Car It’s common sense. Take care of your car and it will last longer. When you wash your car on a sunny day and then dry it with a soft, old T-shirt, you may think you’re lovingly protecting its surface, but you could actually be harming […]

Everything you need to know about the Oil Change

Your Car’s life blood….The Oil Change One of the most common tasks to perform is replacing your engine oil. Frequent oil changes are supposedly the most important thing you can do to maintain and prolong the life of your engine. With the better oils that are available today, the requirement for frequent changes is diminishing. […]

What you should know about Antifreeze and Engine Coolant

Antifreeze and Engine Coolant are the life of your vehicle. They are just as important as your oil! What Should You Do? If you want to play it smart, check your antifreeze and engine coolant levels on a weekly basis, especially in extreme temperatures. Most vehicles have see-through, plastic reservoirs, clearly marked with fill lines to make it easy. […]