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15 10, 2020

Why Does My Car Smell Bad?

By |2020-12-01T01:53:57-05:00October 15th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Do you experience a bad smell in your car and unsure about what is causing this strange smell? If you are, rest assured, this happens to many of us. Whenever you experience a bad odor in your vehicle instead of the familiar new-car smell, it means there's something that is causing this smell. The ideal [...]

1 10, 2020

How Does Regenerative Braking Work in My Hybrid Vehicle?

By |2020-11-25T00:45:38-05:00October 1st, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Since the inception of the Toyota Prius, the concept of regenerative braking has become very common in hybrid cars. Today, it is found in hybrid cars, electric bicycles, electric skateboards, and electric scooters, as well. Let's talk about the working of the regenerative braking system. While driving, cars have a lot of kinetic energy. When [...]

15 09, 2020

Maintenance Issues Common to Hybrid Vehicles

By |2020-10-13T01:12:48-04:00September 15th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Whether you currently own a hybrid or are thinking about owning one in the future, it's always a great idea to be aware of some of the more common issues that hybrid vehicles experience. As with any vehicle, a hybrid vehicle will experience maintenance issues that will need to be resolved. Knowing in advance the [...]

1 09, 2020

Signs Your Car May Need A Wheel Alignment

By |2020-09-25T02:43:20-04:00September 1st, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

While you're driving, if your vehicle starts pulling to the side, you may be in need of a car service. You may need to take your car in right away to get an alignment. Vehicle alignments are on the low end of expense, but the benefits are on the high end. This will make your [...]

1 08, 2020

Why is My Battery Light On?

By |2020-10-23T01:30:07-04:00August 1st, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Today vehicles are all equipped with a 12-volt battery that recharges as you drive. The battery powers the electrical components such as the lights (headlights and interior), radio, ignition system, and much more. Without the battery, your car will not run. It used to be that the only way you knew that battery was about [...]

15 07, 2020

Tire Changes, Wheel Alignments, and More Tire Maintenance Advice

By |2020-08-04T01:15:31-04:00July 15th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

What are you doing to ensure your tires and wheels are in good condition? There are some basic things everyone can learn how to do, and when to do, that make a difference in your car's performance. Engines and everything related to your car in that area may be complicated, but the tires and wheels [...]

1 07, 2020

How Do You Know When to Change Your Brake Pads?

By |2020-07-31T01:58:45-04:00July 1st, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Arguably, the brakes are the most important part of your vehicle. It's great to go fast, and it's great to accelerate fast, but what if you can't stop or can't stop quickly? I think most everyone will all agree, brakes are important. As with anything else in your car, proper upkeep and regular maintenance will [...]

8 06, 2020

How Does Your Hybrid Vehicle Work?

By |2020-06-23T01:23:07-04:00June 8th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Gasoline-powered vehicles utilize an internal combustion engine.  Electric vehicles are powered using a battery that is charged by plugging it in.  Hybrid electric vehicles are a combination of both of these.  Hybrid electric vehicles have not only an internal combustion engine, as well as a battery-powered electric motor.  Unlike the fully electric vehicles, these batteries [...]

1 06, 2020

Can You Improve Your Fuel Economy?

By |2020-06-23T09:01:10-04:00June 1st, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Fuel for your vehicle is not cheap, and most everyone is ok with saving a buck here and there. Something can be done to save yourself some money is by taking a look at the fuel economy for your vehicle. If you want to improve your fuel efficiency, there are things that you can do. [...]

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