How To Tell If Dealer Rotated Tires

If you’ve ever rotated the tires you might have gotten the question of “has my dealer actually rotated my tires?” In this article, we’ve gathered 3 methods to help you figure out that question as well as collect additional information on the topic. Probably the easiest way to tell if the dealer has rotated your … Read more

Should I Balance My Tires Before An Alignment?

Tire balancing and alignment are often confused. Both of them serve an important role in making sure your wheels/vehicle is in its best condition and performance. You don’t have to balance your tires before an alignment, it is completely up to you. They are 2 separate services aiming at different things. Tire balancing is done … Read more

Can You Drive a Car With a Bad Fuel Injector?

Fuel injectors are an integral part of your engine, without them, your car will simply not drive. But what if your fuel injectors are dirty? stuck? leaking? or have generally gone bad? Can you still drive? In this article, we’ll discuss the prerequisites you need to know to answer that question. As well as provide … Read more

My Car Has Metal Shavings In Motor Oil – Is It Bad?

Oil is just as important for the engine as blood for humans. It is designed to lubricate the moving parts of the engine to ensure its smooth operation. When oil becomes contaminated with debris, such as metal shavings, it can no longer function properly. Performance impact is only a minor change that metal shavings can … Read more

How Do I Know If My Car Needs New Shocks?

Malfunctions of shock absorbers greatly affect the behavior of the car on the road. Shock absorbers (otherwise known as a damper) provide not only comfort while driving but also safety. Efficient shock absorbers ensure that the tires are in constant contact with the road surface so that wheels do not lose traction even on bumps. Knowing … Read more

How Far Can You Drive On a Flat Tire?

A punctured wheel is not a problem if you have a spare tire and a set of wrenches. Changing it is a matter of 30-40 minutes. But what if you don’t have a spare tire nor tools? Or your knowledge is not enough for such repair? Is it possible to drive to the nearest mechanic … Read more

The Truth About Seafoam: Negative Effects

Seafoam is said to be one of the most reliable solutions for breaking up sludge, dirt, and keeping your engine clean. But did you know that there are some negative effects? We’ll explain what they are in a moment.  It’s a matter of debate whether or not Seafoam is safe to use on vehicles. Some … Read more