What Oil Type Toyota Tacoma Use?

If you’re like most people, you probably think that all lubrication oils are pretty much the same product. But as it turns out, there are many different types of oil, and each one has its own unique set of benefits and drawbacks. So, which one should you use in your Toyota Tacoma? Toyota recommends the … Read more

Head Gasket: What Is It and What For?

Learning about the different components in your car is difficult, especially when you don’t have access to the correct information or someone to learn from. Head gaskets are a component of engines that people often know nothing about. Luckily for you, I’m here to break down what it is and what it’s for.  A head … Read more

Timing Belt vs. Serpentine Belt

Your car relies on many moving parts working together to run correctly, and while some of those parts are visible underneath the hood, others are not. Two of the most important parts your vehicle relies on are the timing belt and the serpentine belt. The timing belt is inside your car’s engine and manages your … Read more

Ignition Relay Failure Symptoms

An ignition rely failure doesn’t happen often but it can cause big problems when it does strike your vehicle. Fortunately, it doesn’t take a lot of time or money to fix.  Ignition relay failure symptoms include a chronic dead battery, a burning smell from a melted relay, car stalling or not starting at all. While … Read more

Signs of a Bad Relay Switch

Your car is acting strangely and you don’t understand why. Since car problems often have some of the same symptoms, it’s important to know how to distinguish things like a bad relay switch from other possible issues.  Signs of a bad relay switch include engine stalls, engine not starting, dead battery in the mornings, erratic … Read more