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Understanding Auto Service Tasks

Hello, my name is Davey Jerome. Welcome to my site about auto service. When I was a young boy, the first task I learned to perform on my dad’s truck was an oil change. I delighted in letting the old oil flow out into the drain pan and removing the old filter. Adding the new filter and oil seemed to rejuvenate that old truck and ready it for another day of work on the farm. I will use this site to explore the process of performing automotive services on your own. I hope you can use the information on my site to learn about this important task.

3 Reasons Your Next Car Should Have A Manual Transmission

3 June 2016
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Are you looking to buy a new vehicle, but unsure whether to go with an automatic or manual transmission? In addition to being slightly cheaper than their automatic counterparts, manual transmissions have a few other advantages to consider. Better gas mileage If you face a daily commute, there's a good chance you've considered how much you spend each year on gas. In 2015, the average American spent $1,400 at the pump—which, while down from $1,950 in 2014, is still a significant amount of money. Read More …

4 Problems A Car Might Have With A Problematic Transmission

3 June 2016
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Are you frustrated with the check engine light staying on in your car? If you know that the engine is not in need of a repair, the problem might stem from something being wrong with the transmission. You must understand that the transmission and engine work together to help the gears function. A lack of transmission fluid is one of the common reasons for transmission problems. Take a look at this article for more insight about what can happen to your car when the transmission is not functioning as it should. Read More …

3 Common Problems Affecting Automobile Air Conditioners

3 June 2016
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Air conditioners single handedly make driving your car in the heat of summer a bearable task. Therefore, an air conditioner that has stopped working the way it should can easily throw you into a panic. If your car's AC hasn't been working the way it should recently, read on. This article will teach you about three common problems and what they mean. Excess Moisture In The Air Conditioner Inconsistent cooling is generally the result of moisture that has penetrated the interior of your car's air conditioning system. Read More …

What The Color Of Your Exhaust Smoke Is Telling You

2 June 2016
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Exhaust smoke coming out of your car is never a good thing. Yet, for those who know how to recognize the signs, it can offer a valuable clue about just what is going wrong with your car. If you would like to know more about how to "read" your exhaust smoke, read on. This article will teach you about three common colors of exhaust smoke, and what each one means. Read More …

Touching Up Chipped Car Paint: 3 Helpful Tips

2 June 2016
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Dealing with chipped and dinged paint is an inevitable part of car ownership. Many people write off such damage, thinking that it presents no real threat--only to find themselves having to pay through the nose when rust takes over their car. If you would like to learn how to avoid this expensive scenario, read on. This article will provide three helpful tips for touching up chipping automobile paint. Always begin with a thorough cleaning. Read More …