As the days get shorter during the fall months, your headlights will be on longer so now is a great time to make sure you can see and be seen while on the road by checking that all the light bulbs are functioning, and cleaning or replacing any cloudy or scratched lenses.
No matter what, back-to-school is busy for everyone and now is the perfect time to make sure your car is at the top of its class. Be prepared and get ready for this busy time by following these simple guidelines!
Brake dust, pulsing in the brake pedal, scraping sounds, and grinding noises all mean something. Here is a quick translator guide for you.
Gas prices in Northern California continue to climb. And there has never been a more important time to keep your vehicle maintained. Good car care at Quality Tune-Up Shops actually pays for itself in fuel savings.
Distracted driving affects us all. Everyday, more and more of your fellow drivers can be seen driving with one hand on the phone, and another attempting to drive. But distracted driving can also happen due to a variety of other objects in your vehicle.
You count on your brake pads to do a lot for you and your vehicle. Your brake pads are the essential parts that rub against the brake rotor to slow and safely stop your vehicle. Over time, they eventually wear down.
It’s common knowledge that, at some point, motor oil must be changed. But many drivers are unaware of what makes oil changes necessary.
The purpose of oil is to cut friction within your engine. When you have good, clean oil that’s doing its job properly, it means the components of your engine are working well without rubbing together and causing corrosion.
It’s simple: Dirty oil is less effective than clean oil. The oil in your car is like the blood in your veins. If it’s not there or it’s dirty, your vehicle can’t function properly. If it’s not there or it’s dirty, your vehicle can’t function properly.