Replace Alternator or Replace the Battery

Replace Alternator or Replace the Battery

Replace the alternator or should you replace the battery? That is the question. You know your car quit starting, but it is tricky to figure out what part is causing it. You don’t want to buy a brand new battery if it is not the one that is causing your starting...
Car Check Up Before the Heat of Summer

Car Check Up Before the Heat of Summer

A car check up should be put on your schedule because summer is almost here. The heat of summer can sometimes be just the thing an old car battery or part is waiting for. If you stay on top of your seasonal car inspection then you probably won’t find yourself on the...
Car AC Not Cold Fixes and Checks

Car AC Not Cold Fixes and Checks

Oh, no, the car AC is not cold! Now that the weather is warming up, you’re going to need your car’s air-conditioning. If it seems like it just isn’t as cold as it used to be, there might be some easy fixes. So, check a few of these items before you run to the auto...
Finding a Car Engine for Your Car

Finding a Car Engine for Your Car

If your car engine fails and it makes more sense to buy one rather than rebuild, you are not limited to the local market. Sure, you should try to source locally, but you need to look in a couple of other key places, also, to make sure you’re getting the best price....
Transmission Slipping Problems and Signs

Transmission Slipping Problems and Signs

If your transmission is slipping then bigger trouble is about to arrive soon. Transmissions will start slipping before they break. It is just a matter of time. Know these signs so that you know if you need to get to the auto mechanic quickly to have them fix the minor...
Engine Block Crack – How it Happens

Engine Block Crack – How it Happens

An engine block crack is one expensive proposition. There are some things you can do to avoid having this happen to you. Engine Block The engine block is a cast iron case that contains the valves and protects your engine from heat. This crankcase is lubricated so that...