The Importance of Proactive Car Repairs
After I started working full time, I realized that I didn't have a ton of spare time to deal with broken cars. I was tired of struggling with the normal sounds and smells that my car was emitting, so I started thinking more carefully about proactive car repairs. I started abiding by the maintenance schedule and carefully reviewing my service records. It was a lot of work, but I was able to make a complete record of my car care and plan for future services. After carefully tweaking my vehicle, I was able to completely overhaul the system and make things right. Check out this blog to find out why car repairs are so important.
If your company is not already doing so, you need to institute a fleet management and maintenance program. The more trucks your business owns, the more important this type of program becomes. With a solid program in place and by proactively managing your fleet using these trucking industry tips, you can reduce truck downtime and increase the number of passed Department of Transportation inspections your drivers receive. The following are tips for managing your semi truck fleet and preventing unnecessary downtime.
Have you noticed that your car shakes as you drive? If so, you'll want to figure out what is causing the problem and have it repaired by a mechanic. Here are some reasons that you could be experiencing a shaking car when you apply pressure to that brake pedal or accelerate
There are a couple things that could be wrong with your tires. Start by checking the tread depth, since shaking can be caused by tires with very little tread on them.
When it comes to planning a family road trip, you may be tempted to pack up your family vehicle and hit the road. However, there are many reasons to consider an auto rental for your trip instead. Use the following guide to help determine if renting a car is right for your next family road trip.
Even the most spacious family sedan might not have the room you need for a road trip.
No matter what type of vehicle you have, one of the most important parts is the transmission. Unfortunately, it can be expensive to fix. If you follow this helpful care guide, though, you can avoid costly transmission repair and stress.
1. Check the Transmission Fluid
In order for a transmission to stay cool and work properly, it needs to have the right amounts of fluid (oil). You'll want to check these levels as often as possible to ensure proper transmission function.
When you are getting ready to buy new tires, the auto shop may tell you that you need a wheel alignment with the installation. While you may think this a way to upsell you on a service you do not need, know that a wheel alignment is very important any time you have new tires installed on your car or have them rotated. It is even more important if you are only having a couple tires replaced rather than all four.