• Replacing a Timing Belt

    Replacing a Timing Belt

    What to Expect: The timing belt is a rubber belt located in the engine compartment behind the drive belts. Its job is to keep the crankshaft in sync with the camshaft(s), ensuring the proper timing and operation of the engine valves and therein, the engine. Keep in Mind: When replacing a timing belt, also replace

  • 7 Sings Your Car Needs Engine Repair

    7 Sings Your Car Needs Engine Repair

    Being able to tell if a problem with your vehicle is serious and in need of immediate service can save you time and hassle. Below is a list of seven warning signs that may mean imminent failure or lead to costly repairs if you continue driving. 1. Flashing check engine light This is a major

  • 5 Ways to Extend the Life of your Engine

    5 Ways to Extend the Life of your Engine

    1. Follow Your Vehicle’s Service Schedule:┬áThis may seem like a no-brainer, but there are still too many car owners out there who pay little or no attention to the vehicle maintenance schedule as laid out in the owner’s manual. “I follow the manufacturer’s┬ámaintenance schedule, not the dealer’s,” says Gordon. “They built the car, so they

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