Posts By: aim-kenst

What Fluid is Leaking from my Car?

Are you noticing unusual spots that are appearing underneath your car where you park? Occasionally, this could be a sign that something is very wrong with your vehicle. In this case, it’s important to know exactly what fluids could be underneath your car, and you should be aware of how it can affect your driving…. Read more »

How Tires Help with Traction in Snow

Just before it starts getting cold outside, you should be checking all of your tires to see if they need to be replaced. Why? Because ignoring something as important as traction is what will end up causing an accident. It’s far too common to see accidents that were either caused or worsened due to a… Read more »

What Does an Alignment do for My Car?

Tire misalignments occur gradually for a variety of reasons. Bumping into a curb, bouncing over a pothole, or general wear and tear can cause your tires to whittle themselves out of proper alignment. The damage? The tread on your tires can wear down, you could be receiving less gas mileage, and it puts a dangerous… Read more »

Why Do I Hear a Noise When I Brake?

If you hear a concerning noise whenever you brake, you may feel your heart sink with dread. There could be several reasons your brakes are making odd sounds—though not every situation is dire. Examining the sound carefully is an important part of keeping everything maintained and running smoothly. Read on to learn more about different… Read more »

Why Does My Car Pull to the Right?

Car repairs are expensive and stressful. It can be difficult to estimate how much a repair might cost when you don’t know what the problem is. This is especially true when the problem doesn’t have an obvious cause. A great example is discovering your vehicle is pulling to the right while driving. Why is your… Read more »

Manual vs. Automatic Transmissions

In today’s vehicles there are two main types of transmissions: manual and automatic. We’d like to take some time to discuss some of the pros and cons of either transmission type as well as address some common misconceptions. Myths about Manual Transmissions Manual transmissions are certainly fun to drive, but they have some common misconceptions… Read more »

Why is My Car’s Air Conditioning Not Working?

Automotive air conditioning units are great in the summer time—not only can they filter pollen, allergens, and bacteria from the air, but they ensure your car remains cool. With many moving parts, however, it’s common for air conditioning units to break down. Top 4 Reasons Why Automotive Air Conditioning Fails If your vehicle’s A/C system… Read more »