If the fuel system in your vehicle is dirty, you will be hurting your engine and losing performance as you drive around Tampa, FL.Unless they drive a vintage car, Tampa auto owners have fuel injectors which need to be properly maintained. That is why your vehicle owner's manual has a schedule for...
Posted in Fuel System
on January 12, 2020
When autumn comes around in Tampa, leaves fall, nights get longer and there's a definite nip in the air. Time to unpack the boots and gloves and fold some extra blankets onto the beds. It's also time for Tampa drivers to winterize their vehicles.Here is some expert auto advice for Tampa drivers o...
Posted in Maintenance
on January 05, 2020
When they hear the word suspension, many drivers in Tampa may think back to those energetic days of grade school. Well, your vehicle's suspension is actually a good thing because it keeps your vehicle up off the road and helps provid...
Posted in Shocks & Struts
on January 01, 2020
When the weather gets colder, sometimes the noises your vehicle makes will change. For example, you may notice a whining sound when you get going in the morning. It may go away when the vehicle warms up, but it's best not to ignore that sound because it could be a warning of worse things to com...
Posted in Windshield Wipers
on December 29, 2019
If you park your vehicle outside, you are exposing it to all sorts of critters that would love to use it for nesting, food storage and shelter. There are plenty of pictures online of people who've discovered there was more than an engine under the hood. In one case, the driver of an SUV started...
Posted in Windshield Wipers
on December 22, 2019
Tampa drivers rely on their vehicle's coolant system to keep their engine cool. Coolant (also called antifreeze) mixed with water flows through your vehicle engine and absorbs heat. The mixture then flows out to the radiator where it...
Posted in Cooling System
on December 15, 2019
Some people love 4x4 vehicles, the true 4-wheel drive works of engineering like Jeeps and 4x4 pickups that allow you to seemingly go anywhere on the planet. You can climb up a 40-degree rock trail with some planning and skill (always careful to protect the environment, of course), or you can get ...
Posted in Drive Train
on December 08, 2019
The crankcase is the lower part of the engine where the crankshaft is housed and where the engine oil lives. The crankshaft is connected to the pistons that power the engine.When you are diving around Tampa, fuel is burned in your ...
Posted in Parts
on December 01, 2019
When all of your vehicle's wheels are lined up exactly with each other, your wheels are in alignment. Hitting a road hazard or even just the normal bumps and bounces of everyday driving in Tampa can cause your vehicle's wheels to be ...
Posted in Automotive News
on November 24, 2019
If you've been paying attention, you've noticed that vehicle engines are getting more and more powerful in Tampa. At the same time, they are getting better and better fuel economy. I've gotta tell 'ya, most of that's because of techn...
Posted in Timing Belt
on November 17, 2019