All those automotive fluids can be confusing for Port Orange drivers. Recent years have brought new grades of engine oil, types of transmission fluid, coolant and brake fluid. The right fluid protects your vehicle and helps it perform at its best. The wrong fluid won't work as well and could even...
Posted in Fluids
on July 26, 2020
Your vehicle's suspension system has two jobs: to prevent the passengers from getting tossed around inside the vehicle every time it hits a bump in the road and to keep the tires firmly planted on the road around every corner and over every bump.To see your suspension system, you'll have to look...
Posted in Suspension
on July 19, 2020
Unless you live in Death Valley, you really don't hear much any more about cars overheating. That's because cooling systems in vehicles have been much improved. That doesn't mean you can't overheat your vehicle engine, though. Without proper preventive maintenance, you could still find yourself ...
Posted in Cooling System
on July 12, 2020
Remember snow tires? They were basically just regular tires with big, knobby lugs to get them through deep snow. They were loud and rode hard, and Port Orange drivers couldn't wait to get them off the car. Then along came television advertisements for all-season radials. Florida drivers ran out ...
Posted in Tires and Wheels
on July 05, 2020