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What is ABS or Anti-lock Braking System?

ABS: How does it work? When making an abrupt halt, it is feasible that one or more of your car’s wheels can lock up, leaving you with not much handling of your automobile. In wheel lock, the wheels of your automobile cease from turning. This causes your vehicle to slip across the road surface. For…

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Different Vehicle Jacks and How to Use Them Properly

Replacing a flat tire, changing your brakes or inspecting for leakages are some reasons why one must get under their vehicle. That’s why knowing which vehicle jack and how to use it properly is important. Drivers who are new to vehicle maintenance may not be informed of the complexities included when employing a vehicle jack….

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Power Window Issues: What You Need to Know

Power windows in a vehicle were a fabulous invention. It makes hitting the ATM or getting a quick bite on eat on the run much easier. But what happens when your power window stops working? What do I do if a power window has failed? Your two main choices are to have a trained automotive…

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Wintertime Car Maintenance Tips

Here in Myrtle Beach, we don’t always get crazy winter weather. In fact, our winters here on the Grand Strand can be amazingly mild. However, if you’re traveling north in the winter or to any place experiencing winter weather, the following information will definitely be helpful! Tires Trade out regular tires for winter tires. Snow…

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Common Ford Dashboard Warning Lights

Do you know what the lights on your dashboard mean? Here is a list of a handful of dashboard warning lights and their meanings. Anti-Lock Braking System If this light turns on when you are driving, this implies a system error. You will still have the normal braking (without ABS) unless the brake system warning…

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Creating a Car Repair Budget

If you’ve ever suffered a position where automotive repair or upkeep has strained your savings to the limit, you understand the significance of factorization of car repairs and upkeep into your home financial plan. Automobile upkeep can cost hundreds of dollars to more than a thousand dollars and, if you’re not prepared for it, you…

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Tune-Up: Do Vehicles still need it?

You may be surprised, but the answer is both yes and no.  Automobiles still require their routine upkeep to each of its systems to extend its lifetime. It helps it stay on good running condition.  But the definition of a tune-up is a little more ambiguous now a days. In the past when a tune-up…

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What’s that smell? Odors coming from your vehicle…

We realize that it can be troubling when you begin sniffing a strange odor in your automobile. It’s particularly bad if that odor is of gasoline or putrid eggs. There are several familiar odors that can be symptomatic of issues, such as a necessary fix or possible maintenance. If you do smell something bad, it…

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Lesser-Known Car Maintenance Reminders

Everyone should know and understand some basic vehicle maintenance tips like continually changing the oil, rotating the tires and how to wash your vehicle. But are you aware of some these lesser-known vehicle maintenance tips? Keep reading for more information!

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