Switching from standard rim brakes to disc brakes comes with many benefits. From an excellent performance in wet conditions to extra clearances for wider tires, disc brakes are much more superior. However, you can only enjoy these advantages with the proper maintenance and servicing of your disc brakes. To start with, here is a simple guide to help you maintain and service your disc brakes for optimal performance. Clean Up the Rotors
27 May 2021
An exotic car is usually a luxury car that is either from another country of origin, custom in its design and function, or both. As such, an exotic car usually cannot be treated at a normal car center and is best taken care of at an exotic car service center. When you have an exotic vehicle, pay attention to where you take it for servicing. Here are reasons to take your car to an exotic car service center.
14 May 2021
Routine brake service helps you avoid a premature brake replacement. It also ensures that your car is safe to drive. 1. Pad Replacement Brake pads often wear out before other components in the brake system, which means they need to be replaced more often. During a routine brake service, the pads will be inspected to see if they require replacement. If they have worn too much or if they are wearing unevenly, then replacement will likely be necessary.
7 May 2021
Every car on the road needs some basic car servicing to keep it running and driving correctly. These services are often simple things, but they can have a significant effect on the car's reliability, and in many cases, can affect how economical the car is. Read on to learn about some advantages of getting regular basic car services. Oil Changes One of the most common car services is engine oil changes.
29 April 2021
No matter how well a vehicle owner takes care of their vehicle, it can suffer damage that leads to the body of it looking unappealing. For instance, even the most minor collision can leave the body of a vehicle with a large dent in it. There is also the possibility of dents getting in the body due to stormy weather, such as hail or strong wind causing rocks and debris to administer damage.
23 April 2021
Vehicle owners understandably become anxious when the engine does not function properly. Perhaps the motor is rough when idling, or it occasionally misfires while traveling on the road. The dashboard's check engine light might turn on. The owner worries that a major expense is looming. However, a common problem that can cause these symptoms is worn spark plugs. An auto repair shop technician can change these devices and return the engine to good working order.
13 April 2021
When you have an issue with your vehicle, it may be tempting to try and repair your vehicle on your own. However, just because the person on the internet video made it look easy, it may not be quite that simple, as the person doing the repairs more than likely has all of the right tools and equipment, not to mention the space to make the repairs needed for their vehicle.
5 April 2021
Having good spark plugs in your vehicle helps your engine be more reliable because they are what provide the spark that helps ignite the mixture of air and fuel for it to run. Here are some signs that those spark plugs are in need of repair or replacement. Rough Idling Pay attention to how your car behaves when the vehicle has started and you are at a complete standstill. If your vehicle's RPM meter is going up and down, this is a sign that your engine is misfiring and could be due to bad spark plugs.
30 March 2021
Many people focus on making their vehicles drive smoothly but often forget that stopping the vehicle is equally crucial. The braking system is probably the most crucial aspect of your car. It can make a significant difference in a potential road accident. Because of that, you should never ignore your brake maintenance needs. Failure to maintain the brakes reduces its efficiency, posing serious risks when driving. Apart from servicing, learn the signs of a faulty brake system that require repair or replacement.
17 March 2021
If you drive a manual transmission vehicle, you know the most dreaded symptom of a failing clutch: slipping! Slipping occurs when the clutch fails to grab the flywheel, and it can have several severe impacts on drivability. Most people notice their clutch slipping when trying to accelerate in a higher gear, but it can also make your car more difficult to get moving from a stop. While slipping is undoubtedly bad news, it's not the only sign that your clutch may be heading for trouble.
9 March 2021