Car Ownership - Maintenance & Repair

  • What are CV Joints?

    What are CV Joints?

    CV actually stands for 'constant velocity' joints. All front-wheel drive vehicles have CV joints. They can also be found in many rear-and four-wheel drive vehicles as well. These CV joints are attached to......

  • Choosing the Right Repair Shop

    Choosing the Right Repair Shop

    Introduction When you take your car in for repairs or service, don't just drop your vehicle off at the nearest establishment and hope......

  • Make Car Repair Easy

    Make Car Repair Easy

    Introduction Raise your hand if you've been here before: You are spending your lunch hour standing outside a service writer's window, waiting......

  • Maintenance Service Guide

    Maintenance Service Guide

    Maintenance Service Guide Why should you service your car? After all, your friend never seems to bother to change oil or check tire pressure, and his car is......

  • Get Your Vehicle Ready for Vacation

    Get Your Vehicle Ready for Vacation

    Introduction The road is a tough place. The heat, dust, and stop-and-go traffic will take their toll on your vehicle -- and your patience. From......

  • Choosing A Service Shop

    Choosing A Service Shop

    An absolute automotive truth: if you aren't a mechanic, you need one. Simple as that. Maintaining and repairing your vehicle is not an option if you want it to run......

  • High Mileage Vehicle Maintenance Care

    High Mileage Vehicle Maintenance Care

    The best way to maintain your vehicle that has high mileage, and by that, we can easily talk 75,000 miles to high six-figure mileage ranges, is to follow a regular maintenance and......

  • Tire Sense

    Tire Sense

    Choosing the right tires for your ride isn't easy - and may well be quite a bit more important than you think. Whether it's all-season tires, truck tires or highway tread,......