Harsh Realities and Little Known Facts About Auto Services

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Harsh Realities and Little Known Facts About Auto Services

If your car is making certain noises or emitting certain odours, there may be something wrong with it. Hi! My name is Emmeline, and I love working with cars. I grew up in the outback, and my papa had me by his side while he was fixing cars and agriculture equipment from the time I was very little. The process still fascinates me. I decided to create a blog devoted to auto service, and in this space, I plan to post a bit of everything, ranging from little known facts to harsh realities about cars. I hope that you like these posts and that they help you learn more about auto service.


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4 Transmission Sounds You Should Beware Of

Transmission repairs can be very costly if the motorist notices the problem when extensive damage has already occurred. It is imperative to take prompt action when you suspect that your car's transmission has developed problems. However, not many car owners know what signs to look out for. This article discusses some strange sounds that may alert you to a developing problem in the car's transmission system.  Intermittent Whining Sounds Do you hear a whining sound that increases as you reverse your vehicle? Read More 

Car Service | 4 Cautionary Signs That Your Car Exhaust May Be Damaged

Although your car's exhaust system contains no rotating parts, it is one of the hardest working components because its pipes join the silencer to the engine for controlling noise and directing fumes away from the passenger cabin. If your car exhaust gets damaged or compromised, then it will emit some cautionary signs, which you will need to get fixed at a professional car service. Vibrations Or Power Loss While Driving Read More 

4 Common Signs That Your Car Needs Servicing

It is important to take your vehicle for a general tune-up before minor problems escalate into major defects. This article discusses some of the early indicators that your car needs to be taken for a tune-up. Plummeting Fuel Economy Have you noticed that you now have to fuel up more frequently than you used to? Dropping fuel economy is an indicator that something is wrong with the way your car engine or other components are working. Read More 

What Should Be Replaced During A Brake Inspection

Good brakes are important for safe driving. Having well-maintained brakes can keep you out of danger. Therefore, you need to carefully maintain your brakes. The three key parts inspected in disc brake repair services are the pads, calipers and rotors. With the disc brakes, the brake pads rub on the rotor to slow the tires. The brake pads are attached to a caliper that pushes the pads against the rotor every time one steps on the brake. Read More 

Is Your Car Signaling the Need for Transmission Repairs?

If you own a vehicle, chances are you will experience some form of transmission trouble down the road. At best, the problems with your transmission can be a mere inconvenience and would not require much mechanical handling. However, at worst, they can cause the complete breakdown of your vehicle at the most inopportune moment. This is why any signs of impending repairs should not be ignored. Leaving these transmission problems undeterred will eventually lead them to become aggravated and this could leave you with a larger problem on your hands. Read More