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Car Maintenance Myths and Misconceptions

Car Maintenance Myths and Misconceptions

14th Aug 2017

The average age of cars on U.S. roads is 11 years, according to Consumer Reports. If you want to keep your car running for more than a decade, though, you'll need to maintain it. With that said, there … read more
How to Read a Check Engine Light Code

How to Read a Check Engine Light Code

8th Aug 2017

Did the check engine light (CEL) recent turn on in your car? Modern-day automobiles are designed with a central computer known as an electronic control unit (ECU). When the ECU detects a problem -- fa … read more
Should I Rustproof My Car?

Should I Rustproof My Car?

2nd Aug 2017

Rust poses a serious threat to the structural integrity of automobiles. When a car begins to rust, it will eat away at the frame and other metal parts. This has led many drivers to invest in rustproof … read more
An Overview of 'Limp Mode' and What it Means

An Overview of 'Limp Mode' and What it Means

25th Jul 2017

Unless you've experienced it first hand, perhaps you're unfamiliar with automotive "limp mode." In fact, most drivers have never even heard of this before. It's not until it happens to your car when y … read more
What is a Catalytic Converter?

What is a Catalytic Converter?

11th Jul 2017

If your vehicle was built after the mid-1970s, it probably has a catalytic convertor. Invented by French mechanical engineer Eugene Houdry, this otherwise simple component has proven instrumental in r … read more