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cheap parts are not the best option

When you are buying parts for your car, do you buy the cheapest that you can find? That is exactly what I did for years. When I installed new filters, I would choose the cheapest filter I could find and quickly put it in my car. After talking with my mechanic, I found that this was not the best practice when it comes to filters and many other parts. I created this blog to help others understand why the cheapest parts are not always the best parts for your car. Hopefully, you will make the same changes that I did to actually save yourself money in the long run.

How To Replace The Transmission Fluid In Your Vehicle

14 August 2015
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Every vehicle has a transmission, and this part of your car is made up of a gearbox that holds a variety of gears and a clutch. These parts work together to turn vehicle speed into torque so your car can move at a consistent pace as you drive. The gears are shifted automatically inside your transmission if you have an automatic vehicle, and a red or green fluid is pumped through and around the gears to cool, lubricate, and clean them. Read More …

Get High-Power Aftermarket Parts

12 August 2015
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High-performance aftermarket auto parts can be a great way to save some money while upping the performance of a vehicle. But in looking for these types of aftermarket parts, there are some considerations that help buyers to get parts that will help them out in the long run. If you're looking for high-performance additions for a vehicle, read on to discover some of the most important types of research that will help you get more value out of your car or truck down the road. Read More …

4 Things That Cause A Car To Overheat

11 August 2015
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If you are driving down the road and you notice the temperature gauge start moving its way up to the hot side, your car is most likely about to overheat.  Some of the signs of overheating are a hot temperature gauge and smoke coming out the hood of your car. Here are some of the more common reasons why a car overheats. You Have a Coolant Leak One of the more common reasons a vehicle overheats is because there is a coolant leak you weren't aware of. Read More …

Taking Away The Haze Of An Oxidized Headlight

3 August 2015
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In time, your vehicle's headlights will become hazy in appearance from oxidation from the illumination under the glass. Many people opt to buy a new headlight when this occurs, often at a hefty price. If you have a bit of patience and the proper tools, you may be able to remove the hazing from the highlight on your own. Here are some instructions to follow in getting your hazy headlight looking like new. Materials You Will Need Read More …

About Transmission Problems & Getting A New One At A Discount

29 July 2015
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Has your car stopped allowing you to drive backwards? You are likely experiencing a problem with the transmission, as it must be in good shape in order for your gears to function as they should. Find out below about the problems a bad transmission can cause to a vehicle, as well as how you can get it replaced on a low budget by visiting a salvage yard. What Makes the Transmission Important to a Vehicle? Read More …