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SERPENTINE BELT

Let’s talk about serpentine belts, specifically: what they do and how frequently they need to be changed? Do all cars have serpentine belts? No. Most modern vehicles do have serpentine belts, but older models can have v-belts. The serpentine belt is a single, continuous belt that operates multiple devices in an engine including the alternator, […]

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SAVING FUEL

A lot of us drivers are asking ourselves the same question lately: How can we save on fuel? We are all cutting back, if not in fuel consumption, then in other areas of our lives. Preventive Maintenance Preventive maintenance is an important way people can conserve fuel by improving fuel economy. And one of the […]

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BATTERY SERVICE

Car batteries are just like any rechargeable battery. They will eventually wear out and die. If you are shopping for a new battery, here’s some auto advice to help you. There are two measurements to consider when purchasing a new battery: cold cranking amps and reserve capacity. The power required to start a cold engine is measured in cold cranking […]