How do Glendale Heights drivers know if an odometer is telling the truth?Well, back in '86, Congress passed the Truth-in-Mileage Act to protect Illinois consumers against mileage fraud. It says a Illinois seller must certify the mileage reported is the actual mileage.To have your odometer...
Posted in Older Vehicles
on February 24, 2019
The government mandates a lot of equipment on cars in Glendale Heights, Illinois: emission devices and control computers, safety equipment like airbags and crash worthiness requirements. All of this is great for the Glendale Heights motoring public, but it does add quite a bit to the price...
Posted in Maintenance
on February 18, 2019
Your engine is like a finely choreographed dance. All the parts have to work together. If the timing is off at the ballet, dancers crash into each other and fall down. It the timing is off in your engine, it may not run at all. One of the most intricate dances in your engine has to do wit...
Posted in Timing Belt
on February 11, 2019
When automakers first came out with cruise control, it was a real luxury item. The older cruise controls used a mechanical vacuum system but it worked. Well, some of the time. Now days, cruise control is all electronic, thanks to computers. It's reliable and a real convenience on long trips. ...
Posted in Windshield Wipers
on February 03, 2019