So you have some exciting plans for the Illinois weekend. You’re going to take some of your Glendale Heights, Illinois friends out on the boat for some water skiing. Of course, you’ve gotten the boat all ready. And you haven’t forgotten about your tow vehicle. You’ve gassed it up a...
Posted in Transmission
on April 30, 2015
Local Glendale Heights roadside emergencies can range from a flat tire downtown to being stranded in a snowy ravine for three days. So you may want to consider a basic emergency kit to keep in the car at all times and a travel kit tailored to a specific trip. Your close-to-home kit f...
Posted in Parts
on April 25, 2015
Sometimes we hear Glendale Heights auto owners say, "What's up with all this maintenance stuff? Modern cars just don't break down." While it is true that today's cars and trucks are extremely reliable, they are also becoming increasingly complicated and use more exotic materials than ...
Posted in Maintenance
on April 16, 2015
Driving on bald tires is like playing roulette. Though you may be fine today, eventually your luck is going to run out. The Feds don't have any laws for tread depth, but 42 of the states, and all of Canada, do have regulations. They consider two-thirty-seconds of an inch to be the mi...
Posted in Tires and Wheels
on April 08, 2015
Service to a vehicle’s power steering system is an important part of preventive maintenance for bright Glendale Heights car owners. This system provides power to the steering wheel so you can turn it with ease. Without power steering, all of the power to turn your SUV’s wheels would...
Posted in Steering
on April 03, 2015