TPMS: Tire Pressure Monitoring for Your Glendale Heights Vehicle

August 13, 2022

Glendale Heights drivers may know that all 2008 model year and newer cars, mini-vans and light trucks in Illinois come with a tire pressure monitoring system. Many slightly older vehicles around the Glendale Heights area have these systems as well. A tire pressure monitoring system called TPMS ... More

The Turn Signal Mystery (Turn Signal Problems)

December 27, 2020

Some problems are easy to diagnose on a vehicle; others aren't. Figuring out what's wrong with a malfunctioning turn signal sometimes fits into both categories. By the way, if your tempted to just leave your broken blinker broken, remember you can get a ticket for not using them, not to mention... More

Unlock the Secret (Malfunctioning Door Lock Actuator)

March 29, 2020

What a convenience power door locks are on a vehicle. The latest don't even require you to push the button on the key fob; all you have to do is have it with you. But sometimes there's a component of power door locks that can fail, especially when they are used several times each day. Those ar... More

What is a TSB? (Technical Service Bulletins)

September 1, 2019

If your vehicle had something in its design or production that the manufacturer had figured out had an unanticipated problem, you'd want to know about it. And you'd want it fixed. There is something that can help drivers with just such a scenario. It's called a Technical Service Bulletin, or TSB.... More

Distracted Driving

March 24, 2019

When asked, most people think they are good at multi-tasking. Scientific studies, however, reveal that only around 2% of the population can truly demonstrate the capacity to effectively multi-task. For the rest of us who are not so biologically wired, no amount of practice can increase our effect... More

ICE - In Case Of Emergency In Glendale Heights Illinois

January 27, 2019

When accidents occur in Glendale Heights, Illinois, the victims' emergency contacts are extremely important. Too often, those involved aren't able to provide rescuers with phone numbers and medical information.When Illinois police and rescue workers must sift through pockets, glove compar... More

Why Is My Check Engine Light On?

May 15, 2016

The Check Engine Light strikes fear into the hearts of some Glendale Heights drivers, and is totally ignored by just as many. Just what it means is a mystery to most people. Let's get the urgency issues out of the way first. If your Check Engine light is flashing, that means that something is wr... More

TPMS: Tire Pressure Monitoring For Your Glendale Heights Auto

November 7, 2014

Glendale Heights motorists may know that all 2008 model year and newer cars, mini-vans and light trucks in Glendale Heights come with a tire pressure monitoring system. Many slightly older vehicles around Glendale Heights have these systems as well. A tire pressure monitoring system ... More