Archive for August, 2017

When to Replace Your Car

Wednesday, August 16th, 2017

Cars are investments. When you get a new set of keys, you usually hope that your new car will last you for many years to come—but how do you know when it’s time to replace your car? (more…)

Common Engine Sounds and What They Mean

Tuesday, August 15th, 2017

If your car’s making some surprising noises, it’s likely that some part of your engine is trying to talk to you. Whether it’s a shriek or a clunk, you’ll want to get any engine noise checked out straightaway. (more…)

Are Safety Features Worth the Money?

Friday, August 11th, 2017

Today’s cars are so jam-packed with technology that sometimes it seems like they can almost drive themselves. Modern safety features offer a much safer ride than cars from even ten short years ago. However, one of the biggest things that separates more basic models from higher-end models is additional safety features—but are they worth the extra money? (more…)

Do I Have to Change My Oil Every 3,000 Miles?

Thursday, August 10th, 2017
Oil pour

Engine oil is your car’s lifeblood, and it’s vital to change it regularly. For all the times that your check engine light has blinked on or a more experienced car owner has told you that oil changes matter, you might still be wondering—why do they matter so much? (more…)