In many places, license plates have to be renewed every year or else you can't drive your vehicle legally. Usually, you'll get a reminder from the agency that issues the plates.That kind of regular attention needs to be paid to your vehicle as well. Its manufacturer has determined a schedule o...
Posted in Maintenance
on June 20, 2021
Most people in the Brook Park area are aware that automotive manufacturers have recommended service intervals. Following recommended service intervals is very important. The engineers that design our vehicles have tested the various systems and components to meet durability and safety standards. ...
Posted in Service Intervals
on June 13, 2021
When it comes to preventive maintenance and vehicle care, most Brook Park drivers know how important it is to check their brakes. But brakes are more than just brake pads and shoes. There are a lot of components in the brake system, and they all need to be in good working order.The pads and shoe...
Posted in Older Vehicles
on June 06, 2021
You've probably noticed how much easier it is to see when you're driving in the daytime as opposed to at night. It's one of the main reasons about half of all fatal vehicle accidents happen when it's dark.That's why it's important that your vehicle's headlights are in top condition and working t...
Posted in Headlamps
on May 30, 2021
Stop! It's one of those things your vehicle has to do consistently and reliably. That's why brake maintenance is vitally important, worthwhile for you to make sure stays up to date.A brake system has many components. If your vehicle has disc brakes, they have pads that make contact with the rot...
Posted in Older Vehicles
on May 23, 2021
Repair or Replace? Thats a question Brook Park drivers ask when they have tire damage. Some punctures cannot be repaired because of their size or location. Punctures larger than a quarter of an inch (6.4 mm) are considered too large to be safely repaired. Punctures in the sidewall or near the sho...
Posted in Tires and Wheels
on May 16, 2021
Today we're going to talk about on-board diagnostics and the questions we hear from folks around Brook Park, Ohio, who need answers about diagnostic services. They want to know what diagnostics are, what's involved and what the benefits are. They really want to understand the value of diagnostic ...
Posted in Service Standards
on May 09, 2021
The cooling system keeps Ohio vehicle's engines from overheating while they are driving around Brook Park. Its job is to move heat away from the engine. Let's talk about the various components of the system and how they make this happen.The radiator is the part most Brook Park drivers associate w...
Posted in Cooling System
on May 02, 2021
If you've ever had a flat tire, then you know welcome it is to have a spare tire that is properly inflated, in good shape and easy to get to. Problem is many of us don't even give our spare tire (if we even have one) a second thought.If you have an SUV or truck with a spare, it may be mounted o...
Posted in Tires
on April 25, 2021
The crankcase is the lower part of the engine where the crankshaft is housed and where the engine oil lives. The crankshaft is connected to the pistons that power the engine.When you are diving around Brook Park, fuel is burned in your vehicle engine, it pushes the pistons down and the cranksh...
Posted in Parts
on April 18, 2021