When we Brook Park residents get a car repair bill, we really shouldn't be surprised to find "diagnostic fees" as one of the line items. When we get a computer fixed, there is usually a charge for the time it takes to diagnose the problem. When we go to a medical doctor, most of his fee is for hi...
Posted in Diagnostics
on June 28, 2017
Screeching tires, crunching metal – it's an accident! If you've ever been in a car accident in Brook Park, even a minor one, you know how upsetting it can be. It's hard to think straight and know what to do.Let's review what Brook Pa...
Posted in Drive Train
on June 18, 2017
The brake rotor, or disc, is attached to your wheel. The brake pads rub on the rotor to slow your car when you are driving in Brook Park.Rotors can warp, crack or become misaligned. They can also be damaged by worn out brake pads that scratch grooves into the surface. These conditions result in l...
Posted in Older Vehicles
on June 11, 2017
The serpentine belt is aptly named since it snakes around under your hood. It may lack its namesake's fangs, but it sure packs a wallop when it breaks.The serpentine belt powers a lot of engine systems. It runs the alternator, which c...
Posted in Timing Belt
on June 04, 2017