At the heart of any car is the cylinder, which is responsible for causing combustion within the engine. This is done by compressing and igniting gas using a piston within the cylinder. The gases are then pushed out through the exhaust, causing the wheels to rotate and your car to move. The cylinder head closes the components inside and is sealed by a head gasket. This article will look at some common problems for the main cylinder components and how to prevent those trips to the mechanic.
29 October 2014
Whether it's a simple collision fender repair or a more complicated vehicle restoration of your damaged classic car, panel beaters can help make your vehicle look as good as new. What is a Panel Beater? Panel beaters are auto body mechanics that remove dings, dents and other damage from motor vehicle bodies. Many are also skilled in auto body painting. Some panel beaters specialize in collision work, while others prefer working on vehicle restorations.
27 October 2014
Brakes are perhaps the most important instruments in your vehicle, playing a vital role in the safety of you and your family. They slow down your vehicle while driving to keep it under control at all times. With regular use, they eventually wear out, indicating a need for brake service. Seasoned drivers will be able to identify when their brakes need servicing almost instantly. But a new driver will not find it that simple.
8 October 2014
When it comes to truck sales, timing is everything. Since the sales people normally work on commission, keep their needs in mind when you plan the day you want to go shopping. By timing your shopping just right, you can have a better chance at getting the best deal. Shop Late in the Year At the end of the year, the new models are coming out. Dealers need to make room for new models and get rid of the old ones.
1 October 2014
Knowing when you need to take your diesel vehicle to the repair shop for diesel injector problems is all about knowing the common signs that you should be looking for. By making sure that you are reading through the following three signs, you will have a better idea as to whether you might really have a diesel injector problem or not. Either way, you will need to take action. Crank Time Is Longer
26 September 2014
If you have been experiencing problems with the electrical system of your car, you might have a problem with the alternator, the battery, the electrical fuse box, or the starter. Before you start searching advertisements for battery sales, take your car to an auto electrician. He or she will test the battery to see if it is indeed the problem. Here is how the process works. Batteries with Charge Indicators
26 September 2014
When your car is involved in an accident and it is still fixable, you will have to deal with a smash repair shop. As the name implies, smash repairers are skilled in handling a wide range of collision-related issues on your vehicle. But as this is your first time dealing with these specialists, here are some of the common services they can offer for your damaged vehicle. Windscreen and Window Replacement -- Smash repair shops can replace your windshield and your windows with original equipment manufacturer (OEM) glass, which is the premium glass that originally came with your vehicle.
24 September 2014