Archive | April, 2016

Replacing A Skylight On The Top Of Your RV

The early spring is the time to inspect your RV to make sure it is in shape for the upcoming camping season. If you park your RV under trees during the winter, you’ll also want to check the roof for damage from falling tree limbs and other debris. A falling tree limb can easily break […]

4 Ways To Reduce Your Vehicle’s Emissions

Did you know that more than half of the typical American household’s carbon footprint can be attributed to vehicle emissions? For this reason, an increasing number of states across the country have begun requiring vehicles to pass an emissions test upon being registered. Still, even if you live in a state where your vehicle doesn’t […]

3 Signs That A Noisy Vehicle Is In Need Of An Oil Change

Does your vehicle made loud knocking sounds each time that you are driving it around? The loud sounds are likely coming from the engine, which means that there may not be a sufficient amount of oil in your vehicle. Oil is able to lubricate engine parts to prevent them from rubbing against each other. However, […]

The Top Four Best Volvo Models For Teen And Inexperienced Drivers

Whether you’re a teenager or an adult that never needed to drive until recently, the fact remains the same that your first year of driving is the most dangerous when it comes to serious crashes. Choosing the right car as a new driver could offer a life saving advantage if an accident does occur. These […]

3 Early Warning Signs That Your Engine Needs Repairs

The engine serves as the heart of your vehicle’s mechanical system. A properly functioning engine beats steadily underneath the hood, but an engine that is in need of repair can wreak havoc on the performance of your vehicle. Addressing minor concerns promptly is a simple way to prevent the need for more costly repairs. Here […]

3 Signs Your Auto AC Needs To Be Repaired

Automotive air conditioning systems are essential during the summer months, because cars can become baking hot ovens if they’re left sitting out in the sun for even a few minutes. However, because most drivers will use their air conditioning systems constantly during the summer, the likelihood of a problem developing with an automotive air conditioning […]

Repair A Small Hole In Your Van’s Passenger Door

A small hole in your van’s passenger door that resulted after a minor traffic accident can become larger after being exposed to moisture for extended amounts of time. Learn how to patch the hole with the following steps. Afterwards, apply a fresh coat of touch up primer and paint to the repaired section to give […]

Buying An RV: What Type Of RV Do You Need?

Although fuel prices have decreased over the past couple of years, the fact remains that RV trips are still one of the least expensive vacations that you can take today. In fact, the Recreational Vehicle Industry Association (RVIA) reports that one study says that an RV family vacation is significantly cheaper than other family vacations […]

Beat The Heat: 4 Ways To Prep Your Car For Summer

During the warm days of summer, you may enjoy tons of different activities. From road trips with friends to family vacations, many of these memorable times require driving your car. The last thing you want is for your car to break down during sweltering heat. Minimize the chances of this happening, and follow these four […]

How To Keep Your Brakes In Good Condition

Brakes are an integral part of any vehicle, and if their proper function is necessary to avoid collisions and accidents. However, they work through friction, pressing brake pads against the moving tires of your car. Naturally, this will wear away at the brakes, and over time can cause them to lose effectiveness, making the likelihood […]