Timing Belt

December 30, 2014

Ever heard the sad tale of a staggeringly expensive repair bill from a broken timing belt? Bad news. Let's Chicago auto owners take a lesson from their woes and remember to think about our essential timing belt. First, let's review what a timing belt does. The top part of the engi... More

Coolant Antifreeze Service In Chicago, Illinois

December 24, 2014

Chicago car owners may know that most automotive failures in Chicago, Illinois are tire related, but do you know the second most common cause for vehicle failure? Nope, it's not teenagers. It is the coolant system. But, if you take good care of your SUV coolant system, it will take ... More

Helping Chicago Drivers Get the Right Tires

December 16, 2014

Every Chicago vehicle owner has to purchase tires at some time or another, so its a good idea to understand what the choices are. The best seasonal performance is achieved by purchasing tires to match the season you are driving in. Summer tires are designed for hot temperatures. T... More

Alternative Fuel Vehicles In Chicago, Illinois

December 12, 2014

Let's talk about alternative fuel vehicles. In their quest to reduce the use of fossil fuels and harmful exhaust emissions in our Chicago environment, automakers will have a number of alternatives for Chicago auto owners very soon. For instance, Flex Fuel vehicles are already availab... More

All About Your TPMS In Chicago

December 4, 2014

Chicago auto owners know that under-inflated tires wear out more quickly. Under-inflation is also a major cause of tire failure for Illinois auto owners. More flats, blow outs, skids and longer stopping distances are all results of under-inflated tires. It's hard for many Chicago d... More