Dos And Don’ts Of Buying Used Or Reconditioned Auto Parts

30 December 2015
 Categories: Automotive, Blog

With auto repair costs rising, many automobile owners are turning to used auto parts to try to save money. While most auto parts can be safely replaced with used or reconditioned components, there are rules you should always follow. Your safety and that of your riders is the most important factor when considering whether to buy used parts. DO Have All Your Car's Information Before you shop for replacement parts, write down your car's VIN number, make, model and year. Read More 

Five Good Reasons To Buy A Used Semi Truck

13 December 2015
 Categories: Automotive, Blog

If you're in the market for a new semi truck, you already know the many advantages of branching out and becoming an owner/operator rather than working for someone else's trucking firm. You can choose your own hours, choose your own clients and keep a larger percentage of the revenue. Having the right rig is critical...and expensive. One good way to help manage the cost is to buy a previously-owned semi. However, saving money is just one of many good reasons for purchasing a used rig. Read More 

Salvage Rescue: Four Tips To Help Get An Old Car Running After Sitting For Years

20 November 2015
 Categories: Automotive, Blog

If you are a car person, you may dream of finding a gem in the rough and getting it driving again. Many cars can be found in salvage yards, but they may have some problems due to sitting for so many years, even though they may have been in driving condition before they were parked. There are some things that you have to do before getting your find on the road again. Read More 

How To Improve Your Winter Fuel Efficiency

3 November 2015
 Categories: Automotive, Blog

In the winter, your car's fuel efficiency can be adversely affected due to the lower temperatures. This is because of a number of reasons, the least of which are that the fluids in your engine are denser and it takes longer for your engine to get to its optimal operating temperature. Thankfully, there are a few car maintenance tips to follow in order to improve cold weather fuel efficiency. Improving Winter Fuel Efficiency Read More 

4 Mistakes To Avoid When Having Your Car Fixed After A Collision

6 October 2015
 Categories: Automotive, Blog

After you've been in a car accident, you may be anxious to get your car repaired and back on the road. However, mistakes made during the collision repair process can give you all kinds of problems with your car in the future. Here are some mistakes to avoid making when having your car fixed after a collision. Automatically Going to the Shop Your Insurance Company Recommends Many people think that they need to go to the body shop recommended by their insurance company, but in many cases that is simply not the case. Read More