Weather Station on Wheels (Vehicle Sensor Maintenance)

March 28, 2021

You probably never thought about it, but your vehicle is like a rolling weather station. It can check the outside temperature, let you know when the roads are slippery and help you deal with rain. And how it does all those things is pretty cool. First, just like any weather station, a vehicle ha... More

Something to Latch On To (Hood Latch Safety)

March 21, 2021

The other day, a driver was trying to open his vehicle's hood so he could add some windshield washer fluid. But when he pulled the hood release inside the car, nothing happened. Usually, opening any hood is a 2-step process. You pull the hood release (which is usually a handle under the dashbo... More

Battery Basics for Spring Hill

March 14, 2021

It's important for Spring Hill drivers to know battery basics. First, let's talk about which is harder on a battery hot or cold FL weather. Most Spring Hill area drivers think it's cold weather because that's when we call on our batteries to have enough power to start a cold vehicle engine. How... More

Singing a Different Tune (Up) (Tune Ups)

March 7, 2021

Engines required a lot more maintenance in earlier times. You'd have to have your spark plugs, wires, rotors, caps, distributor points, fuel and air filters changed periodically. There were mechanical adjustments of a vehicle's timing, dwell, spark gap and idle mixture, too. Unless you like to ... More