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Brake Repair and Engine Braking

August 10th, 2022 by

What is Engine Braking? It’s one of those words. Depending upon how you spell it, the words can take on drastically different meanings. (If you’re into English, you’ll recognize that as a homonym or homophone.) Although an engine breaking is a terrible circumstance, engine braking can actually be a great concept. So, what is it?

Oil Change: Synthetic or Conventional?

January 7th, 2022 by

Which Kind of Motor Oil Should You Use? Perhaps you’re wondering if you should use synthetic or conventional motor oil the next time you perform preventive maintenance services. First things first . . . Change the oil! Regardless of your decision about engine lubricant, the most important choice is to change the oil. You’ll greatly

The Greatest Thing since Brake Pads

September 14th, 2020 by

When describing just how great something is, doesn’t that make more sense than “The Greatest Thing Since Sliced Bread”?  Not that there’s anything wrong with sliced bread, but let’s be honest, if you had to choose between being able to stop your car, truck, or SUV when applying the brakes and being able to make

Common Types of Motor Oil

March 10th, 2020 by

Which Type Should Your Car Use? There is a wide range of oil types to choose from. It can be easy to become overwhelmed with oil weights, types, additives, brands and other features. Explore common options today and find out how to receive an affordable, reliable oil change in West Chester, Pennsylvania. Keep your vehicle

Is Your Vehicle Suffering From Transmission Failure?

December 19th, 2019 by

Signs You Need to Look Out For When it comes to the performance of your vehicle, the transmission has an important role. Responsible for transferring power from the engine into the wheels, it’s the reason why you’re able to drive your vehicle forward and backward. But just like any major or minor component in your

How Long Does Oil Last?

October 10th, 2019 by

It Depends… “Well, it depends…” seems like the answer to a lot of automotive questions, including one of the most common ones: ‘how long can you go between oil changes?’ Oil doesn’t last forever, but how long is it good for exactly? Drivers need to know so that they can change it at the right