Leaks – Top 5 common automotive fluid leaks

Leaks from your vehicle should never be ignored

When your vehicle is leaking any type of fluid you need to figure out where it is coming from and fix the problem. Leaks can be the first sign that something is going wrong. Leaks that are not fixed can mean hundreds or thousands of dollars in repairs. Leaking fluid should be cleaned and disposed of properly.
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Automotive Fluids storage and disposal

Automotive fluids need to be changed and disposed of properly

DIY upkeep on a vehicle means that you need to have different fluids on hand to either top off or replace fluids in your vehicle. Below we will taking a look at the different variety of fluids, the proper storage methods, and disposal methods for each fluid. It is never Okay to pour automotive fluids into home drain pipes, sewage pipes, or improperly dispose of fluids. Continue reading “Automotive Fluids storage and disposal”

Bissell Little Green Machine Review

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Bissell Green Machine 1400B

Cleaning the car is never fun

Having three children that range in ages from 13 years old down to 3 years old. At the end of the week the car is a disaster. WeI have tried to back seat covers but find them to be bulky and do not fit properly. I went searching for a product to help me get some of the stains and stuff out of the seats. I searched Google for reviews and products for over a month. A lot of the machines that I found were hundreds of dollars. Finally I found a machine that was under $100. The Bissell Little Green Machine. Although I was still skeptical of the reviews I figured I’d give it a shot.}
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E85 Gas in a regular gas vehicle?

Do not use E85 in a vehicle that was not made to handle it

E85 badge By Mariordo Mario Roberto Duran Ortiz (Own work) [CC BY 3.0], via Wikimedia Commons
Image by Mariordo Mario Roberto Duran Ortiz (Own work) [CC BY 3.0], via Wikimedia Commons

With that being said there will always be someone that will argue otherwise. I’ve heard claims of higher miles per gallon. More performance because it’s “racing fuel”. Below we will take a look at some myths behind running E85 in a regular gas engine as well as some history behind E85 gas.

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Add an accessory : Top 10 must have accessories for your vehicle

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While not everyone has a vehicle, those of us that do, we know that there are conveniences that do not come standard in every vehicle. Older vehicles do not have Tire pressure monitoring systems and other luxuries. Thankfully we can add them.
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Top 10 ways to avoid hefty vehicle repair bills

Top 10 ways to avoid hefty vehicle repair bills.

Repairs and Repair bills. We all have them from time to time and most of us hate them. Repair bills should not be unexpected and Repairs are how you take care of a vehicle. Maintenance goes a long way to help offset unwarranted repair bills. People may not realize that they are doing damage to their vehicle and here are a list of things that you may know or not know that can damage your vehicle. Leaks and automotive fluid storage and disposal are covered in other posts.
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