A lot of us Omaha drivers like our vehicles to reflect our personalities. We're picky about color and body style. We'll customize anything from floor mats to window tints to license plates. One popular way for NE motorists to customize a vehicle is to get new wheels.Wheels come in thousands of d...
Posted in Tires and Wheels
on April 05, 2020
It's important for Omaha drivers to know battery basics. First, let's talk about which is harder on a battery hot or cold NE weather. Most Omaha 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.However, heat d...
Posted in Fluids
on March 29, 2020
Poor interior air quality is nothing to sneeze at, and Omaha auto owners might be interested to know that more and more new cars are coming equipped with a cabin air filter. Check your vehicle owner's manual, but they typically need to be replaced at around 12,000 to 15,000 miles (19,000 to 24,0...
Posted in Suspension
on March 22, 2020
All Omaha drivers have blind spots and no, I'm not talking about the fact that you really don't sing like Adele. I mean the areas of the road that you can't see when you're driving around Omaha.First let's talk about our own blinds spots, and then we can talk about others...To begin, we can gre...
Posted in Drive Train
on March 15, 2020
Working up a sweat is a great thing to do in a gym around Omaha, but not in your vehicle. When Omaha residents' vehicle AC Systems have a problem, they'll often feel it right away. The question is, how long do you put up with it? You know, the old comfort versus cost dilemma. But a more comfortab...
Posted in Cabin Air Filter
on March 08, 2020
The price of gas and the uncertain economy are both causing NE residents to review their finances. More and more Omaha drivers are opting to keep their vehicles longer and put off purchasing a newer car. It is estimated that two-thirds of the vehicles on the roads of North America today have ove...
Posted in Keys to a long lasting vehicle
on March 01, 2020
When it comes to preventive maintenance and vehicle care, most Omaha drivers know how important it is to check their brakes. But brakes are more than just brake pads and shoes. There are a lot of components in the brake system, and they all need to be in good working order.The pads and shoes are...
Posted in Older Vehicles
on February 23, 2020
Omaha residents' vehicles have to operate in a wide range of NE temperatures which requires the engine coolant to be able to perform 'no matter what.' Think for a moment about the environment where the coolant does its thing. Very hot, high pressure, corrosive...And all the while, it has to prot...
Posted in Cooling System
on February 16, 2020
When they hear the word suspension, many drivers in Omaha may think back to those energetic days of grade school. Well, your vehicle's suspension is actually a good thing because it keeps your vehicle up off the road and helps provide a comfy ride around Omaha. Its job is to keep your wheels fir...
Posted in Shocks & Struts
on February 09, 2020
Omaha area drivers love their vehicles. And one of the most enjoyable things about them is taking a road trip. Freedom from daily schedules, new sights and the open road it's great! But there's nothing like vehicle trouble to bring ...
Posted in Automotive News
on February 02, 2020