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4 Reasons To Purchase Aftermarket Truck Parts

30 March 2016
 Categories: Automotive, Blog

Your truck might be hurting for a replacement part. Before using a significant amount of cash on a truck part direct from the manufacturer, you may want to consider investing in an aftermarket replacement part. Sometimes these parts are significantly less expensive or have additional features and components that the original manufacturer left out of the design. Throughout the course of this brief article, you will learn of just a few reasons why you should consider purchasing aftermarket truck parts. Read More …

Solving Your Truck’s Clanking And Vibrating Problem With Universal Joint Replacement

29 March 2016
 Categories: Automotive, Blog

If your truck has started to vibrate and make a clanging noise while you drive down the road, then the universal joints need to be replaced. Passenger truck u-joints are self-contained parts that serve the purpose of connecting your truck's differential and transmission via the driveshaft. You can replace the u-joints on your own truck with the following tools and supplies: 2 replacement u-joints socket and ratchet jack 2 jack stands 2 concrete blocks hammer propane torch Follow this simple procedure to remove the faulty u-joints in your truck and replace them with new ones: Read More …

How To Sell Your Car For The Best Price

29 March 2016
 Categories: Automotive, Blog

When selling your car, it is in your best interest and likely the biggest concern you have to get the most money for your car sale. So, before you rush to post an online listing, consider making some small investments in repairs and maintenance before you show your car off to the public. If your car isn't ready to be sold, meaning there are some defects, you could potentially be losing thousands on your sale, which can take a big impact on your wallet. Read More …

3 Things To Look For When Buying A Used Semi Truck

22 March 2016
 Categories: Automotive, Blog

If you are someone who enjoys truck driving and exploring the open road, you know how important it is to have a quality semi truck beneath of you. For many, they opt to go with a good used truck as it is more cost-effective and affordable to someone who is trying to break into the business. However, it isn't always easy figuring out what truck is the best one for your needs. Read More …

Brakes Gone Soft? Three Common Causes

18 September 2015
 Categories: Automotive, Blog

If pressing the brake pedal in your car brings words to mind like "squishy" or "spongy," your brake system may be in need of some attention. The brake pedal on your car should never feel soft under your foot. In fact, it should always be firm, but responsive. If your brake pedal doesn't have the same resistance that it used to, there are a few likely reasons. Here are a few things you can check for. Read More …

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Making Your Car Happy

When my car started having serious trouble, I knew that I needed to do something to make things right. Although friends and family members pressured me to sell it and to buy a different car, I decided that it might be worth it to focus on repairs. I took the car to an automotive shop in my area, and they started focusing on finding what the problem was. It took a little money to get things fixed, but it was still a lot less than buying a new car. This blog is all about making your car happy and investing time into that old ride.