Nitrogen Nation: Understanding The Benefits Of Nitrogen-Filled Tires

An increasing number of tire shops have begun offering nitrogen as a tire filling option in recent years. If you aren't familiar with how it works or why it's being offered, you may dismiss it when you buy new tires. Nitrogen use isn't as new an idea as you may think. It's a popular option among the racing industry and the airlines, among others. Here's a look at a few reasons why you should consider opting for a nitrogen fill the next time you're in the tire shop. Read More 

2 Reasons Your Car’s Transmission May Be Malfunctioning

The transmission in your car is made up of various electronic and hydraulic components that work together to keep your car moving. When it malfunctions, you may hear loud clanging noises, notice that your RPM's are consistently higher than usual and start to have problems shifting from gear to gear. Here are some reasons that your transmission may be having problems. Low Transmission Fluid Transmission fluid works to keep your entire transmission lubricated so that it doesn't overheat because of friction caused by all the moving parts. Read More 

What You Can Get From A Machine Shop

If you have a classic car, you have an irreplaceable piece of history. You also have a car that is very hard to repair. In some cases, if a component of your car breaks, you may not be able to get it from the manufacturer. In such cases, your car can become nothing more than a curb decoration. On the other hand, you could contract a machine shop to help you build a new part for your car, and that's the beginning of what a machine shop can do for you. Read More 

3 Reasons To Call A Tow Company Without Needing A Tow

Thanks to cellphones, it's a lot less worrisome to take a long trip somewhere if you have recently been having car troubles. If your car breaks down, you can call for help from almost anywhere. Aside from getting your car towed, there are a few other reasons you may seek help from a tow company (such as Fredericktown Marathon). Here are three important services tow companies offer aside from towing services: Read More 

Get In An Accident? Act Fast Before The Tow Truck Arrives

If you have been in an accident that was caused by someone else and you have to call a tow truck to come get your vehicle, there are a few things you want to do before the tow truck arrives. This is to ensure you aren't going to have a problem filing the claim with their insurance company and yours, and so you have proof the damage wasn't done by you. Read More