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Have you ever wondered what happens inside the engine of a car to enable the engine to run? Then you have landed on the right page. So how does a car starter work? And what does it do? Our guide below explains how vital this small, intelligent car part is …

10 Symptoms of Bad Spark Plug Wires
Spark plug wires, also known as ignition cables, are a critical component of a vehicle’s electrical ignition system. They do an excellent job transporting sparks from the vehicle’s ignition system to its engine spark plugs. Because of their critical role, it is most certainly that they will adversely affect the …

What are the signs of a bad shock?
Automotive shock absorbers do more than contribute to a smooth ride – they ensure quality vehicle handling, extended tire life, and long car suspension life. That said, worn or bad shocks can turn any ride into an uncontrollable, unsafe nightmare. What many drivers need to know is that shocks and …

Is It Better To Go To A Dealer For An Oil Change
At some point in time, every vehicle requires an oil change. There are many reasons why an oil change is important. Some of the most important aspects that an oil change can help with are the protection against corrosion, the prevention of wear and tear, the cooling of engine compartments, …

Is Mileage or Age of Car More Important
If you are shopping for a new car, you will need to consider two factors; the vehicle’s age and mileage but which one is more important? New vehicles tend to cost more because they haven’t endured as much wear and tear. Likewise, older models with fewer miles on the clock …

What is Preventative Maintenance
Preventative maintenance encompasses the fundamental tasks and checks car owners need to complete on a regular basis in order to ensure the smooth running of their vehicle. It’s not a concept that applies exclusively to vehicle maintenance, but practically any mechanical or electrical object. Preventative maintenance for a car includes… …

Can I Drive With The Maintenance Required Light On?
Yes, but do so with caution. This light is typically on to remind you that it’s time to change the oil or clean the filter in your car – ignoring it won’t impact your ability to drive, but the longer you leave old oil, the more strain you’re putting on …

Can I Service My Own Car And Keep The Warranty
In this article we’re going to look into whether you can service your own car and still keep the warranty. Then we’re going to tackle some of the surrounding questions such as “What happens if I don’t service my car?”, “Will doing your own oil changes void the warranty?”, and …