Not All Oils Are Alike For Your Car

When you take your car in for an oil change service, the technician may recommend a specific type of oil for your car. The age of your car and how you drive it determines the best oil to use. While the standard oil used by most auto shops will work fine in your car, you may get better results by using one of the other specialty oils. Conventional Oil This has been the standard in the automobile industry for years. Read More 

Tips For Properly Storing Bulk Oil Drums

Whether you operate a large garage or a small backyard repair center, keeping lubricants on hand is an essential part of your business. If you've decided to start ordering your oil and lubricants from a wholesale supplier, it is important that you understand how long you can expect the oil to last and how you should store it to maximize that lifespan. Here's a look at a few things that you should know before placing that first wholesale order. Read More 

Remove Tar From The Aluminum Rims On Your Vehicle

If you drove across a road that was recently resurfaced and wet tar splattered onto your vehicle's aluminum rims as a result, learn how to remove it with the following steps. Once you have finished the repair, add a coat of wax to the aluminum to make it easier to clean the rims in the future. Materials Needed ​disposable gloves industrial strength solvent (designed for metal) lightly abrasive sponge detergent water hose lint-free cloth automotive wax (designed for rims) buffing cloths Remove The Tar  Read More 

Four Reasons You Need To Repair Car Hail Damage Fast

Car hail damage may not seem like a priority repair, but you shouldn't delay it too much. Even a small amount of hail damage presents several threats to your car. The damage starts out small, but it will grow and present a serious threat to your car's integrity and value. Here are four reasons you need to move fast to fix the hail damage: Paint Job Damage A small to average hail damage is usually nothing more than a few dents on your car, but it won't stay that way for long. Read More 

3 Common Reasons The Check Engine Light Comes On

There's nothing more mysterious than the check engine light coming on in your car, after all, your car doesn't seem to be acting any different. As such, most people tend to opt to simply ignore the light, until a noticeable problem presents itself. However, ignoring the engine light can actually be quite costly in the long run, even if it doesn't necessarily mean that your car is down and out. Here are some of the most common reasons the check engine light might come on. Read More