How do Lockport auto owners know if an odometer is telling the truth? Well, back in '86, Congress passed the Truth-in-Mileage Act to protect Illinois consumers against mileage fraud. It says a Illinois seller must certify the mileage reported is the Actual Mileage. To have your odome...
Posted in Older Vehicles
on February 25, 2015
Power steering is standard on nearly every car and truck in Lockport, Illinois these days. Now there are some exotic, new types of power steering systems, but for the most part, the general setup is a pump that’s driven by a belt powered by the engine.
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Posted in Steering
on February 17, 2015
If you've ever been driving around Lockport and had a headlamp go out, you've probably just wanted to replace the bad bulb. If your car uses halogen headlamps, they dim over time. So if you just put in one, they won't have the same brightness which can be distracting and will affect ...
Posted in Maintenance
on February 12, 2015
Lockport motorists may know that all 2008 model year and newer cars, mini-vans and light trucks in Lockport come with a tire pressure monitoring system. Many slightly older vehicles around Lockport have these systems as well. A tire pressure monitoring system – called TPMS – consists...
Posted in Monitoring System
on February 05, 2015