Car Care Tips

May 2018

Fuel Saving Tip: Dirty Oil in Your Lockport Vehicle

If you're a quart low in your vehicle, there isn't enough motor oil to lubricate your engine properly. The extra friction causes drag that reduces fuel economy while you're driving around the Lockport area.The same goes for dirty oil; it doesn't reduce friction properly. The result is you ... Read More

On Board Diagnostics for Your vehicle

Today we're going to talk about on-board diagnostics and the questions we hear from folks around Lockport, Illinois, who need answers about diagnostic services. They want to know what diagnostics are, what's involved and what the benefits are. They really want to understand the value of di... Read More

Tire Maintenance in Lockport

With the recent focus in the Lockport area on improving fuel economy, we've been told how important it is to maintain our tire pressure.Lockport drivers know that tires wear out, but we want to make them last as long as possible because they're not cheap to replace. In addition to saving ... Read More

Keeping Your Car Young in Lockport

As Lockport consumers, we live in a disposable society. It's amazing all the stuff we throw away.New stuff comes out so fast in Illinois, and much of it is fairly cheap, so we just toss the old and move on. It seems like when we were kids our parents were real sticklers about taking care o... Read More

Professional Fuel System Cleaning

Getting adequate fuel to your engine is very important for performance, fuel economy and safety. In order to accomplish this, your fuel system needs to be clean.Today's production cars have fuel injectors, rather than a carburetor. The injectors need to be cleaned from time to time in orde... Read More

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