Many Wesley Chapel drivers have been hearing about technological advances in power steering, specifically, electric power steering. Some very high-end cars have been featuring electric power steering. Power steering fluid has the necessary hydraulic properties and the ability to lubricate...
Posted in Automotive News
on March 19, 2017
If you haven't shopped in the Wesley Chapel area for a new vehicle recently, you're likely to experience some sticker shock. It seems everything is costing more these days. And when you consider the price of auto financing in Wesley Chapel, and insurance, the idea of hanging on to your old car fo...
Posted in Keys to a long lasting vehicle
on March 14, 2017
Hello Wesley Chapel, let's talk about your often-unnoticed but extremely important PCV valve. The energy from exploding fuel is what powers your engine. But some of the vapors from the explosions escape into the lower part of the engine, called the crankcase. The crankcase is where your e...
Posted in Parts
on March 07, 2017
Today we're going to talk about power steering service in Wesley Chapel. If you took an informal poll around Wesley Chapel you'd probably find that most vehicle owners have never heard of power steering service. That's not surprising. Even though power steering is standard on every vehicle...
Posted in Steering
on February 26, 2017
There are a number of factors that contribute to the high nighttime accident rate in the Wesley Chapel area, things like drowsy driving and a higher rate of impaired driving. Without a doubt, visibility is a major contributor. Let's focus on visibility…It's said that 90 percent of our driv...
Posted in Headlamps
on February 21, 2017
Wesley Chapel drivers rely on their car's coolant system to keep their engine cool. Coolant (also called antifreeze) mixed with water flows through your vehicle engine and absorbs heat. The mixture then flows out to the radiator where it's cooled by air flowing over the radiator. From the...
Posted in Cooling System
on February 12, 2017
You know you need new tires, but you're not sure what type. You look at a tire to get the size: 225, 50, R, 16, 92, H. All the way to the Wesley Chapel service center you keep repeating it over and over. You even say it over in your mind while waiting in line. Then you get to the counter ...
Posted in Tires and Wheels
on February 07, 2017
Higher Wesley Chapel fuel prices aren't going away any time soon. That's not good news for our wallets. A lot of Wesley Chapel drivers are trying to find ways to cut down on fuel consumption and hang on to some of their hard-earned money.North Americans drive billions of miles less during months ...
Posted in Fuel Economy
on January 30, 2017
Anyone that drives a car in Wesley Chapel knows that engines get hot when they run. But did you know that engines need to be cooled to keep running? Heat inside an engine can cause the metal parts to expand, which can seize up an engine and make it stop running. It can even ruin the entir...
Posted in Cooling System
on January 23, 2017
Which item is most often stolen from vehicles in Wesley Chapel?Is it:StereoWheelsAir BagDVD SystemWell, if you said stereo – you used to be right. But airbags have now surpassed stereos as the biggest target for theft in FL – approximately 50,000 a year are stolen across the country. N...
Posted in Maintenance
on January 15, 2017