The current vehicles in the market have over a century of engineering behind them. They have evolved into complex and powerful machines. Developments in their engines, however, have coincided with advances in many other vehicle components, including the fluids.It's up to people in Wesle...
Posted in Fluids
on October 14, 2018
In our auto video today we'll be talking with Alan Peterson about myths surrounding automotive maintenance. You can lump these myths into the statement that "modern vehicles are so reliable, they are virtually maintenance free."Any good myth has some elements of truth. No offense to Wes...
Posted in Maintenance
on October 07, 2018
Today, we are talking about your PCV valve. Unburnt fuel is forced into the crankcase as your engine runs. The PCV (positive crankcase ventilation) valve vents this unburnt fuel and oil vapors from the crankcase and sends it back into the air intake system to be burned in the engine. ...
Posted in Parts
on October 04, 2018
Imagine you've left Wesley Chapel and you're up in the arctic on a dog sled.Your dog team is pulling straight and true. You can cover a lot of ground quickly. Now imagine what would happen if one or two of the dogs wanted to go their own way and were pulling off to the side.That would sl...
Posted in Automotive News
on October 03, 2018
The timing belt rotates the cam shafts which open and close the valves that allow air, fuel, and exhaust to flow through the engine as it powers your car when you drive around Wesley Chapel.An old timing belt can lose a “tooth” in the belt allowing it to slip. The engine could stop or misfire. Ti...
Posted in Timing Belt
on September 16, 2018
We've all seen drivers do crazy things while driving to or from Wesley Chapel. A guy shaving in the rear-view mirror, a woman applying makeup, people talking on their phones, texting or drinking from an enormous coffee mug. It's a wonder we even dare drive on FL roads.The truth is that ...
Posted in Service Standards
on September 09, 2018
When accidents occur in Wesley Chapel, FL, the victims' emergency contacts are extremely important. Too often, those involved aren't able to provide rescuers with phone numbers and medical information.When FL police and rescue workers must sift through pockets, glove compartments, walle...
Posted in Monitoring System
on September 02, 2018
It seems like everywhere you go in the Wesley Chapel area you see custom wheels. Big trucks, little cars, mini-vans - it doesn't matter - are expressing themselves with custom wheels. Some FL auto owners want smaller tires and wheels - some want larger - and some want them enormous. So...
Posted in Tires and Wheels
on August 26, 2018
Your vehicle requires plenty of clean fuel to run. If your fuel contains contaminants, your fuel injectors will eventually become clogged up. When this happens, your vehicle engine may not get the proper amount of fuel at the correct pressure to run at peak performance. This hurts perfo...
Posted in Fuel System
on August 19, 2018
Okay. You went to your local Wesley Chapel car wash, and while your vehicle was under the dryer, the Check Engine light started flashing. Panic! What did you just do? Something is seriously wrong with the vehicle! You head for the nearest Wesley Chapel service center, but on the way, th...
Posted in Diagnostics
on August 12, 2018