Archive for the ‘auto repair’ Category

Mar 14
2015

Wheel Alignment – Does you automobile need it?

Wheel Alignment – Does you automobile need it?

Does your car exhibit any of these problems- steering wheel vibrations while driving, drifting of the vehicle to one side, uneven wear on tires? If you said yes to any one of these symptoms, you most likely need to check the alignment of your vehicle. But lets first understand what wheel alignment really is. Wheel Alignment […]

Feb 17
2015

5 Tips To Save Money With Your Automobile

5 Tips To Save Money With Your Automobile

Automobile Maintenance is a necessary part of owning a vehicle but it doesn’t have to be heavy on your pocket. According to a recent survey, average Americans spend almost 2 percent of his annual income on auto repairs which is roughly around $800 per year (Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics). The stats don’t include the […]

Feb 12
2015

Top 7 Common Audi Repair Issues and Costs To Fix Them

Top 7 Common Audi Repair Issues and Costs To Fix Them

  Audi’s are prized possessions but like most other luxury cars they have common maintenance issues. Some of these issues are unique to Audi but that shouldn’t stop you from enjoying this classic piece of beauty. Below are 7 of the most common issues with Audi, their solutions and cost of repairing them. Issues with […]

Jan 8
2015

3 Easy Steps To Find Out if You Need New Tires

3 Easy Steps To Find Out if You Need New Tires

Tires are expensive to replace. But good tires are important for you and your family’s safety. Here are 3 easy steps to quickly check if your car needs new tires. Measure the tread of your tires. 1/16th inch of less indicates it’s time to replace the tires. Look at the tread pattern (“tread wear bars”). These “wear bars” are […]

Jan 3
2015

Foreign Car Repairs – Do mechanics need special skills?

Foreign Car Repairs – Do mechanics need special skills?

We asked our professional auto mechanics about whether mechanics need to be specialized enough to fix European foreign cars such as Audi, VW, Mercedes and BMW. Below are the excerpts from the interview: Q. Is there any difference between foreign and domestic cars? Many foreign automobile manufacturers, especially European manufacturers, use greater ingenuity in the design […]