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Transmission Problems? Your Options To Fix Them

Posted by on Nov 9, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Transmission Problems? Your Options To Fix Them

When the transmission on your vehicle starts to act up, it can put a bit of fear in you. Depending on what exactly is wrong with it, you could be facing a bill that you cannot afford at the time. There are a number of options to getting everything running smoothly again. Hopefully, you caught the problem in time and it will be a simple fix. If not, here are some options to consider. Repair If the problem is simple, having it repaired is going to be the least expensive solution. However, you want to be sure that the mechanic doing the repair...

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2 Ways To Save Money When Buying Heavy Equipment

Posted by on Oct 3, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 2 Ways To Save Money When Buying Heavy Equipment

If you are looking to purchase heavy equipment for your business, one thing that you might be concerned about is the cost. Yes, it’s true that heavy equipment can be very costly, but there are actually a few ways that you can save money on it. These are two of your options for acquiring the heavy equipment that your company needs without spending as much money, allowing you to hold on to some of your capital for other essentials for your business. 1. Buy Used If you have never thought about buying used heavy equipment, it is definitely...

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Going on an RV Trip? Think Carefully About What You Really Need

Posted by on Sep 29, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Going on an RV Trip? Think Carefully About What You Really Need

If you are planning on going on a trip in your RV, be careful what you pack. It is easy to overload your RV with unnecessary equipment. Here are a few things that you can leave behind and a few that you should bring with you. You don’t want to add too much weight to your RV; if you do that, you are going to end up in the repair shop during your vacation.  #1: Food You don’t need to fill up every cupboard in your RV with dry goods and food. You don’t want your RV to be full of food that you have not eaten when your trip...

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How To Check Your Transmission Fluid On Your Own

Posted by on Sep 28, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on How To Check Your Transmission Fluid On Your Own

If you notice that your vehicle is slipping between gears or you are having trouble switching from one gear to the next, the issue most likely lies in your transmission fluid. Your transmission fluid is responsible for ensuring that your gears shift smoothly from one to the next and that your vehicle stays in the correct gear. When your transmission fluid gets low or when it becomes contaminated, these issues can develop. Your transmission fluid can get contaminated with particles through normal wear and tear. Locating Transmission Fluid...

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Notice These Things When Changing A Tire? It’s Time To Visit An Auto Repair Shop

Posted by on Sep 28, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Notice These Things When Changing A Tire? It’s Time To Visit An Auto Repair Shop

Even if you’re not the type of person who regularly takes the time to inspect his or her vehicle for issues, changing your tires from summer tires to winter tires, or vice versa, can provide you with an opportunity to notice some potential problems that need professional attention. Having each tire off and crouching next to your vehicle can reveal certain things that you wouldn’t otherwise catch, which is a lesser-known advantage to changing your tires yourself. Here are some things that you might spot, prompting you to schedule a...

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3 Tips For Buying New Tires

Posted by on Sep 26, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 3 Tips For Buying New Tires

When it comes to taking great care of your vehicle, it is critically important that you do your best to take care of your tires. When your tires are of the utmost quality, you will have better gas mileage, your car will grip the road with better precision and you will reduce the risk of getting into an accident. It is for this reason that you need to stay on top of your tire maintenance by learning how to purchase new tires for your vehicle. Consider these points below and then get in touch with a tire store that can assist you. Tip #1:...

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Tips For Saving Money On Transmission Repairs

Posted by on Sep 23, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Tips For Saving Money On Transmission Repairs

Do you have a car or truck with a transmission that’s acting up? Do you know that you need to get it repaired but the cost seems prohibitively high? Repairing or replacing your transmission can be expensive, but there are ways that you can keep costs down. Some things that you can do to help keep the repairs from completely draining your wallet include: Check for a warranty: With so many things having warranties these days, it can be difficult to keep track of every single one. Your transmission may have a separate warranty than...

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The 3 Things You Should Check First If Your Brake Lights Are Not Working

Posted by on Sep 23, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on The 3 Things You Should Check First If Your Brake Lights Are Not Working

If your brake lights are not working properly, here are the first three things that you should check out. It is important that you do this right away, as driving without working brake lights is unsafe for you and the drivers that you share the road with. #1 Brake Light Bulb The first thing that you should check is the brake light bulb. If your brake light bulb is burned out, then all you need to do is replace it. You can tell if the brake light is burned out if the wires inside look black or grey instead of clear or white; it is the same as...

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Four Reasons A Professional Windshield Repair Isn’t As Expensive As You Might Think

Posted by on Sep 21, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Four Reasons A Professional Windshield Repair Isn’t As Expensive As You Might Think

You may wonder if a professional windshield repair is actually worth the price for the tiny amount of damage visible on your windshield. And what about those DIY kits, you wonder; do they do everything they claim for that low price? Why would you choose a professional repair anyway? Fortunately, a professional repair has a lot more to offer than a DIY kit and you can get a lot more value out of it than you might at first think. Here are four reasons the professional repair isn’t overpriced. It comes with a warranty The warranty offered...

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Brake Lights Out? Two Simple Reasons Why

Posted by on Sep 20, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Brake Lights Out? Two Simple Reasons Why

If your brake lights are not working, do not freak out. The solution is most likely relatively simple. Here are the two most common reasons why your brake lights are not working, as well as steps to fix each of these issues. #1 Corroded Socket One of the most common reasons that your brake lights may have gone out is that the socket you screw the light bulb into has become corroded. On many vehicles, it’s be easy for water to get into the sockets and corrode them over time. Luckily, you should be able to fix this issue. In order to get...

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