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Oil, Lube & Filter Change

oil-lube-changeCheck the owner's manual to see if your driving habits are considered to be "severe service." This type of driving requires more frequent oil changes, warns the Car Care Council. Have the oil changed accordingly, usually every 3-5,000 miles. For less wear and tear on the engine, drivers in cold climates (sub-zero driving temperatures)should drop their oil weight from 10-W30 to 5-W30.

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8 Tips for Successful Headlight Restoration

headlamp-before-and-afterHeadlight restoration is very important as headlights are like the eyes of the car. If they’re fogged and hazy, it can be dangerous for you to drive your vehicle. New headlight lenses are very expensive. Since restoration is affordable, you can have the headlight lens looking as good as new with the help of a headlight lens cleaner. Below are tips for successful headlight restoration.

1. Damage Inside of the Headlight Lens

If the damage is on the inside, you will see condensation from moisture. If this is the case, the moisture needs to be drained.

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Exhaust Systems

s4-systemThe exhaust system is an assembly in a vehicle's engine that takes care of the burnt gas that the engine produces. It consists of exhaust pipes, through which exhaust gas flow through from one chamber to another, a header, which collects the same gas from different cylinders and directs it to the pipes, a catalytic converter, which converts the pollutant gases produced during combustion into less harmful substances, a muffler, which reduces engine noise, and a turbocharger, which increases engine power.

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