Check Your Headlights

Posted January 2, 2022

Check Your Headlights During the winter months here in Kansas, the days are short and snowstorms aren’t uncommon. As such, visibility is a constant issue for Sunflower State drivers at this time of year and your headlights become more important than ever. While checking your vehicle’s headlights may not be…

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Time for New Tires?

Posted December 3, 2021

Time for New Tires? Trying to figure out when the right time to change your vehicle’s tires can be tough. You obviously don’t want to wait too long and drive around with a dangerously low amount of tread on your tires but you don’t want to get them changed too…

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Winter Car Battery Maintenance

Posted November 2, 2021

Winter Car Battery Maintenance As we head into the wintertime here in Kansas, you will undoubtedly be contending with a lot of issues as you try and stay warm and safe while faced with a variety of weather-related issues. One of the most common and most frustrating ordeals to contend…

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The Importance of Rotating Your Tires

Posted October 4, 2021

The Importance of Rotating Your Tires When rotated regularly, tires’ lifespans can be extended by up to 20 percent. Not only will this save you money on replacement tires but rotating your tires also cuts down on your gas money.  For uniform tire wear, it is suggested that a vehicle’s…

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EXTEND THE LIFE OF YOUR TIRES

Posted September 8, 2021

Extend the Life of Your Tires Sometimes it can be difficult to determine just how far along your vehicle’s tires are in their lifespan. How does one decide whether they have “worn-in tires” or “you’re-on-borrowed-time tires?” The official recommendation is to replace tires when the tread is worn to a…

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Three Fluids to Check This Month

Posted August 4, 2021

Three Fluids to Check This Month In order to run smoothly, your vehicle’s engine is dependent upon countless moving parts and fluids. Since there are so many components and liquids to keep track of, it’s best to have a proactive maintenance schedule in place which includes everything that can potentially…

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Replacing Your Timing Belt

Posted July 9, 2021

Replacing Your Timing Belt The first time most drivers think about the timing belt in their vehicle is when the manufacturer’s recommend maintenance schedule says it needs to be replaced. Other drivers aren’t so lucky. These drivers are often lamenting a problem they didn’t know they had when the timing…

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Vehicle Belts 101

Posted June 2, 2021

VEHICLE BELTS 101 Vehicle belts transfer power from the engine to various components of your engine, ensure proper timing of moving parts, and connect key systems. Types of Belts: Timing Belt – responsible for timing the moving parts within your engine. Simply put, if these parts do not operate in…

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Summertime Battery Maintenance

Posted May 3, 2021

Summertime Battery Maintenance If you think the summer weather is easier on your battery than winter, think again. While warmer temperatures help to increase battery capacity, making it easier to turn over the engine, they also cause an increase in the rate at which the battery deteriorates. When the temperature…

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Oil Loss Prevention

Posted April 13, 2021

Oil Loss Prevention Oil loss will be experienced by a significant percentage of vehicles at some point in their lifespan. More often than not it comes in the form of small drips and minor leaks that can be prevented, but in some cases oil leaks require immediate attention from an…

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