When it comes to roadside assistance, many people have misconceptions about what is included or how it works. This will make it far more challenging for individuals to use these services when experiencing auto problems. Myth: Roadside Assistance Is Only For Cars A common myth about roadside assistance plans is that they only cover cars. Many providers also offer coverage for motorcycles and recreational vehicles. Whether you are a motorcyclist or an avid RVer, a roadside assistance plan is likely tailored specifically to your needs.
11 April 2023
If you've ever had an issue with your car's fuel pump, you probably know the feeling of dread when you're driving down the road and suddenly your engine stops running. Unfortunately, a faulty fuel pump can be difficult to detect until it's too late. That's why you need to be aware of the signs that might indicate that your car's fuel pump is about to fail. Here's a look at what those signs are and how to recognize them.
28 March 2023
In recent years, Continuously Variable Transmissions (CVT) have become increasingly popular in the automotive industry. They offer a smoother and more efficient driving experience compared to some traditional automatic transmissions. But like all mechanical systems, they can develop faults over time. Here are three of the most common issues associated with modern CVT transmissions. Oil Contamination One of the most frequent problems seen with CVTs is oil contamination. Over time, small amounts of metal from internal components can break off and contaminate the transmission fluid.
21 February 2023
Has the travel bug hit you and got you thinking about your old and forgotten RV? Even if the vehicle can start and move, you will have a lot of work ahead of you. If you are on a tight budget, you must prioritize. There are those repairs that will give you the most bang for your buck when it comes to bringing your beloved home on wheels back to a habitable state.
27 January 2023
While most suspension components aren't technically considered wear items, these critical parts of your car tend to suffer substantial abuse from daily use. Driving over bumps, uneven surfaces, and potholes can all cause them to wear down. Although there's no set time when you should replace these items, you will inevitably need to do so if you own your car for long enough. Of course, some things can cause your suspension components to wear down and fail much more quickly.
22 December 2022
When you are cutting your grass, you may be used to having the lawn mower stall when you are going through high areas or when it is almost out of gas. However, you may have been having problems lately starting the mower because it stalls almost immediately after you start it. After making sure that the gas tank is full and the blades are not clogged up with grass clippings, you will need to look for another explanation.
30 November 2022
Your engine oil is vital because it helps grease the engine parts, minimizing excess friction and preventing premature wear and tear. However, you may sometimes forget to change your oil, making it dirty due to normal engine wear. A lack of an oil filter might also make your oil dirty. This might damage your engine parts, leading to an emergency engine breakdown. It might also reduce the fuel efficiency of your vehicle, causing it to consume more fuel and costing you lots of money.
9 November 2022