Get straight talk about car care and servicing here. Ever wonder how to choose custom wheels or how your car battery works? Find out. We take the mystery out of wheels, brakes, batteries, alignment, and shocks/struts.
What’s the Difference Between Aluminum and Steel Wheels?
Here’s a short guide to the two main types of automotive wheel materials and how they differ, for those shopping for aftermarket wheels and rims.
These 3 Useful Driving Tips Will Help Extend Your Brake Life
Three common sense tips to make your brake pads and brake service last longer.
How Your Auto Battery Works
Find answers to your questions about how car batteries work, how they recharge and the most common types of car batteries in this simple guide.
Complete Guide to Disc Brakes and Drum Brakes
Everything you need to know about disc and drum brakes: why discs go on the front axle and drums on the rear, the advantages of each and what needs maintenance.
Wheel Alignment FAQ
It’s important to get wheel and tire alignments regularly. Find out why and get answers to your other alignment questions here.
How to Tell If Your Shocks or Struts Are Bad
Bad shocks and struts will compromise your ride comfort and eventually your control. Here’s why they’re so important and what to know about when to replace.
Lowering Suspension: Pros and Cons
Lowering your suspension is a popular customization that can improve driving performance and make your ride turn heads. Consider these factors first.
Do I Really Need Brake Service?
Brake problem symptoms have a lot of overlap with other car repair symptoms. The solution may be as simple as removing a trapped rock or you may need full brake service.
Do I Really Need an Alignment?
Don’t assume that drift to the right means you need an alignment. Sometimes symptoms of bad alignment are about road conditions, suspension parts or other factors.