Every car in Toledo, Ohio is at risk for theft. So it's up to us Toledo drivers to make our cars a less appealing target and more of a challenge – hopefully sending potential thieves to look elsewhere. The National Insurance Crime Bureau recommends a layered approach to protecting ve...
Posted in Automotive News
on July 24, 2015
If you’re interested in customizing the wheels and tires on your SUV, there are a few things you should know first. Most importantly, the wheels you buy need to fit your vehicle. Not all wheels are created equal. Too many Toledo drivers have bought a set of wheels that caught their eye, then, a...
Posted in Tires and Wheels
on July 17, 2015
Unless you live in Death Valley, you really don’t hear much any more about cars overheating. That’s because cooling systems in vehicles have been much improved. That doesn’t mean you can’t overheat your SUV engine, though. Without proper preventive maintenance, you could still fin...
Posted in Cooling System
on July 15, 2015
It's important for Toledo motorists to know battery basics. First, let’s talk about which is harder on a battery – hot or cold Ohio weather. Most Perrysburg motorists think it’s cold weather because that’s when we call on our batteries to have enough power to start a cold SUV engine.
Posted in Battery
on July 03, 2015
The transmission system in your vehicle allows you to change gears. Lower gears are power gears. They get your vehicle moving and get it up hills. Higher gears get the vehicle up to speed and get it rolling faster. If you have a standard transmission, then you have to do the work of shifting ge...
Posted in Transmission
on July 01, 2015