Category Archives: Vehicle Care

Close up of a person wiping the dashboard in their car

How Can I Disinfect the Inside of My Car for COVID-19?

Car Interior Disinfecting and Cleaning Tips for Coronavirus

With the recent news of COVID-19 (Coronavirus) spreading across the world, it’s more important than ever to make sure you stay disease-free. You won’t want to forget about your car if your daily routine involves driving around in a vehicle. Here’s how you can disinfect and clean the inside of your car for COVID-19. Read the rest of this entry >>

Close up of the tires of a car driving on a snowy road

Does Salt from the Road Damage the Paint on my Car?

How to Protect Your Vehicle’s Paint in Winter

When it gets icy outside during the winter, everyone who lives in areas like Wisconsin know that roads need to get salted. The salt helps melt ice and give drivers more traction. However, as you drive on salted roads, your tires will kick up the salt onto your vehicle. That raises the question of whether salt from the road will damage the paint on your car. Here’s some tips on how to protect your vehicle in winter. Read the rest of this entry >>

flat tire on car parked on gravel road

What Tools Do I Need to Change a Flat Tire?

You’re driving down the road when you hear a thump, feel a vibration, and then a loud flapping noise. Your steering wheel starts to pull to the side of where you heard the sound. One of your tires just went flat. If you’ve never come across this problem, you’re probably asking a couple of questions. What tools do I need to change a flat tire? How do I change a flat tire? Today, we will be teaching you how to do just that. Read the rest of this entry >>

Oil spots underneath a vehicle

Why Is My Car Leaking Oil?

Reasons a Vehicle Could Be Leaking Oil

If seeing oil spots under your car is all too familiar, then you have a leaking vehicle in your hands. However, a car leaking oil may not be as obvious. Perhaps you smell burning oil after taking a drive or you see blue smoke coming out of your exhaust pipe. This is a very common problem that drivers come across and there are numerous reasons why your car could be leaking oil. Read the rest of this entry >>

Close up of a person checking the wiper blade on a car

How to Replace the Windshield Wipers on your Car

Step by Step Guide on Changing your Windshield Wipers Properly

Bad wiper blades will reduce how well you can see in the rain or snow. Once you know your wiper blades are bad, you should plan to get them replaced. While professionals can replace these blades for you, you may want to complete the task yourself. If you don’t know how to replace the windshield wipers on your car, follow this step by step guide. Read the rest of this entry >>

Close up of a mechanic rotating a tire on a white car

When Should I Get my Tires Rotated on my Car?

How Often to Rotate the Tires on your Vehicle

Tire rotations are maintenance tasks that should not be ignored. Tires wear at different rates and lead to problems. To ensure that your tires wear at roughly the same rate, you will want to get a tire rotation every now and then. So, when should you get your tires rotated? Keep reading to learn how often to rotate the tires on your vehicle and why rotating your tires is so important. Read the rest of this entry >>

Person Pouring Oil into an Engine for an Oil Change

How Often Should I Change the Oil in My Car?

You may have heard that the oil in your car should be changed every three months or 3,000 miles. With better vehicles being produced, that isn’t necessarily true for most cars anymore. While frequent oil changes won’t hurt your car, it will cost you more money and cause more strain onto the environment. So, what is best for you and your vehicle when it comes to how often to change your oil? Read the rest of this entry >>