4 Signs of Radiator Issues

4 Signs of Radiator Issues

Your radiator is a key part of your cooling system that helps keep your car from overheating. If your radiator isn’t working, your cooling system will be unable to regulate internal temperatures. This can lead to an overheated engine, stalling, and costly repairs, not...
3 Reasons for Wheel Shaking

3 Reasons for Wheel Shaking

If you’ve ever driven down the freeway or a winding mountain road and your wheel begins to shake you know how concerning it can be. Whatever the cause, wheel shaking can be a sign of a serious issue with one or several components of your vehicle and should be taken...
Spring Safe Driving Tips

Spring Safe Driving Tips

It’s spring here in Tacoma! As we transition into a season marked by longer days and renewed activity, it’s important to make sure that you stay alert as a driver to new possible distractions and dangers in the environment and on the road. Here are our spring safe...
When to Change Your Fuel Filter

When to Change Your Fuel Filter

We all know that air filters and oil filters need to be changed every now and then to make sure your car is functioning properly. But how often should you change your fuel filters? What are fuel filters? Fuel filters are filters designed to filter impurities out of...
8 Deadly Driving Distractions 

8 Deadly Driving Distractions 

In driving school we learn lessons like defensive driving and being wary of drunk drivers. But in the modern era where time is limited and distractions abound, it’s important to understand how daily habits like applying makeup or responding to that text can have...
What are Carbon Deposits and How Do They Effect Your Engine?

What are Carbon Deposits and How Do They Effect Your Engine?

If you’re a car owner, you may have heard of carbon deposit buildups. But what causes carbon deposits to build up? In this blog we’re going to look into what causes carbon deposits to build up, why they’re bad, and what you can do about them! What causes carbon...
5 Things Every Driver Should Know How to Do

5 Things Every Driver Should Know How to Do

There are some thing that should definitely be left to the experts. But on the flip side, there are some things you can’t afford not to know. Having a little bit of car maintenance know-how isn’t just helpful for saving money; it can be a real lifesaver in a...
Replacing Tires: A Comprehensive Guide

Replacing Tires: A Comprehensive Guide

Our tires play the single most important role in connecting our vehicles with the road. Without them we quite literally wouldn’t be going anywhere. That’s why it’s so important to make sure they’re in great shape. It’s also important to start thinking about...
The Importance of Tire Rotation and Balancing 

The Importance of Tire Rotation and Balancing 

Tire rotation is an important part of tire maintenance and overall driving safety. In 2019 alone, the US saw over 600 deaths from tire-related crashes. Just like an oil change, tire rotation shouldn’t be seen as optional. Instead, you should plan to have your tires...
4 Simple Tips for Defrosting a Windshield

4 Simple Tips for Defrosting a Windshield

Winter is coming. As the weather begins to dip below freezing at night, you can expect to wake up to frozen windshield on cold winter mornings.  Not only are frosty windshields inconvenient, they can signifiants obscure your field of vision and make driving extremely...