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As drivers keep their cars longer, spark plug wire replacement is needed eventually. Follow these pro tips to check and replace spark plug wires.
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Starters are an integral part of the starting system, so why do good starters go bad? Here’s an explanation on what could go wrong in your starter.
Looking for alternator replacement tips? We’ve got four that will make the job quick and easy.
What is an alternator? Simply put, it’s a part of your car’s electrical system that you never really have to think about until it starts to cause you grief. Alongside your vehicle’s battery, the alternator is the backbone of the charging system in your automobile…
A car battery terminal end may fail, leaving you and your vehicle stranded. Here’s what to look for to help avoid that.
Hurricane Harvey left up to a million flood-damaged cars in its wake, and Irma wreaked similar havoc in the Carribbean. Should you attempt to make repairs?