Tech Talks | Brakes To Go

What are brake rotors?Brake rotors are large metal discs that are visible behind the wheels of a car. They spin alongside the wheels so that when the brakes are engaged, the brake pads press down on the rotors creating friction to slow down or stop...

Nothing beats the feeling of exploring the landscape of this vast country with just a few tools and your trusted vehicle. The favorite American pastime we’re referring to is off-roading, and we’re going to help you travel the toughest terrains.The most important elements of a...

As summertime reaches full swing, vacations and road trips are on the rise. This year, car camping is proving to be a popular, thrifty adventure for vacationers of all ages. We’ve compiled a few of our favorite tips for setting up your next car trip...

Car shopping: exciting or terrifying? Truthfully, it can be a little bit of both. If you’re lucky, you know exactly what you want and where to find the best deal. But if you’re like most people, you don’t even know where to begin. The internet...

Originally posted on carguardian.com.The summer driving season upon us.  So here are 10 simple tips to help you save money at the pump and stretch the gas in your tank a little further. Sure, a gallon of gas doesn’t set you back $4.50 anymore. But even...

Originally posted to autoblog.com  Taking care or your car's appearance doesn't qualify as vanity; instead, it's smart vehicle ownership. You can hire a professional auto detailer to care for your car for between $100 and $500 – or you can swipe their secrets, do it yourself...

For those of us living in the Texas summer heat, we know the powerful effects of the sun first hand. However, we may not appreciate just how damaging these effects can be, until we see the havoc it can wreak on our vehicles. From faded...

Want to avoid costly brake maintenance on your vehicle? Drive like a grandma! Well, not really, but it would definitely help. You can buy the most expensive, highest-rated brake pads available, but if you still drive like Dale Earnhardt and try to own the road, they’re...

Alignment If you find that your car is veering to one side, you may have an alignment issue. It is important to get your alignment checked annually, usually when you get your tires rotated. Brakes If you feel your brakes shudder, squeak or grind when you stop your...

Whether it’s not changing the brakes in time or neglecting to rotate the tires, not following car maintenance intervals can end up costing you big bucks in the long run. Routine maintenance can keep you and your family safe and keep your car out of...