Archive for the ‘Auto Facts’ Category
The Right Time to Replace Brake Pads
We know when it’s time to change our oil. We know when our tires are low on air. And we know when our gas tank isn’t full. But what is the best way to know what is happening with our car’s brakes and when the right time to replace brake pads is? (more…)
What’s the difference between all-wheel drive and front-wheel drive?
You have probably seen or heard an advertisement for a car or truck which promotes the vehicle’s all-wheel drive system. It is noted as something which can help you in tough situations, like icy highways or muddy roads. But does it really matter that much? What’s the difference between all-wheel drive and front-wheel drive? Let’s take a look at a few pros and cons of each. (more…)
What does a spoiler do?
Spoiler alert! This blog post contains spoilers! These days, that declaration usually pertains to spoiling the events of a movie or TV series, but today we’re talking about a different kind of spoiler – the one on the back of your car. They are often included on a sportier version of certain models, giving it a cooler and sleeker appearance. But what does a spoiler do? Does it actually have a purpose, or is it just there for decoration? While spoilers can certainly add a dash of cool to some cars, they actually do have a use. (more…)