Car Care Tips

June 2018

What to Do in Case of an Accident in Tampa

Screeching tires, crunching metal – it's an accident! If you've ever been in a car accident in Tampa, even a minor one, you know how upsetting it can be. It's hard to think straight and know what to do.Let's review what Tampa drivers should do in case of an accident:When an accident occur... Read More

Timing Belt

Ever heard the sad tale of a staggeringly steep repair bill from a broken timing belt? Bad news. Let's take a lesson from their woes and remember to think about our timing belt.First, let's review what a timing belt does. The top part of the engine over the cylinders is called the cylinde... Read More

Battery Basics for Tampa

It's important for Tampa drivers to know battery basics. First, let's talk about which is harder on a battery – hot or cold FL weather. Most Tampa area drivers think it's cold weather because that's when we call on our batteries to have enough power to start a cold vehicle engine.However, heat ... Read More

Clean Fuel Makes a Happy Engine in Tampa, FL

If the fuel system in your vehicle is dirty, you will be hurting your engine and losing performance as you drive around Tampa, FL.Unless they drive a vintage car, Tampa auto owners have fuel injectors which need to be properly maintained. That is why your vehicle owner's manual has a schedule for... Read More

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