Helpful Automotive Resources
July 17, 2020 Does My Car Have a Recall?Read on to find out.
Check if your car’s defective part is covered by a recall before paying for a repair or replacement.
How Do I Know If My Car Has a Recall?
July 03, 2020 5 Possible Reasons Why Your Car Shakes When BrakingMany modern cars have disc brakes at all four corners, though some have discs in the front and drums in the rear. Pressing the brake pedal forces a pair of brake pads to squeeze against the disc-shaped rotor, creating the friction needed to stop the vehicle.
August 05, 2020 How Do Car Brakes Work?Stepping on the pedal activates its lever and its connected piston. Powered by your foot, the lever forces a piston inside the master cylinder. The piston then displaces brake fluid out of the cylinder and into the lines that lead to either the brake calipers (in a disc brake system) May 28, 2020 Volkswagen in Hot Water for Controversial Ad“We posted a racist advertising video on Volkswagen’s Instagram channel,” the company’s head of sales and marketing Jürgen Stackmann and group head of diversity Elke Heitmüller said in a joint apology posted on social media. “We understand the public outrage at this. Because we’re horrified, too.”
Volkswagen was founded in May 14, 2020 Volkswagen to Recall Over 370,000 VehiclesThe massive recall is divided into three phases because the problematic inflators have varying rates of degradation. This means that it is not necessary for the airbags to be replaced all at once.
August 27, 2020 Ford Gives F-150 Additional Standard Safety TechThe decision will see Ford become the first American automaker to make the technology standard equipment on light-duty trucks. However, for the trucks’ Super Duty edition, automatic emergency braking will remain optional for the base model and standard on the higher trims.
Ford will be the first American automaker to make