Helpful Automotive Resources
September 29, 2020 What Does Sport Mode Do?On most cars, this mode can be activated by pushing the sport mode button or selecting “Sport” in the dashboard menu.
Switching to sport mode usually allows the transmission shift to happen later in the RPM range, enabling the engine to maximize its power.
Driving in Sport Mode: Pros and Cons June 16, 2020 Bad Strut SymptomsMany vehicles have a MacPherson strut-style suspension. With this design, there’s a type of shock absorber, called a MacPherson strut, behind each wheel. Each strut is integrated into a single assembly with one of the vehicle’s coil springs.
June 16, 2020 Best Car UpgradesMost car performance upgrades compromise reliability and driveability. So, if you’ve got a daily driver, you don’t want to go wild with a supercharger and a tuner.
August 17, 2020 Best Truck UpgradesYour vehicle’s braking system is responsible for reducing its momentum and speed—which means that having a reliable set of brakes is essential for safe vehicle operation.
April 30, 2020 Bad Tie Rod End SymptomsA bad tie rod end can be fairly easy to detect if you know what the signs are. However, in some cases, these symptoms can also be too mild to notice, which can lead some drivers to ignore them.
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