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Do You Need an Alignment After Replacing Shocks and Struts?
March 14, 2020
Do You Need an Alignment After Replacing Shocks and Struts?Every so often, car owners are faced with the task of replacing their shocks and strut assemblies to ensure proper ride height and maximum ride comfort. While knowing when to replace your struts is easy enough thanks to manufacturer-recommended maintenance schedules, one question almost always pops up—do you need an
Steel vs. Alloy Wheels
March 11, 2020
Steel vs. Alloy WheelsSteel or alloy wheels—how do you know which one is right for your vehicle? These two options are the most common types of rims used in cars today. Each type has its own set of pros and cons that you should be aware of before making a purchase.  
How to Clean Aluminum Wheels
June 08, 2020
How to Clean Aluminum WheelsMany modern vehicles are equipped with aluminum alloy wheels, generally made from a combination of nickel and aluminum. These wheels are known for being lighter than steel, and they can be cast or forged in a wide variety of designs.
What is a Car Tune-Up?
July 03, 2020
What is a Car Tune-Up?Vintage cars have a bunch of mechanical parts, such as ignition points and carburetors, that have to be constantly “tuned up.” But on modern vehicles, nearly all such components have been superseded by electronic controls.
Can You Make Your Mustang as Rad as the Bullitt GT?
January 22, 2020
Can You Make Your Mustang as Rad as the Bullitt GT?Reading Time: 4 minutesLast week, history was made when the most famous—and now the most expensive—Ford Mustang sold at Mecum Auctions for $3.4 million. The car on the block? The iconic 1968 Ford Mustang GT driven by Steve McQueen in the classic thriller, Bullitt.
How to Detail Your Car’s Exterior: Get a Showroom Shine with These Key Detailing Tips
April 22, 2020
How to Detail Your Car’s Exterior: Get a Showroom Shine with These Key Detailing TipsNational Car Care Month, which is celebrated every April, acts as a reminder to take care of all aspects of your vehicle—including the exterior. Although many owners think a quick wash and wax are all a car’s exterior needs, there’s a lot more to it than that.
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