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Why is My Vehicle Experiencing Poor Performance?

Wednesday, September 30th, 2020
Close-up on an engine

What to Do if Your Car is Running Worse than Usual

Drivers may notice that after an extended period of time with their vehicle out on the road, it doesn’t run as well as it should. Performance issues can take a variety of forms, but the almost result in worse ride quality, sluggish response time and poor acceleration. Interested in learning what to do if your car is running worse than usual? We’ve put together a list of common performance issues and their probable causes to help you diagnose the issue.


Engine Air Filter Replacement Tips & Tricks

Monday, August 31st, 2020
Engine components

How Often Should Drivers Replace Their Engine Air Filter?

A clogged engine air filter can result in a number of automotive issues. How often should drivers replace their engine air filter? We’ve put together all the information drivers should know about engine air filter replacement.


How to Get the Most Out of Every Tank of Gas

Friday, July 31st, 2020
A fuel gauge cluster

Tips for Improving Fuel Efficiency

Although fuel economy will vary from vehicle to vehicle, a driver’s personal habits also play a large role in determining their vehicle’s efficiency. Wondering how to get the most out of every tank of gas? Continue reading to view the most effective tips for improving fuel efficiency.


Can Bad Weather Make Vehicles Less Efficient?

Friday, May 29th, 2020
A lightning storm

What Impact Does Weather Have on a Car’s Fuel Economy?

There are many elements that can determine a vehicle’s efficiency, including environmental factors. What impact does weather have on a car’s fuel economy? What other external forces can make a vehicle less efficient? We’ve answered these questions and more down below.


Why Your Car’s Engine is Suffering from Reduced Performance

Friday, May 29th, 2020
Close up on an engine

Common Reasons for Reduced Engine Performance

When your vehicle’s engine starts to run into performance issues, it’s easy to notice. Driving a vehicle with sluggish and unresponsive acceleration is never an enjoyable experience. Fortunately, this issue can easily be resolved by taking your vehicle in for professional service. Drivers in search of a list of common reasons for reduced engine performance should continue reading.