Monthly Archives: May 2018

The History of Cruise Control

Cruise control is a feature in most cars driven in the United States. It’s a convenient feature to have on those long cross-country road trips or when the Parkway is empty. However, we don’t typically think much about it. While cruise control dates to 1788 when an early version was used in steam ships, modern[Read more…]

Finding A Trustworthy Mechanic

If you own a vehicle, finding a trustworthy mechanic is essential to extending its lifespan. It’s an incredibly relieving feeling when you find a trustworthy mechanic that has your best interests and safety in mind. Finding this mechanic can be challenging but there are ways to separate the trustworthy mechanics from the untrustworthy. The first[Read more…]

The Importance of Your Emergency Brake

Every car comes equipped with an emergency brake, which can also be called a parking brake, e-brake, or handbrake. This brake also has several variations. It can be a stick lever, a center lever, a foot pedal, or a push button. Regardless of what you call the emergency brake and where it is located in[Read more…]

Air Conditioning Repair

There are many things that can go wrong with your car’s air conditioning system, which is why it is necessary to schedule your car for regular checkups. The first problem that can go wrong is also the most horrifying. You do not want your car to get infected with Black Death. If your car is[Read more…]