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Serpentine Belt

What serpentine belts are and how to stop yours from breaking. Most people are well aware that they will need a serpentine timing belt replacement every so often but are far less aware of the role a serpentine belt plays in their car. First used on the Ford Mustang in 1979, a serpentine belt operates Read more...

Caliper Retraction Critical Component

Troy, Mich., July 23, 2008 – As technicians service brake systems on more vehicles with alloy wheels, the Bendix® Brakes Answerman team recommends paying special attention to the brake calipers. “More and more vehicles leave the factory with alloy wheels and while they greatly enhance the appearance of a vehicle, they also generate more complaints Read more...

Warm weather auto maintenance tips

Summer Car Maintenance Warm weather auto maintenance tips Coolant Can you imagine how it would feel if you had to run for 5 miles without a drop of That’s what your car feels without an adequate amount of coolant Check the coolant levels at the beginning of summer and also when you set out for Read more...

Here are some of the more common jobs that need to be done from time to time and the auto parts that you’ll need for them.

This is a project that usually has to be done at least every other year. Of course, it depends totally on the type of car you have as well as how old the car is that you’re driving. But brakes get worn down just as any of the other auto parts do, and they need Read more...

Gary’s Automotive Chico, CA

The past few weeks Garys Automotive has been swamped with lots of cars to repair. If I can’t impress but one thing to my readers it would be this. Do the general maintenance on your vehicles so you don’t have such a high car repair bill. You can help yourself by just changing your oil Read more...

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