Turbochargers are essentially compressors that direct more air into the engine’s cylinders in order to produce additional power. A turbo derives its...The Main Street Garage: Building a Dream October 26, 2018
Toby Cossette, co-owner of The Main Street Garage in St. Augustine, Fla., obtained an associate of arts degree from North Dakota State College of Science....
Diagnosing chassis issues, including noise, vibration and drivability concerns ranges from the simple to the difficult-to-pinpoint. In this article...Neubauer’s Auto Repair: A True Maryland Marvel June 20, 2018
Neubauer’s Auto Repair is located in Ellicott City, Md., in northeast Howard County, approximately 10 miles north of the Baltimore-Washington...Challenges You Face with Difficult Customers June 20, 2018
This happens frequently, with many shops experiencing a frustrating issue with what we tend to identify as “difficult” customers. A passenger...Avoiding Brake Service Comebacks March 29, 2018
A number of potential problems can easily result in operational issues and/or customer complaints following brake system service. Here we’ll discuss a...Best Practices for Air Conditioning Service March 29, 2018
Automotive A/C systems, once a stand-alone and relatively simple design, have evolved and continue to evolve, offering greater efficiency and reduction of...Towing the Line March 28, 2018
Quite often, vehicles enter your shop which feature a trailer hitch (bumper hitch, frame-mounted hitch receiver). This should alert you to that fact that...Judy’s Automotive: Service ‘With a Woman’s Touch’ March 28, 2018
Judy’s Automotive is located in historic San Rafael, Calif., in the North Bay region of San Francisco. The one-person shop opened in 2005 and offers...TPMS Diagnosis and Service Tips from Parts & Equipment Manufacturers February 16, 2018
Likely the leading cause of system failures lies with the condition of the sensor batteries. Sensor batteries are expected to last around six to 10 years,...