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  • Carbon Junk

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    Q: What is Carbon Buildup?   Carbon buildup is mostly a problem with today’s newer “direct injection” vehicles. Think of your engine like a fireplace. When a fireplace burns fuel, it releases fumes – waste byproducts of smoke and carbon. In a fireplace these fumes go out the flu and deposit along its walls on the way out. The more fuel you burn, the more caked on the deposits become, eventually blocking off the airflow of the flu and impacting... read more

    Wednesday 31 January 2018
  • Winter Maintenance Tips

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    Kick the tires: Have your tires rotated and inspected. The last thing you need in cold, wet weather is to be driving on bald tires or tires with low air pressure. You’ll need all the traction that is possible and both of these issues will significantly impair your tire’s response.  Double check the tire pressure against the manufacturer's specifications found on the driver’s door jam or post when the tires are nice and cold and add air if n... read more

    Wednesday 03 January 2018
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