family auto mechanics - helping you find the problem

family auto mechanics - helping you find the problem

  • Advice For Motorists Addressing Tire Repairs

    If you ever have a tire-related problem, repairing it doesn't have to be too complex or out of your range of fixing. This advice, in particular, can make tire repairs more manageable, whether you have to fix punctures or valve problems. Avoid Repairs When Tread is Very Low You may have problems with tires that have really low tread. If a tire's tread is low to the point where you can't really drive on it safely anymore, then you should forgo repairing it.

  • Getting The Most Performance From Your Diesel Engine

    Diesel engines offer power and performance for trucks that need to pull heavy loads or haul additional weight, but adding additional performance to the engine can often make your truck more versatile. There are some easy ways to increase the power of your diesel engine that may also increase the engine's fuel economy without breaking the bank. Performance Tuning Adding a performance tuning chip to the computer in your truck is an excellent way to add some additional horsepower without having to add a lot of expensive parts to the truck.

About Me

family auto mechanics - helping you find the problem

As the son and grandson of mechanics, I spent much of my child hood under the hood of many cars. I have listened and learned about so many different problems and how to repair them effectively. I created this blog to cover as many car problems as possible without overwhelming readers. You will find tips for troubleshooting, advice for when to take it to a professional and suggestions for when to stop driving the car or truck immediately to prevent further and more costly damage. We hope that you find all of this information helpful and useful, allowing you to have a great running car.