How to Check and Change a Fuse in Your Vehicle

A Man Changing a Fuse in His Vehicle.

Good news! You don’t have to take your car into the mechanic’s shop every time something goes wrong. While you should consult with an automotive technician for any significant issue, there are some minor fixes that you can easily take care of on your own. Case in point: a blown fuse.  Signs that you may […]

The Need for Auto Mechanics in 2023

A Man Fixing a Car Tire.

If you are considering becoming an auto mechanic, 2023 is shaping up to be a great year to pursue your passion. With the high rate of inflation in the US, fewer people are buying new cars, which means they must maintain or repair their existing vehicles. Recent research shows that, in 2023, there will be […]

Nitrogen or Oxygen? And what is TPMS?

students in automotive repair class

The wheels on the bus, (or your car for that matter) do not continue to go round and round without a little TLC from you or your local mechanic. After all, what is a vehicle without tires? Pretty much a useless pile of metal and rubber. So it’s important to perform regular tire pressure checks […]

5 Reasons Your Check Engine Light Comes On

5 reasons check engine light comes on

It’s been a long day and you just want to get home. The key hits the ignition, your radio comes alive, and you’re ready to go… until that dreaded sensor lights up your dashboard: Check Engine. Don’t panic. It doesn’t automatically spell repairs of bank-breaking proportions. There are plenty of reasons your check engine light […]