Most Bradenton auto owners are all talking MPG right now. Better gas mileage. Fewer emissions. FL folks want to save the environment and our pocketbooks. And we Bradenton drivers all know — or should know — that preventive maintenance will help maintain maximum fuel economy. But is there somethin...
Posted in Fuel Economy
on November 25, 2015
Bradenton auto owners live in a disposable society. Everything from elaborate packaging to our clothing. Even cell phones are disposable. When replacement is cheaper than repair, the term "built to last" goes by the wayside. An exception is our vehicles. They're still a very big inve...
Posted in Maintenance
on November 13, 2015
Most FL motorists know that their vehicles need regular preventive maintenance like changing the oil and filters, rotating the tires and refilling the washer fluid. But did you know that your air conditioning system needs routine maintenance as well? Taking care of your air conditioning system ca...
Posted in Air Conditioning
on November 04, 2015
The serpentine belt tensioner applies pressure to the serpentine belt, maintaining prime tension to drive the accessories like the alternator and A/C compressor. The service life of the belt tensioner is the same as the belt itself, so they should always be replaced together. A worn...
Posted in Serpentine Belt
on November 03, 2015