July 27, 2023

Many automotive issues can be difficult to notice during daily driving, but your vehicle jerking when you accelerate is not one you’ll be able to ignore. It’s obvious and a bit unsettling when you hit the gas pedal and feel a large hesitation in the power delivery.  Unfortunately, even though you can tell something is […]

June 1, 2023

Everything within your engine is perfectly synchronized. It’s amazing that motors can produce so much power and move so quickly with perfect precision, every stroke, every time.  This flawless timing of your engine is the responsibility of, unsurprisingly, your timing chain/belt. Both timing belts and timing chains carry out the job of ensuring your valves […]

May 1, 2023

If you own a BMW, you know it’s a vehicle built with precision and quality, which is why you want to keep it well-maintained. To keep your BMW running smoothly and extend its lifespan, regular maintenance is crucial, and one essential aspect of that is changing the oil. But how often should you change the […]

March 16, 2023

Radiator leaks can be some of the most frustrating issues to deal with when owning a vehicle. Constant coolant top-offs, an overheating engine, and the smell of burning coolant are all signs of a leak in your cooling system.  Your car’s radiator takes the anti-freeze and disperses it over metal fins that release your engine’s […]

February 28, 2023

Volkswagen’s 2.0 TSI (Turbocharged Stratified Injection) engine, which is now in its fourth generation, has been in production since the late 2000s. A chain-driven, direct injection, turbocharged four-cylinder engine, the 2.0 TSI offers stellar performance and fuel economy. It has powered everything from the VW Passat, Tiguan, and GTI, to the Audi TT, A4, A6, […]