More and more of us are hanging on to our vehicles longer. A company by the name of HIS Markit recently released a report that shows the average age of light vehicles in the U.S. is now 11.8 years. Light vehicles are cars, SUVs (sport utility vehicles) and CUVs (compact utility vehicles). In C...
Posted in Older Vehicles
on March 28, 2021
Screeching tires, crunching metal it's an accident! If you've ever been in a car accident in Dexter, even a minor one, you know how upsetting it can be. It's hard to think straight and know what to do.Let's review what Dexter drivers should do in case of an accident:When an accident occurs, you...
Posted in Drive Train
on March 21, 2021
Hello Dexter resident! You would never like to drink a glass of mud, right? Well, your vehicle feels the same way. It needs a steady supply of clean fuel in order to run well and deliver good fuel economy. The fuel filter's job is to clean dirt and rust out of the fuel before it gets to your engi...
Posted in Fuel System
on March 14, 2021
Today we're talking to Dexter drivers about shocks and struts. They're so easy for Missouri folks to forget about because they last so long and wear out so slowly. But your shocks are really responsible for keeping your tires on the road so they're very important.Without shocks, your wheels wo...
Posted in Shocks & Struts
on March 07, 2021