Exhaust System Maintenance

Your vehicle’s exhaust system is one of those things you don’t notice… until you do. Maybe you’ll smell leaking fluids. Or hear loud clicking and noises from the engine. Or see a billowing cloud of grey or green smoke lingering behind you on the road. When everything is working properly, you’ll hardly ever have a… Read More »

Driving in the Rain

As we head towards spring, there are bound to be a few rainstorms heading our way in the coming weeks here in Gloucester County. When you’re confronted with wet road conditions and limited visibility due to precipitation while driving, here are few things you should keep in mind in order to stay safe: Drive in… Read More »

Signs You Need a Tune-Up

Modern automobiles are highly-sophisticated feats of engineering that would seem like vehicles in a science fiction story to drivers a half-century ago. Despite significant advancements in design and technology, cars still need to be tended to regularly and have the occasional tune-up performed in order to ensure optimal mechanical performance. But how do you know… Read More »

Time for New Tires?

Trying to figure out when the right time to change your vehicle’s tires can be quite the dilemma. You obviously don’t want to wait too long and drive around with a dangerously-low amount of tread on your tires but you don’t want to get them changed too early either since it can be an expensive… Read More »

Fluid Flush Frequency

While they might not be the first thing that come to mind when you think about vehicle maintenance, your car’s fluids are literally its lifeblood and they are a vital component of its health. Vehicle fluids perform a variety of functions that keep your engine running at an optimal level. You should monitor your car’s… Read More »


In terms of frustrating scenarios, encountering a dead car battery when you’re in a rush to get somewhere has to be near the top of the list. Fortunately, jumpstarting your vehicle is a relatively simple procedure. Follow these steps and your car will be up and running again in no time: Items Required: -Jumper Cables… Read More »

How to Maintain Your Car’s Transmission

When it comes to the transmission in your vehicle, it’s by far one of the more complex components of your car and is also one of the most costly to replace. Maintaining your transmission can help greatly extend the lifetime of your vehicle and keep it in great running order. There are a few tell-tale… Read More »

Summer Car Maintenance Tips

As much as we would rather spend our hot summer days by the beach or inside in the air conditioning, most of us have many things to do or take care of in the summer around Hayes. Sweltering temperatures can lead to car issues, such as A/C systems on the fritz, steering wheels that feel… Read More »

Unintended Harm from a Dirty Air Filter

The air filters in your vehicle have an important job – keeping dust and debris out of the engine and the cabin. The cabin air filter keeps your air conditioning blowing and fan blowing fresh air into the vehicle. The engine air filter does the same thing for your vehicle’s engine – preventing contaminants from… Read More »