4 Tips for Minimizing Pothole Damage

4 Tips for Minimizing Pothole Damage

  Potholes are notorious for damaging cars that strike them squarely. Even if you escape unscathed, hitting a pothole is a jarring experience that could cause damage you don’t notice until it develops into a larger problem. To help avoid these pothole run-ins, here are some general driving tips for minimizing pothole damage. Slow Down […]

5 Common Causes of Tire Damage 

5 Common Causes of Tire Damage 

You know your tires need constant attention, but you likely want to know the common causes of tire damage if you were to let them deteriorate. Read on to learn about several and to address these issues before you blow a tire. Not Rotating Your Tires Front- and rear-wheel-drive cars wear tires out more depending […]

The Difference Between Two-Wheel and Four-Wheel Drive

The Difference Between Two-Wheel and Four-Wheel Drive

Two-wheel and four-wheel drive are somewhat intuitive automotive concepts. It makes sense that the engine turns two wheels in a two-wheel-drive vehicle and four in a four-wheel-drive car. That said, the uses for these two drivetrains are not immediately obvious, and each carries costs and benefits. To understand the difference between two-wheel and four-wheel drive, […]

What Unbalanced Tires Can Do to Your Car

What Unbalanced Tires Can Do to Your Car

Tire balancing is all about how your car distributes its weight. Ideally, your tires would bear the weight evenly, but sometimes certain tires can hold too much weight as others bear less. This causes uneven wear on your tires and translates to money lost repairing your car. If you’re curious about what unbalanced tires can […]