Common Dashboard Indicator Lights Meanings

We’ve all been there: a dashboard indicator light come on and we have no idea what it means. To make sure you’re prepared when one comes on, here’s a brief guide to common dashboard indicator lights and what they mean. Lit up engine light — Check Engine  This light warns …

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How to Get the Most from Your Car’s Air Conditioning

Some of the hottest days of summer are still to come here in Tennessee. This means that you want your vehicle’s air conditioning to be in prime working order. You also want to make sure you get the most from your car’s air conditioning in the most efficient manner possible …

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What Does a Car’s Torque Mean?

What does a car’s torque mean? Most drivers know it has to do with power, but what does it actually mean? Whether you’re new to the automotive industry or just passing through in your search for a new car, torque is incredibly important when it comes to performance. Most drivers …

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Explanations of Important Dashboard Warning Lights

Here’s a scenario we all dread. You’re driving along, listening to your favorite song; then, you hear that dreaded “beeeep.” You look down and see a bright red light shining up at you from your dashboard. Unfortunately, for many drivers, those little pictures with wavy lines and exclamation marks are …

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Three Ways to Avoid Traffic on a Road Trip

Hitting the road this summer? Nothing can threaten your good vibes like highway congestion. Here are some ways to avoid traffic on a road trip. # 1 – Use Waze When it comes to smartphone navigation apps, there’s nothing particularly special about the basic navigation abilities of Waze. It’s the …

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Car Parts Explained: How Anti-Lock Brakes Work

Cars are complex machines with tens of thousands of part. However, it is important to understand some systems, including anti-lock brakes. We’ve put together a post on how anti-lock brakes work, helping you to understand one of the most important automotive innovations in recent years. According to How Stuff Works, …

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