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A mild drifting of the vehicle to the right is normal as most major roadways have a peak in the middle and mild slope downward. However, it’s still a great idea to get your alignment checked when in doubt.

How can you tell if a repair is worth it? If a recommended repair will cost more than the value of the car, it is probably time to replace the vehicle. Repairs that are less than that should be made – a much less expensive option than buying a new vehicle.

If it sounds like your car's turn signals are blinking too rapidly, it most likely the fuse is about to give out. Fortunately, this is a quick, easy and inexpensive repair.

If you see oil on the ground beneath the rear axle of your car, have it checked out immediately. It indicates a problem with one of the seals and creates dangerous driving conditions.

When reading the label on an oil container, do you know what the "W" means? Nope, not weight. It stands for winter, and refers to its viscosity in cold temperatures.

How often you should change your car’s oil and oil filter depends on your driving style and conditions. It also depends on the car year and model.
check the owner's manual for the ideal interval for your vehicle.

If you hear a clicking noise coming from the front of your car whenever you make a tight turn, this probably means that your constant velocity (CV) joints are faulty. As such, you should schedule an appointment with an auto repair shop as soon as possible so that the components can be replaced.

"Car designers are just going to have to come up with an automobile that outlasts the payments." - Erma Bombeck

Deposits of carbon and gunk can build up on the cylinder heads, reducing power. To prevent (or correct) this, the heads, valves, valve seats and ports need to be inspected and cleaned.


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