Reno and Sparks Engine Fluid Advice

Engines Fluids Are Different Today Fluid requirements for modern vehicles have changed. In the past, we used standard oil on most vehicles.  Nowadays, engines and motors, differentials, and the like, have become more sophisticated, requiring more sophisticated lubricants. When using the incorrect type of fluids in newer engines, the result is engine damage. What Weight [...]

2019-02-04T22:07:20-07:00February 4th, 2019|Maintenance, Ownership|

Tire Tread Depth For Reno And Sparks Drivers

  When It Comes To Tire Tread Depth, Don't Tread Lightly When it comes to tire tread depth, the federal government doesn't set any standards, but 42 states do! In those state, 2/32 of an inch is legally considered to be the minimum tread depth. Two of those states, specifically California, maintain 1/32 [...]

2018-11-26T14:26:36-07:00November 26th, 2018|Auto Safety, Ownership|

It Pays to Take Care of Your Transmission in Reno and Sparks

  If you've been paying attention, you've noticed that vehicle engines are getting more and more powerful in Reno and Sparks. At the same time, they are getting better and better fuel economy. Most of those improvements are because of technological advances in transmissions. To get a better understanding of why that is, let's [...]

2018-11-19T22:55:24-07:00November 19th, 2018|Diesel Maintenance, Maintenance, Ownership|