Selling Your Car? Do this to Make the Most Money

Sell car

Selling your car? Take care of these maintenance issues, give it a good cleaning and gather all the required paperwork first to get the best price.



Why is there Sludge/Slime in my Radiator?

Radiator sludge

Radiator sludge is a symptom of larger problems, many of which are traced back to using low-cost “green” coolants. Here’s what you can do.



How to Check Power Steering Fluid (and When to Change it)

Check power steering fluid

There are a couple ways to change power steering fluid, depending on your technical know-how. Here’s how.



Maintenance Tips to Make Your Car Last Longer

Car maintenance

Good car maintenance is vital to keeping your vehicle on the road as long as possible and running as well as it can. Here are a few tips.



What’s the Best Synthetic Motor Oil?

Signature Series oil change

Want the best synthetic oil for your engine? Many oil companies say they have the best, but we offer the scientific data to back it up.



Common Fixes for a Transmission that Shifts Hard

Automatic transmission

An automatic transmission can shift hard, jerk or hesitate for a number of reasons. Here’s what to look for to keep your vehicle shifting smoothly.



Transmission Flush vs Fluid Change: Which is Better?

Transmission flush

Is a flush or pan drop better when changing transmission fluid? Learn the pros and cons of each method.



What Motor Oil is Best for Winter? (And Other Cold-Weather Questions)

Car driving in snow during winter

Synthetics are a better choice when looking for a winter motor oil. They remain fluid in cold weather to ease cold starts and improve wear protection.



8 Overlooked Vehicle-Maintenance Services

Vehicle maintenance

These often-overlooked vehicle-maintenance practices can not only help avoid expensive repairs, they can boost performance.



What Your Motor Oil Color Means

Black motor oil usually means the oil is doing its job. Oil that looks like chocolate milk, however, points to serious problems.