Have You Checked Your Headlights?

July 2, 2022

Like everything in the Illinois automotive market, there have been great strides in headlight technology in recent years. Illinois drivers can be safer at night because of it. Good headlights improve visibility on Bloomington roads, enabling you to see farther. They also improve your peripheral v... More

Bloomington Air Conditioning Service

July 1, 2022

Working up a sweat is a great thing to do in a gym around Bloomington, but not in your vehicle. When Bloomington residents' vehicle AC Systems have a problem, they'll often feel it right away. The question is, how long do you put up with it? You know, the old comfort versus cost dilemma. But a mo... More

Saving Lives in Bloomington with Tire Pressure

June 30, 2022

All new passenger vehicles on our Bloomington, Illinois, roads now have tire pressure monitoring systems TPMS for short. They are designed to alert you if your tires are underinflated. Since they are fairly new, a lot of people have questions about them.First off, the most important thing is tha... More

Fuel Filter Replacement

June 29, 2022

Hello Bloomington resident! You would never like to drink a glass of mud, right? Well, your vehicle feels the same way. It needs a steady supply of clean fuel in order to run well and deliver good fuel economy. The fuel filter's job is to clean dirt and rust out of the fuel before it gets to your... More

Keep Your Cool in Bloomington: Air Conditioning Service

June 28, 2022

Most Bloomington drivers don't even think about their air conditioner. Now here's a tip for Bloomington vehicle owners: Run your air conditioner every so often during Illinois winters. This circulates the lubricant to help keep the seals from drying out. The air conditioner actually removes som... More

Cooling System Components

June 27, 2022

Today we want to talk about a system in our vehicles the cooling system. It's one of those things that Bloomington auto owners don't give much thought to until it fails and then they're stranded by the side of a road in Illinois.Cooling systems fail more often than any other mechanical system ... More

If You Drive Like a Maniac (Aggressive Driving is Bad for a Vehicle)

June 26, 2022

When someone mentions driving like a maniac, they're not talking about you, surely? Besides the safety issues of aggressive driving, you should know that your vehicle will last a lot longer if you'll just mellow out a little. Here are four traits good drivers follow if they want their vehicles t... More

The Third Brake Light (Third Brake Light Service)

June 19, 2022

So you thought you only had two brake lights. Look again and you'll see one in the center at a higher level than the two on either side of the vehicle. They're sometimes in the inside of the vehicle behind the back window, or they could be in the deck lid, on the roof or on the spare wheel carr... More

Visibility Disaster! (Windshield Washer Pump Replacement)

June 12, 2022

Let's say you live in a cold climate where the snowy, icy weather challenges you to clear the salt and debris tossed up on your windshield. You push your windshield washer switch expecting a good stream of fluid so the blades can wipe the glass clean. Yet nothing comes out. Nada, zip. What's g... More

I NEED All Wheel Drive (Pros and Cons of AWD)

June 5, 2022

So winter has arrived and you don't feel confident in how your 2-wheel drive vehicle does in the snow and ice. You envy all those people with all-wheel-drive (AWD) and 4-wheel-drive (4WD) cars, trucks and SUVs. You start thinking, "I need one of those. I'll be able to go anywhere without any w... More