Car Care Tips

February 2015

Fuel Saving Tip: Tire Pressure Saves Fuel In Crest Hill

Video: Under-inflated tires waste gas for lots of folks in the Crest Hill area. Think how hard it is to walk in sand – you just have to work harder because of the resistance. When your tires don't have enough air in them, their rolling resistance is dramatically increased and it simply takes mor... Read More

Wiper Blades In Illinois

Video: If you're gonna drive around the Joliet area, you've got to be able to see! So having a good pair of windshield wipers is extremely important. We've all experienced the frustration and fear of not being able to see clearly during a storm, or when our windshield is just dirty. It seems li... Read More

Hitting The Brakes In Ingalls Park

Video: Hello Joliet, let's talk about brakes. Braking, as all Illinois drivers know, is slowing or stopping your vehicle. As you can imagine, brakes are engineered to work well on a particular vehicle application. For example, you would expect more powerful brakes on a heavy-duty pickup that r... Read More

Tire Tread Depth for Joliet, Illinois Drivers

Video: Driving on bald tires is like playing roulette. Though you may be fine today, eventually your luck is going to run out. The Feds don't have any laws for tread depth, but 42 of the states, and all of Canada, do have regulations. They consider two-thirty-seconds of an inch to be the minimu... Read More

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