90% of our driving decisions are based on vision. Anything that impedes your vision can affect your driving safety – including a dirty windshield. In that sense, your wiper blades are an important safety system. Most Portage drivers will wait until their wipers have failed before they replace the...
Posted in Windshield Wipers
on April 25, 2016
Most vehicles have automatic transmissions, yet a lot of Portage drivers only have a fuzzy understanding about what a transmission does. Think back to the last time you rode a bike in Portage. You started out in a lower gear and shifted to higher gears as you went faster. Down shift for h...
Posted in Timing Belt
on April 17, 2016
Higher Portage fuel prices aren't going away any time soon. That's not good news for our wallets. A lot of Portage drivers are trying to find ways to cut down on fuel consumption and hang on to some of their hard-earned money.North Americans drive billions of miles less during months of high fuel...
Posted in Fuel Economy
on April 11, 2016
Pop quiz: What is a cabin air filter?A. A filter for your Portage house?B. A fresh, piney scent?C. A filter for the passenger compartment of your car?Clever you, it's C.A cabin air filter cleans the outside air before it comes into the passenger compartment of your vehicle. It filters o...
Posted in Suspension
on April 04, 2016