Every Aurora vehicle owner has to purchase tires at some time or another, so it's a good idea to understand what the choices are. The best seasonal performance is achieved by purchasing tires to match the season you are driving in. Summer tires are designed for hot temperatures. The tread...
Posted in Tires and Wheels
on January 30, 2018
Oil changes are probably the most recognized service on a vehicle. Almost all Aurora residents know about them. But do we know enough?Several decades ago, oil changes were fairly standard: every three months or 3,000 miles or 5,000 kilometers. But recent advances in both engine technology...
Posted in Fluids
on January 23, 2018
There's not much we can do about the price of gas in Aurora, Illinois, but we do quite a bit about how much we use as we're driving on our Aurora streets.Our driving habits can dramatically affect our fuel economy.The first thing we can do is watch the 'go-pedal.' Hard acceleration just su...
Posted in Fuel System
on January 14, 2018
About 90% of our driving decisions in the Aurora area are based solely on what we see. So having a good pair of windshield wipers is extremely important.Most Aurora drivers have experienced the frustration and fear of not being able to see clearly during a storm, or when our vehicle windsh...
Posted in Maintenance
on January 07, 2018
Night driving in Aurora is not as safe as daylight driving as evidenced by the increased accident rate at night. Much of that is simply because it's dark outside.Visibility is important to safe driving. Ninety percent of our driving decisions are based on what we see. And at night, we just can't ...
Posted in Headlamps
on January 02, 2018