Posts

  • Air Bags (SRS)

    Tuesday 18 August 2015

    Today’s vehicles are safer than they’ve ever been. Design and construction techniques provide tremendous protection in an accident. Your airbags are part of a very sophisticated system of sensors and computers called the Supplemental Restraint System – or SRS. These sensors are all over your vehicle, detecting things like where passengers are sitting, how much they weigh, as well as the speed and direction of an impact during a crash... read more

  • Air Conditioning

    Tuesday 18 August 2015

    Let's talk about air conditioning service and repair issues for the Ormond Beach FL area. Most of us in Ormond Beach we don't give our air conditioning a second thought as long as it's making cold air. But it's a complex and expensive system that we should think about before it starts blowing hot air.

    The refrigerant in the air conditioner contains a special oil that lubr... read more

  • Alternator

    Tuesday 18 August 2015

    You've probably noticed a bunch of warning lights on your dash when you start your engine. They flash on to test the circuits and then go off if everything's OK. One of the warning lights looks like a car battery. Its job is to tell you if your battery's not charging properly.

    You know that your battery stores electricity – enough to start your engine and get you moving. But that's... read more

  • Axles

    Tuesday 18 August 2015

    Your axles are the last link in transferring power from the engine to your wheels. They're strong parts that last a long time – but they can run into trouble.

    Axles just wear out over time and need to be replaced. And sometimes axle seals leak, causing the axle to wear out prematurely. Lubricant leaks out, and water and dirt can get in and contaminate the... read more

  • Battery

    Tuesday 18 August 2015

    Batteries are a huge part of modern life in Ormond Beach FL. I mean, how many battery chargers do you have?

    Of course, our purpose here is to talk about your car battery. When people come into our Ormond Beach FL service center and need a new battery, they're really not that happy about having to spend the money. But the fact is that 70 percent of batteries don't make... read more