If you’ve ever found yourself checking that dipstick and wondering why oil seems to disappear almost as fast as you can put it into your engine, then you are not alone. Many drivers have this problem. A car that has too little oil in it can suffer severe damage as bare metal parts scrape and…

Apart from adding gas to an automobile, changing a car’s oil is one of the first maintenance jobs that many people learn. In fact, it is so common that many find it hard to believe that some very critical mistakes can be made during this “super easy” process. To help you learn from your mistakes…

No matter what type of vehicle you drive or what your driving habits are, it is important to know how to prevent engine sludge. This common problem can cause many problems ranging from minor inconveniences to major engine failure. Check out our “game plan” for preventing engine oil deposits while at the same time extending…

Do you have a car that has been sitting in your garage or in front of your home for some time? Are you considering resuscitating a once thriving car that hasn’t seen action in years? Well, before you do you should know that it is not simply a matter of placing the key in the…

The Environmental Protection Agency has spent years drilling into the public’s mind the message that it is a horrible idea to pour used motor oil down the drain. This is because oil makes its way into the ecosystem and can cause havoc for us humans and our friends in the animal world. But what can…