Precision Tune Auto Care wants to help you stay informed on everything automotive, from the latest safety tests to exciting new vehicle reviews. Whether you want tips on keeping your vehicle in top shape or a sneak peek into Jay Leno’s amazing car collection, you can find everything you’re looking for in our resources overview.
Hey! Let's talk about one of our summertime must-haves: your car A/C. It's real easy for drivers to take their car's air conditioner for granted. Just ..Read More
Most drivers are too young to remember life before power steering - cranking those great big steering ..Read More
Under-inflated tires waste gas for lots of folks. 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 ..Read More
Alignment and brake problems can also increase friction. Besides saving fuel, keeping these systems in good repair has the added benefit ..Read More
People have been hearing a lot about higher oil change intervals these days. Maybe you're wondering: What are the key issues?Some new vehicle manufacturers are now recommending much higher ..Read More
The government mandates a lot of equipment on cars: emission devices and control computers, safety equipment like airbags and crash worthiness requirements. All of this is great for ..Read More
Modern cars and trucks run on 12 volt electrical systems. 12 volts is enough to get the job done for drivers without having so much power that there is danger of electrocution. But today's vehicles have ..Read More
Many drivers have found themselves in the following situation: they go to get their oil changed and their Precision Tune Auto Care service specialist recommends a new engine air filter. They say yes, but don’t know what an air filter is or what it does. If this has happened to … Read More »
In 2015, Americans bought an astonishing 17.5 million cars and trucks.
It seems like everywhere you go in the area you see custom wheels. Big trucks, little cars, mini-vans – it doesn’t matter, drivers are expressing themselves with custom wheels. Some car owners want smaller tires and wheels – some want larger – and some want them enormous. So where do … Read More »
General Motors is betting big money that changes to the car market won’t just be about which new models they build – they will be about how we get around, period.
We find that a lot of customers at Precision Tune Auto Care are a little tentative when they talk with their automotive advisors. They want to ask questions, but don’t want to be embarrassed or to seem pushy. Cars are very complicated and there’s more to know about them than most … Read More »
The folks at Consumer Reports certainly do some of the toughest, most fair-minded auto tests out there. So let’s pay close attention to the consumer nonprofit’s recommendations for the 10 best cars of 2015.
More people die in alcohol-related wrecks around New Year’s than any other day of the year, according to the National Institute for Highway Safety data cited by autoblog.com.
Imagine you’ve left home and you’re up in the arctic on a dog sled. Your dog team is pulling straight and true. You can cover a lot of ground quickly. Now imagine what would happen if one or two of the dogs wanted to go their own way and were pulling … Read More »
AAA, which tracks such things, estimates a whopping 91.3 million of us will take the highways between Wednesday, Dec. 23 and Sunday, Jan. 3.
If you’ve ever heard a squealing sound under your hood, chances are it was your serpentine belt. Your serpentine belt is a long belt that’s driven by your engine. It winds around several accessories that power important automotive systems in your. Let’s go over them. First, the serpentine belt drives … Read More »