Whether we're trying to save money, save gas, or save the environment, most of us Loves Park drivers have an interest in decreasing fuel consumption. We've all heard about ways to save money on gas in Illinois , but does it really add up to much? How much can we boost our fuel economy through pr...
Posted in Fuel Economy
on January 29, 2017
The current vehicles in the market have over a century of engineering behind them. They have evolved into complex and powerful machines. Developments in their engines, however, have coincided with advances in many other vehicle components, including the fluids.It's up to people in Loves P...
Posted in Fluids
on January 22, 2017
When it comes to preventive maintenance on our vehicles, most of us Loves Park drivers remember to get our oil changed. But services that occur at longer intervals — like transmission service — sometimes get overlooked. Yet transmission service is part of car care. A poorly maintained transmis...
Posted in Timing Belt
on January 16, 2017
Hello Loves Park - let's talk differentials. If you have a rear-wheel drive vehicle, your differential is on the back axle. With front-wheel drive cars, the differential is up front. All-wheel drive and 4-wheel drive vehicles have three differentials - front, rear and in the middle. So you se...
Posted in Drive Train
on January 11, 2017
When properly aligned, all of your wheels are pointed in the same direction. Your vehicle will track true and handle the way it is designed. Loves Park drivers often associate our wheels being "knocked" out of alignment with an event like an accident, hitting a pothole, curb or some other object...
Posted in Automotive News
on January 02, 2017