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How Long Can You Drive on a Spare Tire?

When a tire is damaged, it is generally not a good idea to drive on it. While some newer ones are designed to last for 55 miles or more while flat, you still want to get the problem resolved as soon as possible. In the meantime, drivers can generally choose to put a compact or full-size tire on their vehicle.

Compact tires are generally used in smaller vehicles to save space. 

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The Audi Q3 and Unrivaled Design

What exactly is the Audi Q3? It's a subcompact sport utility vehicle that brings ample luxury to mind. This SUV delights drivers all over the place for various reasons. It's brimming with first-class technology features. It has exemplary design, too. Do you want proof?

The Audi Q3 may make a superb vehicle choice for people who love panoramic sunroofs. 

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What is a Differential?

The differential is the gear box housed in the rear of your rear-wheel-drive (RWD) vehicle between the two wheels. It is the part that synchronizes the wheels’ movements, particularly around a corner, so that they can travel different distances, and at different speeds, in order to make a smooth turn.

In a left turn, for example, the wheels closest to the turn would be the left, and they’re referred to as the inside wheels. 

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The Importance of Fuel System Servicing

Being able to identify issues with the fuel system will improve your fuel economy and reduce the chances the car gets stranded when the fuel pump fails.

If the motor keeps revving when you are not moving the gas pedal, the fuel pump might be failing. Surging while driving is dangerous, so get this taken care of immediately. 

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Automotive Service | What is brake fluid?

Modern vehicles require a wide range of different fluids to remain in working order—from motor oil and gasoline or diesel to transmission fluid and differential oil. In addition, you also need to ensure your brake fluid is in good condition, as without it you will suddenly find yourself unable to stop. Therefore, we’ll now take a quick look at brake fluid and exactly what it does to allow you to stop.

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What Does a Suspension System Do?

The suspension system in a vehicle consists of several components that provide a smooth driving experience while ensuring the vehicle's optimal safety. Located in the undercarriage of the vehicle, the suspension system includes the shocks, struts, tie rods, and many other components that work in unison to prevent shaking, dipping, and bouncing while the vehicle is driving.

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Is Your Transmission Troubled? We Can Help!

Transmission fluid serves multiple purposes. It serves as a coolant, lubricates moving parts, and its viscosity transmits the engine's power to the transmission. Routine maintenance is the most effective way to prevent an expensive failure, and it should be done at least every 30,000 miles or according to the manufacturer's recommendations. 

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Have You Ever Wondered What Horsepower Is?

The term Horsepower has bee around for ages, and believe it or not it did not start with cars.

Horsepower is a term coined by engineer James Watt during the 18th century. Watt is the same guy that came up with the Watt measurement, so he is to thank next time when choosing between a 60 watt or 100 watt light bulb.

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