Buying the Right Tires and Wheels in Sparta, Illinois

September 25, 2022

Everyone in Sparta, Illinois eventually replaces their tires, whether it's because they're worn out or they're just looking for something different. There are so many great tire choices in Sparta, it can be difficult to sort them out. Let's group the broad spectrum into several categories that w... More

Under Pressure in Sparta: TPMS

September 18, 2022

Have you noticed an increase in price when you get a flat tire fixed in Sparta, or have your tires rotated? It might be the result of your TPMS, or Tire Pressure Monitoring System.The federal government began requiring a TPMS system on 2008 model year passenger vehicles and light trucks. Some 20... More

The Straight and Narrow: Power Steering Service at Charlie's Fast Lube Sparta

September 11, 2022

Service to a vehicle's power steering system is part of preventive maintenance for Sparta auto owners. This system provides power to the steering wheel so you can turn it with ease. Without power steering, all of the power to turn your vehicle's wheels would have to come from you.The central el... More

The Fallacy of Cheap Tires

September 4, 2022

Do you ever shop for shoes in one of our American Fork area shoe stores?When buying a running shoe, is quality important?Does durability matter as long as the shoes look fabulous?Would you rather have one pair of long lasting shoes or two pair of lower quality shoes at the same price?Is the warr... More