The price of gas and the uncertain economy are both causing Illinois residents to review their finances. More and more Sparta drivers are opting to keep their vehicles longer and put off purchasing a newer car. It is estimated that two-thirds of the vehicles on the roads of North America today h...
Posted in Keys to a long lasting vehicle
on December 27, 2020
The drive train in your vehicle includes all the components that transfer power from the transmission to the wheels. Those components differ depending on what type of vehicle you drive, namely, front-wheel drive, rear-wheel drive, all-wheel drive or four-wheel drive. The preventive maintenance y...
Posted in Drive Train
on December 20, 2020
Poor interior air quality is nothing to sneeze at, and Sparta auto owners might be interested to know that more and more new cars are coming equipped with a cabin air filter. Check your vehicle owner's manual, but they typically need to be replaced at around 12,000 to 15,000 miles (19,000 to 24,...
Posted in Suspension
on December 13, 2020
Nowadays, Sparta drivers are paying more at Illinois gas pumps. For some families it adds up to several hundred dollars every month. That's got to come out of the budget somewhere. This is one of the reasons many Illinois drivers are putting off buying a new car. They plan on keeping their old ve...
Posted in Service Intervals
on December 06, 2020