Ever notice that your tire is covered with writing? It's like some hieroglyphic art form. Of course, Sparta drivers know that it's not just graffiti, but to most of us, it might as well be. Would you like to know what all those codes on your tire mean? It won't lead you to buried treasure, but it...
Posted in Tires and Wheels
on June 26, 2022
If you have an internal combustion vehicle, you know it has a lot of hoses that carry various fluids. And if you have a heater in your vehicle, you'll have heater hoses.A heater hose connects to and from the engine so some coolant can be circulated through a little radiator called a heater core...
Posted in Cooling System
on June 19, 2022
Whether we're trying to save money, save gas or save the environment, most of us Sparta 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 preventiv...
Posted in Fuel Economy
on June 12, 2022
Isn't it amazing how much of our stuff is disposable these days? Clothes, electronics, housewares, furniture.Remember the days when Sparta families mended their clothes, polished their shoes and neatly put away their toys every night? If something was lost or ruined through neglect, your parents ...
Posted in Keys to a long lasting vehicle
on June 05, 2022