Fixing the Headliner on Cars and Trucks

December 11, 2017 Mark Gittelman 0

Trouble fixing your car? Ask a live mechanic! Here we’ll talk about fixing the headliner on sport-utility vehicles, cars and trucks. If there is a more aggravating automotive problem than a sagging headliner brushing the top of your head while you’re driving I have yet to discover it. Although this […]

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Questions for Your Car Mechanic

November 25, 2017 Mark Gittelman 0

Trouble fixing your car? Ask a live mechanic! Let’s talk about a list of valid questions for your car mechanic. When automotive consumers find themselves at a retail auto repair center things go down like this. The mechanic checks out your automobile and tells the service advisor what’s wrong with […]

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The Most Common Engine Problem

November 4, 2017 Mark Gittelman 0

Trouble fixing your car? Ask a live mechanic! Often the most common engine problem you’ll run into becomes specific to your year, make and model automobile. With that said, pulling back and taking a view with a wider angle lens reveals a common issue. This common engine problem surfaces on […]

3 Common Check Engine Light Causes

October 23, 2017 Mark Gittelman 0

Trouble fixing your car? Ask a live mechanic! Let’s review the three common check engine light causes that illuminate the dreaded warning light. Although mechanics like to say there are more than 1000 reasons for a code to set in the computer’s memory, some issues become more common than others. […]

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Check Engine Light On? – See the First Step

October 9, 2017 Mark Gittelman 0

Trouble fixing your car? Ask a live mechanic! Everyone knows the car’s main computer turns the check engine light on. However, most motorists don’t know the first step in handling this issue properly. Furthermore, what do professional technicians see as the clear first step when the check engine light pops […]

Selecting the Right Replacement Spark Plugs

September 21, 2017 Mark Gittelman 0

Trouble fixing your car? Ask a live mechanic! If you own an automobile long enough, you’ll have to consider selecting the right replacement spark plugs. These periodic maintenance items, last a lot longer than they use to on automobiles from 20 years ago. With that said, manufacturer’s guidelines, require replacement […]

The Car Light Bulb Resource Page

September 15, 2017 Mark Gittelman 0

Trouble fixing your car? Ask a live mechanic! Riding around with a car light bulb out gives a police officer the perfect reason to pull you over. For most of us, we would like to avoid this type of situation. Unfortunately, a lot of the horrible stories you hear in […]

Top 3 Reasons Why Cars Vibrate

August 23, 2017 Mark Gittelman 0

Trouble fixing your car? Ask a live mechanic! Here we’ll review the top three reasons why cars vibrate while driving. The key words from the last sentence are while driving. An automobile can also vibrate at idle or all the time. This article addresses the situation, when the car runs […]

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Top 5 Causes of Engine Hesitation

August 8, 2017 Mark Gittelman 0

Trouble fixing your car? Ask a live mechanic! We decided to review the top five causes of engine hesitation, because it’s a far-reaching problem. It also lands high on the list of the most annoying automotive problems. Drivers push on the gas pedal and expect the engine to respond the […]

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3 Reasons You Need a Front End Alignment

July 10, 2017 Mark Gittelman 0

Trouble fixing your car? Ask a live mechanic! In this article we talk about the 3 main reasons you need a front end alignment. More importantly, after you review these reasons stay tuned for more information about how to avoid common automotive scams and rip-offs consumers deal with when purchasing […]