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April 2015

Are There Blind Spots In Lakeside California?

All Lakeside car owners have blind spots – and no, I'm not talking about the fact that you really don't sing like Adele. I mean the areas of the road that you can't see when you're driving around Lakeside. First let's talk about our own blinds spots, and then we can talk about others.... Read More

Cool Running In Lakeside

Unless you live in Death Valley, you really don’t hear much any more about cars overheating. That’s because cooling systems in vehicles have been much improved. That doesn’t mean you can’t overheat your SUV engine, though. Without proper preventive maintenance, you could still fin... Read More

Keep Your Cool In Lakeside

/> Lakeside motorists rely on their car's coolant system to keep their engine cool. Coolant (also called antifreeze) mixed with water flows through your SUV engine and absorbs heat. The mixture then flows out to the radiator where it’s cooled by air flowing over the radiator. F... Read More

Fuel Injection: It Keeps Getting Better for Lakeside Drivers

Lakeside motorists know that engines need to burn fuel to operate. Fuel is pumped from your fuel tank to your SUV engine where it is squirted—or injected—into your engine’s cylinders. This is the function of the fuel injectors. There are two ways to inject fuel into an engine. Fuel needs air to b... Read More

Lakeside Road Trip Preparation

People from Lakeside California love their cars. And nothing goes with cars better than a California road trip. Freedom from daily schedules, new sights and the open road – it's great! But there's nothing like car trouble to bring the fun to a grinding halt. Now you can't always avoi... Read More

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