Hello Lakeside, let's talk about brakes. Braking, as all California auto owners know, is slowing or stopping your vehicle. As you can imagine, brakes are engineered to work well on a particular vehicle application. For example, you would expect more powerful brakes on a heavy-duty p...
Posted in Brakes
on August 26, 2015
Under-inflated tires waste gas for lots of folks in the Santee area. Think how hard it is to walk in sand – you just have to work harder because of the resistance. When your tires don't have enough air in them, their rolling resistance is dramatically increased and it simply takes mo...
Posted in Tires and Wheels
on August 20, 2015
There are a number of factors that contribute to the high nighttime accident rate in the greater Lakeside area, things like drowsy driving and a higher rate of impaired driving. Without a doubt, visibility is a major contributor. Let's focus on visibility… It's said that 90 percent o...
Posted in Headlamps
on August 13, 2015
When Lakeside auto owners talk about vehicle safety, they think of tires and brakes. But do we think about our windshields? Isn’t the ability to see a prime safety factor when it comes to driving around California? Yet we often don’t even notice our windshields until we can’t see th...
Posted in Windshield Wipers
on August 12, 2015