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What To Do About Leaking Shocks and Struts

September 10th, 2019 by

Shocks and struts are crucial to a smooth ride but, like all parts of your vehicle, the suspension will wear out over time. Shocks and Struts: The Basics In case you missed our articles on a shock and strut replacement, let’s review the basics. Shock absorbers are mechanical or hydraulic devices that keep your the

Why is my oil pan leaking?

March 5th, 2019 by

The oil pan is a metal container that holds the engine’s oil, that’s located under the car and attaches to the bottom of the engine. The engine has a lot of moving parts that need to be kept lubricated with engine oil so, if the pan or the gaskets start leaking, you need to act

Five Auto Services You Shouldn’t Skip this Winter

January 3rd, 2019 by

When the snowy, bitter weather starts, it’s important to make sure that your car is prepared for inclement weather conditions. Our Winter Car Care list highlights the different areas of your car that you should pay special attention to as we ring in the new year and prepare for a harsh New England winter. Battery

What is an axle seal leak? How can I detect a leak?

December 11th, 2018 by

The axle seal connects the axle to the transmission and keeps the transmission fluid from leaking. Depending on the size of the leak, it may be okay to drive with a leaking axle seal but you probably won’t get very far. The most common cause of a leaking axle seal is improper axle installation or

5 Signs and Symptoms of A Leaking Axle Shaft

October 3rd, 2018 by

The axle seal is a circular piece of material that prevents a leak at the axle entry point while allowing the axle to rotate freely. But if it breaks, if can cause all sorts of problems for your transmission system. Here are a few signs and symptoms to watch for: Oil Stains On Your Driveway