Category Archives: car know how

What Causes Car Radiator Overheating

radiatorA common problem that many drivers may encounter during the summer is having their car overheat, especially if you are driving an older vehicle. There are a few reasons why your car may overheat; but usually it is because you are low on coolant. However, the solution to your car radiator overheating may not always be as simple as adding additional coolant. To learn more click here!


Manual Transmission Facts

stick shiftIf you are considering buying a manual transmission vehicle from the great car dealers at the Olympia Auto Mall near Centralia WA, there are a few things for you to consider. There are many pros to owning a car with this type of transmission, and the following are some of the most popular benefits. For more information of manual transmissions click here.

Car Ignition Problems

ignitionWe have all experience it, we wake up in the morning short on time and car won’t start. Nine times out of ten it will be ignition problems. Tumwater’s favorite used car dealers at the Olympia Auto Mall have some tips that might get you running again. Click here for more information.

Car Battery Problems — Problems Starting?

batteryCar battery problems can lead to other problems with even the best used small SUV and compact cars available today.  When it comes to car battery issues, you need to stay on top of your regular maintenance and routine inspections of your vehicle, including but not limited to its electrical system and battery connections. Click here to learn more.

Easy Ways to Get Better Fuel Economy from Any Car or Truck

fuel economyGas prices have steadily started creeping back up again, and as summer vacation time is upon us, you can bet they won’t be going down appreciably anytime soon. If you are looking to squeeze more out of your gas budget,  click here to learn more.

How to Improve a Car’s Sound System

car stereoEvery car, truck, and SUV in all the car dealerships in the Lakewood area has just a handful of things in common. One is that they all have a sound system. A new owner could use a vehicle’s sound system for many things, such as listening to the radio, tuning in to a talk show, to hear an audio book being read, or even to sync with a mobile phone.

No matter the use, the most vehicles are likely to have a sound system straight from the factory floor than one that has been upgraded to the latest technology. Luckily, there are a couple of ways to improve a vehicle’s sound system to get the best sound possible. Click here to learn more…