Category Archives: used cars olympia wa

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.

Installing Fog Lights

Halogen-HeadlightDriving in foggy or hazardous weather conditions can significantly lower your visibility on the road. For this reason, manufacturers have developed fog lights. These auxiliary beam lamps are aimed and mounted low to emit a wide and effective beam that makes it easier to see the lanes. Click here for more information.

How to Know When Rear Brakes Need Replacement

Brake padsIf you are driving a used car, you will want to make sure your brakes are in working order. It is important to have your brakes repaired as soon as you notice that there may be a problem. By failing to act quickly at the first sign of a problem, a routine pad or drum replacement can turn into a more expensive repair that requires more repairs and additional parts. Even more, failure to repair your brakes can cause your brakes to fail when you least expect it. To learn more click here.

How To Replace a Windshield Wiper Arm

When you are searching through used cars in Olympia WA, small repairs such as a broken windshield wiper arm shouldn’t be a deal breaker. This type of repair is quite easy and windshield wiperinexpensive to fix yourself and is a useful thing to know how to do because it is a general maintenance repair for most cars. You may need to do replace a wiper arm if it has become bent or damaged from snow or ice, which is common during the winter in Olympia WA. Click here to learn

How to Diagnose the Cause of Car Battery Corrosion

corrosionYour car’s battery is one of the more critical components of your car. Without it, your vehicle won’t start, and critical automotive systems will fail to function. Keeping it clean is very important if you want to keep your car performing reliably. Click here to learn what can cause car battery corrosion.

The Benefits and Drawbacks of “Eco Friendly” Cars

Green plantBeing environmentally conscious is becoming more popular every day. Even the auto industry is getting in on it.   Click here to know what you’re getting into…