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It's important to take care of your headlights


Just as you wouldn't neglect your eyes, you shouldn't forget about your vehicle's headlights. Taking care of your headlights is an important overall part of taking care of your automobile.

One of the most simple and easiest headlight maintenance tasks is to make sure they are clean and free of obstructions. Every few months you should clean off your headlights. After bouts of inclement weather, such as rain or snow, it's important to make sure your headlights are cleaned off and clear.

Headlight maintenance also includes checking periodically to...
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Dashboard Warning Lights


Easily one of the biggest fears every car owner gets is when their dashboard warning lights come on especially if the car is new. Most freak out and wonder what exactly is the problem, how long it will take to fix, and more importantly how much the fix will cost. One great piece of advice is if the warning light is yellow you can wait and see if it goes away, or look around the car for common problems such as the gas lid not on correctly. If the warning light is red then you should definitely take your car…
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The Mechanisms Of Tire Tread – Do You Need A New Set?


Every motor vehicle in today’s world has rubber tires. These tires stick to the road through friction created by a combination of malleable rubber, heat, and tread – the pattern that grooves and ruts are cut into tires.

Without tread, tires would be slick, causing drivers to slip and slide all over the road. It’s a proven fact that less tread equates to a stopping distance on wet roads that is longer than those with ample tread – it even boosts the risk of hydroplaning!

The science behind tread involves an ongoing channel that takes water from under tires and…
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Why you Need to Properly Store Food when Traveling

Imagine you have just finished cooking an amazing meal and a tasty dessert. You place the food into containers that you think will hold them well and just plop them into the back seat of your car. You're on the highway when the car in front of you comes to a sudden stop.

 

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Vehicles Must Adapt to Changing Seasons


The start of a new season may indicate the need for some type of maintenance service for your precious car. Cold and hot temperatures dramatically increase the risk of problems with most components of a vehicle. For example, the ignition system may fail in extremely cold conditions. Batteries and alternators are also likely to get depleted quickly under prolonged exposure to cold air. Similarly, excessive heat accumulation...
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Vehicular Responsibility on Halloween


We at Blake Fulenwider Eastland love the Halloween season. The spooky nights, fun costumes, and of course trick-or-treating is always fun! However, not only does the death rate for pedestrians spike, drunk driver's are worse, and accidents occur. It's very important to keep safety in mind on one of our favorite holidays!

Parents of trick-or-treaters and drivers both need to remember to be very safe. Kids will dart in front of cars, trip in roads, and have subtle costumes on that are hardly visible. Both parties need to be very alert: don't text and drive, keep an…
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The Pros and Cons of an SUV


If you are looking to get an SUV, then you have probably considered several different vehicles. Perhaps you have things to haul or a larger family, but don't want to settle for a minivan. Here are the various pros and cons.

Pros of an SUV
- It's big, so it can haul cargo and people.
- Many models are available with four-wheel drive.
- Many models, like the Jeep Wrangler, can go off-road.

Cons of An SUV
- Larger crossover models cost a little more than smaller sedans and hatchbacks.
- High-riding SUVs also use more gas than a low-to-the-ground economy vehicle.

It…
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Discover What’s New for the 2018 Jeep Renegade

Take your Eastland, Texas excursions to a whole new level of versatility and style in the updated 2018 Jeep Renegade! The Jeep SUV recently experienced a redesign, making it an even more appealing option for thrill-seekers. Let’s find out what’s new for the 2018 Renegade!

Say goodbye to difficult parking and hello to the convenience of the ParkView rear backup camera.

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