4 Signs of a Faulty Diesel Pump

Automotive Blog

Even with the best care, your diesel pump will eventually need repair or replacement. A malfunctioned fuel pump can cause failure and inconvenience. Here are four telltale signs that your diesel pump needs repair or replacement: The engine sputters This is perhaps the most common early signal that your fuel pump has a problem. When driving at a steady high speed, your car engine will sputter. Your vehicle will run well for approximately ten miles then start jerking around for one or two miles before returning to normal.

30 December 2014

The Pros And Cons Of Purchasing A Car's Factory-Installed Navigation System


Most drivers today appreciate a navigation or global positioning system to keep them headed in the right direction when on the road. Many new cars today have the option of a factory-installed navigation system, or you can forego this option and choose one you purchase on your own and simply keep in your car. Consider the pros and cons of a factory-installed navigation system versus one you buy so you can determine which is the right choice for you.

19 December 2014

Trailer Ramp Safety Tips

Automotive Blog

Aluminum trailer ramps are known to be very strong for all kinds of loading and offloading applications. That reliability does not mean a user should not take any safety precautions when using these ramps. This article discusses some safety tips that users of aluminum trailer ramps should keep in mind. Brake Gently When loading or offloading a motorized payload (such as a tractor), never brake abruptly as the vehicle moves off the ramp.

15 December 2014