Service

Overfilling with oil can cause foaming, which turns a slippery lubricant into a sudsy fluid with air bubbles that diminish the lubricating and cooling properties.

What Happens When You Overfill Your Car With Oil?

Overfilling with oil can cause foaming, which turns a slippery lubricant into a sudsy fluid with air bubbles that diminish the lubricating and cooling properties.

What Do DOHC, SOHC and OHV Stand For?

The decision to grant the 2021 Ford F-150 our Best of 2021 award was a unanimous one among our editors, but we admit we had doubts when it quickly started acting up.

Our 2021 F-150 Had Problems After 9 Days, 242 Miles

The decision to grant the 2021 Ford F-150 our Best of 2021 award was a unanimous one among our editors, but we admit we had doubts when it quickly started acting up.
Browse options for products you can buy, and some you may already have at home, to get road tar off your car.

How to Get Tar Off a Car

Browse options for products you can buy, and some you may already have at home, to get road tar off your car.
Checking out issues of concern or safety is the main purpose of a vehicle safety inspection.

What Are Vehicle Safety Inspection Points?

Checking out issues of concern or safety is the main purpose of a vehicle safety inspection.
The power control module, aka PCM, manages the engine, transmission and other systems based on information it receives from various sensors around the vehicle.

What Is a PCM?

The power control module, aka PCM, manages the engine, transmission and other systems based on information it receives from various sensors around the vehicle.
Air expands when it is heated and contracts when it is cooled. As the air temperature drops outside, so does the air pressure in your tires.

Why Do My Tires Lose Pressure in Cold Weather?

Air expands when it is heated and contracts when it is cooled. As the air temperature drops outside, so does the air pressure in your tires.
Our second report on the status of our “CSI: Car Smell Investigation, 2020 Hyundai Palisade Edition” is far and away our most popular article of the past week.

10 Biggest News Stories of the Week: Stinky Hyundai Palisade ...

Our second report on the status of our “CSI: Car Smell Investigation, 2020 Hyundai Palisade Edition” is far and away our most popular article of the past week.
When we last left off, our Palisade was awaiting the dealership’s response to the decidedly not-new-car smell.

CSI: Car Smell Investigation, 2020 Hyundai Palisade Edition ...

When we last left off, our Palisade was awaiting the dealership’s response to the decidedly not-new-car smell.
When you take your vehicle in for service, chances are that the mechanic also will perform a stem-to-stern inspection to identify other maintenance or repair items you need.

What Is a Multipoint Inspection?

When you take your vehicle in for service, chances are that the mechanic also will perform a stem-to-stern inspection to identify other maintenance or repair items you need.