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Sorted by Archive: March, 2016 ( 4 post/s)

  • WHAT IS A RADIATOR AND HOW TO TAKE CARE OF IT

    Thursday 24 March 2016 blog post

    We are sure you’ve seen it, a car pulled over on the side of the road with steam pouring out of the hood. Maybe it has even happened to you. What is the cause of this overheating? It could be that something is wrong with your radiator. The radiator is the core part of your car’s cooling system, along with the thermostat they keep your car from overheating. The radiator, which sits just behind the front grille of your car, passes the hot radiator fluid or coolant through metal “f... read more

  • GET SOME FRESH AIR: 5 BEAUTIFUL HIKES NEAR MERIDIAN IDAHO

    Thursday 24 March 2016 blog post

    There is no doubt about it, Idaho is a beautiful state. Maybe that’s why we love living here! If you love the outdoors like we do, you love to go hiking. In the Meridian area, there are dozens of beautiful hiking trails that range from easy to extreme and from short to long that will bring you face to face with some of the most breathtaking scenery you could imagine. We put together a list of five beautiful hikes that are close enough to enjoy nature, but still get to sleep in your ow... read more

  • WHAT’S THAT SMELL? 7 CAR ODORS YOU SHOULD NEVER IGNORE

    Thursday 17 March 2016 blog post

    Sometimes spotting car trouble is as simple as using your nose. When you are inside of your vehicle, the only odors that you come across should be from things that you’ve put into it yourself. If you are noticing strange odors coming from your car, it may indicate that there is some kind problem. Some odors may only be noticeable when the car is running, and other smells become apparent only when the car is sitting, or when it is hot. Here are some common car odors that you shou... read more

  • HOW TO MAINTAIN YOUR TIRES

    Tuesday 01 March 2016 blog post

    One important safety function for vehicles that is often overlooked is proper tire maintenance. Poor tire maintenance— failing to rotate your tires, not having enough air in your tires along with other maintenance requirements—can lead to the tread coming off of your tire, a blowout or a flat tire. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, there are approximately 11,000 tire-related crashes a... read more

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