5 Brake Fluid Leak Symptoms (and Repair Cost)

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Brakes are one of the most important components of any vehicle. Keeping your brake system in good condition is one of the best ways to ensure that a vehicle has a long lifespan and keeps you safe at the same time. When the braking system fails, there can be a variety of possible causes for failure. A common … Read more

5 Causes of Transmission Fluid Leaks and Repair Cost

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If you notice a small puddle of red fluid underneath your vehicle, this is not a good sign and indicates a transmission fluid leak. It will form stains on your driveway or garage floor but more importantly, it can cost you a lot of money in repairing the leak and replacing the fluid. To understand the … Read more

Front and Rear Differential Repair and Fluid Change Cost

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A vehicle’s differential (or diff), whether front (FWD), rear (RWD), or both (AWD), helps deliver power to the axle(s) and regulates how fast each wheel rotates. Like any other component of a drivetrain, differential problems may arise over time. Because the issues can be anything from replacing a seal to a complete rebuild or replacement, … Read more

Trouble Code Info: P0456 (Evaporative Emission System Leak Detected)

Modern vehicles are designed with an evaporative emissions system, also known as an EVAP system. When you pump fuel into your gas tank, there are vapors which emit from the fuel. If these fuel vapors were to escape your gas tank and reach the outside air, it would have a negative affect on the environment. … Read more

5 Symptoms of Low Transmission Fluid

Your vehicle cannot perform properly without transmission fluid because it lubricates the surfaces and components of the transmission system so they don’t wear out too quickly. Transmission fluid is supposed to remain in your vehicle for its entire lifespan without changing it, although mechanics will tell you that you should change this fluid every 50,000 … Read more

5 Symptoms of an Exhaust Leak in a Car

The purpose of an exhaust system is to make the emissions of your car less harmful before they are transferred out of the tailpipe. If you have an exhaust system that does not work properly, the toxic gases from the emissions will get inside your vehicle and threaten the lives of everyone in there. Since … Read more

3 Common Symptoms of Low Power Steering Fluid

If you want dependable steering in your vehicle then hydraulic power steering is the way to go. However, the way it operates is very complex and if problems do occur with the hydraulic steering system, then you need to understand the symptoms to watch out for so you will recognize them. Otherwise, you may think … Read more

Symptoms of an Intake Manifold Gasket Leak and Troublshooting

The components of an engine have gaskets that are placed between them before they’re assembled. These gaskets act as a seal between the components so they can do their jobs properly. You’ll find gaskets are usually made out of metal, rubber, paper, or all three combined together. Out of all the gaskets in the engine, … Read more