Brake Fluid – Should it be Changed?

Brake Fluid – Should it be Changed?

Most brake fluid that is in use today is glycol-based. It naturally absorbs moisture that is present in the air at about 1.5% to 3% each year. In very humid climates, this rate can be much higher. Moisture can accumulate in the brake lines through microscopic pores...
The Power of Octane

The Power of Octane

While octane ratings specifically refer to the quality of gasoline, many consumers do not know what these ratings mean, how they affect their vehicles, or how they are calculated. As an auto tech, you are familiar with octane ratings, but you may be unaware of some of...
Mazda Mystery Stall

Mazda Mystery Stall

Sometimes even the simplest items will cause a drivability problem. Then is this situation where the issue is both intermittent and includes a very short window in the production run. The combination of these factors can cause frustration for the technician, but thankfully this tip will help to reduce the frustration level.