Your vehicle alternator doesn't get enough credit. Though your battery gets your engine started, after that it's all about the alternator. Driving around Tiffin is a lot of work for your alternator, and as upgrades such as heated steering wheels, cooled seats, stability control and lane depar...
Posted in Fluids
on February 28, 2018
When automakers first came out with cruise control, it was a real luxury item. The older cruise controls used a mechanical vacuum system but it worked. Well, some of the time. Now days, cruise control is all electronic, thanks to computers. It's reliable and a real convenience on long trips. ...
Posted in Windshield Wipers
on February 20, 2018
At Courtesy Auto Repair Plus we hear from a lot of people who are excited about the new diesel engines that will soon be available in passenger cars and SUV's. But our Ohio friends are often curious about the preventive maintenance requirements. People may not know that diesel engines have long ...
Posted in Fuel System
on February 13, 2018
The government mandates a lot of equipment on cars in Tiffin, Ohio: emission devices and control computers, safety equipment like airbags and crash worthiness requirements. All of this is great for the Tiffin motoring public, but it does add quite a bit to the price of a new vehicle.Because new v...
Posted in Maintenance
on February 04, 2018