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5 Signs It’s Time To Replace Your Car Battery

The car battery is a critical component in starting and powering a car. It provides the electricity needed to get all of the car’s electrical components to work. However, like any other battery, they can’t last forever and they need to be replaced from time to time. The next are the 5 signs you need [...]

5 Signs It’s Time To Replace Your Car Battery2022-01-04T20:33:10+00:00
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3 Things You Have To Do When Your Car Breaks Down

Generally, most people think their car is pretty reliable. Even when cars have nagging issues, they usually take you from one place to another. However, although it is rare, cars can break down. One of the worst-case scenarios is when your car breaks down on the highway. With traffic all around you and your car [...]

3 Things You Have To Do When Your Car Breaks Down2021-12-01T17:50:31+00:00
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Broken Tail Light? Here’s Why You Should Fix It ASAP

If you have a broken tail light, you need to replace it or repair it right away. This is because, if your tail light is broken, other drivers may have trouble seeing your car. This can increase your chances of getting involved in an accident. What To Do If You Have a Broken Tail Light [...]

Broken Tail Light? Here’s Why You Should Fix It ASAP2021-11-01T18:54:34+00:00
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What Is a Mass Airflow Sensor?

The MAF (mass airflow sensor) is a key part of the electronic fuel injection system in a vehicle. It’s located right between the engine’s intake manifold and the air filter. In some vehicles,  the IAT (intake air temperature) sensor is built into the MAF. However, there are different types of airflow sensors and they all [...]

What Is a Mass Airflow Sensor?2021-10-04T18:55:57+00:00
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What To Do When Your Car Jerks When Accelerating

If you have ever experienced that your car jerks when accelerating, this is something you should never ignore. A car that jerks is usually a sign that your car will develop some issues if you don’t fix it right away. This can be difficult to feel and somewhat offputting when driving. To avoid a situation [...]

What To Do When Your Car Jerks When Accelerating2021-08-02T18:51:09+00:00
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Why Is My Car Not Starting? | Sudden Impact Auto

The most common car issue auto body shops see is the car not starting. After all, if the car doesn’t run, nothing else matters so far, you can’t use your car. When an engine doesn’t start it can lead to you feeling helpless and totally stuck. You will likely have to be towed. And you [...]

Why Is My Car Not Starting? | Sudden Impact Auto2021-07-01T18:18:45+00:00
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What is a Fuel Injection Service And When Should You Do It?

Taking care of your car is part of responsibly owning a car and keeping up with the scheduled maintenance can help you save money long-term. You can do so many things to keep your car working properly and extend its life. Besides the scheduled car maintenance, a fuel injection service could be very beneficial to [...]

What is a Fuel Injection Service And When Should You Do It?2021-06-24T19:36:31+00:00
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Why Is The AC Not Blowing Cold Air?

If your car’s AC busts on a hot summer day, running errands and going to work can be miserable. There’s nothing worse than being stuck in traffic in a hot car. If your car’s AC is not blowing cold air, there are a few reasons why. Here are some of the most common problems and [...]

Why Is The AC Not Blowing Cold Air?2021-05-04T20:42:46+00:00
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How Does A CVT Transmission Work?

If you’re looking to buy a new car, you may see the term CVT Transmission. What does it mean? Is it something important you should get or avoid? Read on to learn from one of our experts what it is and how it works. What is CVT? CVT is short for continuously variable transmission, which [...]

How Does A CVT Transmission Work?2021-04-15T18:51:34+00:00
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What Are the Dangers of Driving a Car With a Broken Suspension?

Every car has a suspension. It is the collection of parts that keep the car off the ground, cushions the cargo and passengers from bumps, and allows the car to turn. The suspension is composed of the wheels and tires, shocks and springs, joints and linkages, as well as the steering system. Like all parts [...]

What Are the Dangers of Driving a Car With a Broken Suspension?2021-03-16T19:35:23+00:00