Monthly Archives: May 2021

Have You Checked Your Belts and Hoses Lately?

Have You Checked Your Belts and Hoses Lately?

It's easy to recognize the big problems with your vehicle. Issues with tires and brakes are obvious. Trouble with the engine or the transmission is noticeable as well. Each part plays an important role in its function. A malfunctioning or broken belt or hose can cause a series of devastating problems to your vehicle. Your power steering, electrical charging system, and engine cooling systems are just some of the aspects of your vehicle that can be damaged by faulty belts and hoses. An overheated engine can cause serious and expensive damage to your vehicle. Consider regularly checking these belts and hoses to ensure your vehicle is in its best shape. Timing Belt The timing belt is made of rigid rubber and is essential for the operation of your engine's camshaft and crankshaft. Your engine will not work without it. If it were to break while driving, it could cause serious damage to your engine. When checking the timing belt, be sure to look for tears, parts that ... read more

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