Posted on 8/7/2017 4:00 AM By Ace Auto Parts
When you think about your tires and them being balanced, consider the explanation that it's a tune-up for them and the wheels they depend on. This tune-up is designed to ensure that the weight is evenly spread out among the wheels and the tires. Not having your tires and wheels balanced on a regular basis can result in undesirable side effects including the following:
Posted on 5/8/2017 4:00 AM By Ace Auto Parts
Used auto parts might be excellent price-saving alternatives to factory-made parts, but negative myths still shroud their purchase in misinformation. If you want to upgrade your car with new parts, fear not. There’s no reason to fear the auto world’s much-touted rumors surrounding used parts. If you’re looking to buy, we’ve got you covered. Below, we’re dispelling the false truths surrounding used parts and cars.
Posted on 4/24/2017 4:00 AM By Ace Auto Parts
Your car has a lot of components, but not all of them are easily maintained. Just like your gas mileage is impacted by how often you drive, your brake components revolve around consistent use. Your brakes are comprised of linings. As your brakes are pressed, your wheel discs are compressed. This creates friction, and friction degrades brakes over time. That said, degraded brake components can catch up to you. Stay on top of your breaks, and pay attention to the warning signs below.
Posted on 4/10/2017 4:00 AM By Ace Auto Parts
Whether you’re installing used tires or are taking a trip to the junk yard, your decision to prioritized used auto parts is a big one. Used auto parts cost less, and they’re surprisingly durable. If you didn’t know, there are a wealth of benefits surrounding used installations. We’re covering five of them.
Posted on 2/6/2017 4:00 AM By Ace Auto Parts
Your car's radiator has an important function. It helps to keep your car's engine from overheating. However, if the radiator has a leak, it may be unable to perform its job well. If your car's engine were to overheat, substantial damage can be done to the engine. This is why it is so important to know what the signs are that something may be wrong with your radiator and to take your car to an auto repair shop as soon as possible if you notice any of these signs. Here are a few of the signs that your car may have a radiator leak.
Posted on 12/5/2016 4:00 AM By Ace Auto Parts
We've all been there. Driving home after a long day at work when all of the sudden that ominous check engine light shines brightly on your car's instrument panel. As questions of what the issue could be start popping into your head, all you can see are dollar signs. Especially considering most mechanics charge a premium just to diagnose the issue.
Posted on 11/7/2016 4:00 AM By Ace Auto Parts
Your car door is an important, yet overlooked, part of your car. It allows you to enter and exit the vehicle. However, there are times when your automobile's door may need to be replaced. Here are three reasons why a door may need to be replaced on your car.
Posted on 10/10/2016 4:00 AM By Ace Auto Parts
When your transmission is on the fritz, it may conjure thoughts about expensive repairs or even a new vehicle, but there is a better option. Rebuilding a transmission can save you a lot of money over the short-term, while keeping car payments out of your monthly budget. For many, rebuilding their transmission is worth the initial cost.
Posted on 8/22/2016 4:00 AM By Ace Auto Parts
A vehicle battery can help get you where you need to go, or it can leave you stranded on the side of the road, making it important to know when to change your battery. Fortunately, there are specific warning signs to look for, before a battery fails. These include dimming headlights, clicking sounds during ignition and battery age.
Posted on 8/8/2016 4:00 AM By Ace Auto Parts
Whether restoring an antique or conducting routine maintenance and repairs on your daily driver, people who work on their own cars understand how relaxing it can be and how much sense of accomplishment and pride comes with a job well done. Professionals who work on other people’s cars develop the same sense of pride by the end of the day after a job well done. At Ace Auto Parts, we serve the needs of hobbyists and professionals alike with great parts and service.