Tracking True In TX: Wheel Alignment In Abilene

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Wheel alignment is often overlooked by busy Abilene and Dyess Afb motorists until serious tire damage has been done. One wheel can be knocked out of alignment by hitting a curb or pothole on a Sweetwater highway or surface street. When a vehicle’s out of alignment, one or more of the wheels does not track… Read more »

Engine Air Filter From Procter Automotive

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You may have found yourself in the following situation: You go to get your oil changed and the service adviser at Procter Automotive recommends you get a new engine air filter. You say yes, but because you didn’t know what an air filter is or what it does, but you were too embarrassed to ask…. Read more »

Busted: The Maintenance-Free Myth In Clyde

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Your browser does not support video There’s a segment of the Clyde population that’s not committed to proper vehicle maintenance. Mistaken perceptions have crept into the TX area over time. Many Clyde motorists think the root lies in the fact that modern cars are so reliable. Reliability has improved dramatically in recent years. Quality surveys… Read more »

Fuel Injection Basics For Abilene

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All modern Abilene vehicles come with fuel injection systems, so it’s a topic Sweetwater motorists need to know something about. The mighty fuel injector is a valve that delivers the gas or diesel fuel to the right place, in the right amount, at the right time; to be mixed with air and burned in the… Read more »

When Are Your Tires Worn Out?

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Hey Sweetwater, are your tires worn out? What is the standard for our TX streets? How can you tell on your truck? While there may be legal requirements for the Sweetwater area, there are safety concerns that go beyond meeting minimum replacement mandates. 2/32 is the depth of the tire tread wear indicator bars that… Read more »