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3 dashboard lights you should never ignore

Autoplay:Ad will start in 5Skip ad00:00Fullscreenx Today's new cars have all sorts of digital displays, that tell you if a tire is getting low, or if its almost time for an oil change. That's all very helpful. But there are

Colton’s AutoWorx joins Chamber of Commerce

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – (CLARKSVILLENOW) The Clarksville Area Chamber of Commerce welcomed Colton’s AutoWorx as a new member in a recent ribbon cutting. Colton’s is a full service auto repair center and Owner Travis Bubar says

Giving a Tired 5.3L Vortec V-8 a Refresh

In this stage of the refresh of our ’04 Chevy Avalanche 1500 Z71, we’re tackling the engine. Like millions of GMT800 pickups and SUVs, ours is equipped with the venerable LM7 iron-block 5.3L Vortec V-8 engine. New, the engine

What you need to know about adapting to API CK-4, FA-4

In March of 2016 the American Petroleum Institute (API) announced that it had approved two new diesel engine oil standards: API CK-4 and API FA-4. Dec. 1, 2016 marked the first day these oils became available for fleets. Basic

Motormouth: Even cars that sit idle in winter should get oil changed

Q: I have a 2009 Dodge Challenger R/T with a Hemi engine. I only have 30,000 miles on it. I take it to the dealer yearly for the state inspection and the mechanic wants to change the synthetic oil every year. What is your opinion

What should you ask during an oil change?

When taking your vehicle in for an oil change it's important to make sure you are asking the right questions to get the most out of your service. Take a look at some questions you should ask. What is included in the service

Diesel engine emissions - All you need to know!

The "new" low emission diesel engines have been around for a few years and, I think it's fair to say that, end users and maybe even some dealers still don't fully understand this technology and how it affects them in their day to

As new pipelines stall on the Great Plains, oil pressure builds in the Great Lakes

Cannon Ball, N.D. – A whiff of violence lingered in the campfire smoke at the Dakota Access Pipeline protest camp along the Missouri River last fall, where hundreds of protesters put their bodies on the line to stop the $3.7

Shell Selected as Exclusive Supplier of Rolls-Royce Motor Cars Genuine Engine Oil

The new passenger vehicle engine oil has been developed and rigorously tested to meet the latest Rolls-Royce Motor Cars Ltd. passenger vehicle engine specifications and to work perfectly with their V12 engines. Shell PurePlus

How Variable Valve Timing Works, And How it Makes Your Engine Better

Manufacturers like to use a lot of acronyms on their cars. Variable valve lift (VVL) and variable valve timing (VVT) are two of the most popular ones. These systems sound pretty similar, but what do they actually do? Luckily,

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