Monthly Archives: July 2014

Watchdog: Oil changes, buyer beware

Video link is:  http://bcove.me/ixg30sga (WZZM) — There’s a new trend that is alarming auto mechanics: 20% of the time you change your car’s oil, you are not getting what you pay for. Just four years ago that number was half … Continue reading

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Top 10 Myths About Engine Oil

By Bob Carpenter, PickUpTrucks.com Engine oil is so important to the operation of pickup trucks that it can be likened to blood in humans’ veins. Without oil, engine parts gall and seize up. Use oil for too long and the … Continue reading

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Q&A: Answers to your questions about recalls and catastrophic missed oil changes

YOU & YOUR CAR RICHARD RUSSELL Special to The Globe and Mail Published Friday, Jul. 11 2014, 5:00 AM EDT BLOWN ENGINE I purchased a 2013 Ford Escape and have put 35,000 km on it since December, 2012. I’m 23 years … Continue reading

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YOU & YOUR CAR

YOU & YOUR CAR Q&A: Answers to your questions about recalls and catastrophic missed oil changes RICHARD RUSSELL Special to The Globe and Mail Published Friday, Jul. 11 2014, 5:00 AM EDT OIL ISSUE I just bought a 1996 BMW 318si … Continue reading

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Routine oil change reveals woodchuck in car engine

By Lisa Khoury | News Staff Reporter, The Buffalo News Question: How much wood would a woodchuck chuck if a woodchuck could chuck wood? A definite answer: A woodchuck can’t chuck any wood if he’s stuck in a car engine. That was … Continue reading

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