Do I Need a Commercial License to Plow Snow?

Commercial Auto Insurance Required? If you’re planning on using your vehicle to remove snow this season it would be good to know whether or not you’re covered by Auto Insurance. Since winter can be a time when work can become slow, plowing snow is a viable way to make a decent amount of cash. It … Continue reading Do I Need a Commercial License to Plow Snow?

Symptoms of a Bad Alternator: How to Fix It

If you’re seeing battery lights pop up on your dash, chances are it’s likely due to a faulty alternator. Usually you can tell it’s the alternator by testing the voltage reading while the car is running. If you’re seeing below 12 volts show up on the multimeter, this indicates a bad symptom of failing alternator. … Continue reading Symptoms of a Bad Alternator: How to Fix It

Why Is My Car Squeaking? | Suspension Auto-Hack

Don’t you hate it when… You’re driving along smoothly and all of a sudden to start hearing squeaky sounds on the road? Particularly when going over speed bumps? If you’ve replaced almost everything regarding your suspension lately and you still can’t find the problem, chances are your bushings are starting to wear out. This was … Continue reading Why Is My Car Squeaking? | Suspension Auto-Hack

Canadian Tire Auto Service: Review | I Got Scammed

I’ve done business with Canadian Tire over 10 years, easy. I mostly buy parts and hardware from their store, and from time to time I would use their auto service. Usually I would just get my alignments done at the shop. However, after going for an alignment yesterday, I was told I couldn’t get it … Continue reading Canadian Tire Auto Service: Review | I Got Scammed

Symptoms of Bad Assist Arm (Lateral Arm): How to Fix It

If you’re planning on replacing the rear assist arm (lateral arm) for your KIA Sorento, chances are the fasteners will be seized. As was the case for me, and other shops I called around for used parts. Which means you’ll likely need a reciprocating saw or drill to cut the bolt loose. This will require … Continue reading Symptoms of Bad Assist Arm (Lateral Arm): How to Fix It

Will Gasket Sealer Fix Spongy Brake Pedals?

This method is useful for when you notice soft brake pedals, but no leaks within your brake system. Or you may have just bled your brakes recently / installed a new brake caliper, but still notice spongy brake pedals. If this is the case for you, there is a solution which may work as a … Continue reading Will Gasket Sealer Fix Spongy Brake Pedals?

Symptoms of a Bad Shock Absorber: How to Fix It

If you hear loud squeaky noises when you’re driving, there could be a chance your shock absorber is causing the issue. However, I found that the bushing from my rear shock absorber had become loose. This is a tell-tale sign it’s time to replace the shock absorber. Dangers of a loose shock absorber bushing may … Continue reading Symptoms of a Bad Shock Absorber: How to Fix It