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Posted by:  12:50 PM CST

Many of us have become aware of how important it is to keep our planet’s air clean, and your vehicle has a key component that helps do just that: the catalytic converter. It’s in the exhaust system, and its job is to superheat unburned, harmful byproducts in the exhaust, so (more)

Thursday 13 June 2024
Posted by:  1:05 PM CST

Here are nine items to check each time you’re getting ready to tow a trailer. We're not saying these are the ONLY items that you should check, but they're pretty important. 1. Brakes: Make sure your brakes are in good working order. When towing, you need more stopping distance and so (more)

Posted by:  10:48 AM CST

At Auto Select, we take your vehicle's health and safety seriously! In fact, we believe that it's Our Professional Obligation to educate you on each and every concern we find on your vehicle, and we provide this service at no cost to our clients. We talk alot about providing our (more)

Posted by:  10:16 AM CST

Your vehicle AC system is fairly complex. Breaking it down into its major components can help learn how it works. Almost every car features the same basic air conditioning parts that work together to keep things cool when the weather turns hot. Here’s an overview of your vehicle’s air conditioning (more)

Posted by:  2:54 PM CST

If you own a newer vehicle, your vehicle’s manufacturer may require that it use synthetic oil instead of conventional oil. Synthetic oils are more stable, don’t break down as easily, and provide better engine protection than conventional oil. All those things can prolong the life of your engine and help (more)

Posted by:  11:52 AM CST

Brakes are one of your vehicle's most important safety components. If you've noticed that they don't stop as surely as they used to, or it takes you applying a little more pressure to them than before, it's time for a brake inspection! Those could be signs that your brake fluid needs changing. (more)

Posted by:  8:50 AM CST

Brakes are the unsung heroes of our daily drives. Understanding the ins and outs of your car's braking system isn't just a nice-to-know—it's a must. That's why we at Auto Select are here to guide you through the essentials of brake maintenance and care. The Basics of Braking: What You Need (more)

Posted by:  2:52 PM CST

We rely on our brakes to safely slow and stop our vehicles. You’ve probably had the experience where you’ve slammed on your brakes and started to skid. When your wheels are locked up, you are just sliding over the road. And if the road is wet or slick or covered (more)

Posted by:  9:07 AM CST

After years and thousands of miles, vehicles' suspension system components do wear out, but how long that takes depends a lot on how you drive. As you can imagine, if most of your driving is on smooth highways, your shock absorbers will last a lot longer than if you do most of your (more)

Posted by:  10:28 AM CST

If you hear a clunking sound from your front wheel when you make a turn, One possible cause of the problem is a worn axle. Front-wheel drive vehicles have axles that transfer power from the transmission to your front wheels. There is one for each front wheel. These axles are called constant velocity (more)