Night driving in Waterford is not as safe as daylight driving as evidenced by the increased accident rate at night. Much of that is simply because it's dark outside.Visibility is important to safe driving. Ninety percent of our driving decisions are based on what we see. And at night, we just can...
Posted in Headlamps
on February 27, 2018
One Waterford automotive service issue that doesn't get much attention is driveline service. Drivelines don't get talked about very much around Waterford, but they're very important. First let's define what the driveline is:Taking a small step back, the power plant is comprised of the engi...
Posted in Drive Train
on February 20, 2018
Sometimes we hear people in Waterford say, "What's up with all this maintenance stuff? Modern cars just don't break down." While it is true that today's vehicles are extremely reliable, they are also becoming increasingly complicated and use more exotic materials than ever before. All tha...
Posted in Maintenance
on February 11, 2018
Today, we are talking about your PCV valve. Unburnt fuel is forced into the crankcase as your engine runs. The PCV (positive crankcase ventilation) valve vents this unburnt fuel and oil vapors from the crankcase and sends it back into the air intake system to be burned in the engine. A ...
Posted in Parts
on February 04, 2018