Fuel Saving Tip: Tire Pressure Saves Fuel in OKLAHOMA CITY

June 27, 2021

Underinflated tires waste gas for lots of folks in the OKLAHOMA CITY area. Think how hard it is to walk in sand you just have to work harder because of the resistance. When your tires don't have enough air in them, their rolling resistance is dramatically increased and it simply takes more gas t... More

Fuel Saving Tip: Slow Down in OKLAHOMA CITY

June 20, 2021

Theres not much OKLAHOMA CITY drivers can do about the price of gas in Oklahoma, but we can control - up to a point - how much we use. Our driving habits can dramatically affect our fuel economy.The first thing we can do is watch the go-pedal. Hard acceleration just sucks the gas. Gently leave st... More

What Is an EGR Valve? (EGR Valve Service)

June 13, 2021

If you've ever felt your vehicle hesitate, go, then hesitate again, you might think there's something wrong with the transmission. After all, it's not moving smoothly down the road. But there are plenty of malfunctions that can cause those symptoms, one of them being something you may have nev... More

Automotive Tips from South Side Garage: Knowing When Your Timing Belt Should Be Replaced

June 6, 2021

The timing belt in your engine controls the opening and closing of the intake and exhaust valves. OKLAHOMA CITY drivers need to replace it on a schedule to avoid failure.Timing belts are very difficult to get to, requiring quite a bit of labor to access. Timing belt replacement is one of the more... More