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Tire Pressure Tips


You can save gas by checking your tire pressure. Tires that are not holding air make the engine work harder. Checking your vehicle’s tire pressure once a month is an excellent way to keep your car in good condition.

When you check the pressure, be sure to test the spare tire also. Check the levels when the tire is cold. First thing in the morning before you drive the car is the optimum time. This will give you the most accurate reading.

The PSI or pounds per square inch can be located in the driver’s manual, or it…
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Tire Pressure Tips


You can save gas by checking your tire pressure. Tires that are not holding air make the engine work harder. Checking your vehicle’s tire pressure once a month is an excellent way to keep your car in good condition.

When you check the pressure, be sure to test the spare tire also. Check the levels when the tire is cold. First thing in the morning before you drive the car is the optimum time. This will give you the most accurate reading.

The PSI or pounds per square inch can be located in the driver’s manual, or it…
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Signs Your Tires Need To Be Replaced

There is some ongoing vehicle maintenance that needs to be performed in order for your vehicle to remain safe for you to drive and to ensure that it is reliable. When it comes to your tires, you want to make sure you keep an eye on things like tire tread so you know when it is time to replace your tires. Putting this off for too long can result in an accident or a tire blowout.

When your tires are beginning to age you may notice that the tire itself begins to have some surface cracks. This indicates the health…

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Signs Your Tires Need To Be Replaced

There is some ongoing vehicle maintenance that needs to be performed in order for your vehicle to remain safe for you to drive and to ensure that it is reliable. When it comes to your tires, you want to make sure you keep an eye on things like tire tread so you know when it is time to replace your tires. Putting this off for too long can result in an accident or a tire blowout.

When your tires are beginning to age you may notice that the tire itself begins to have some surface cracks. This indicates the health…

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Can Your Car Run Without Gaskets?


Being an informed vehicle owner helps you make much better decisions about your car. That is why we here at Cerritos Mitsubishi want to tell you all about a car's gaskets.

Gaskets keep an airtight seal between two surfaces in the engine of your vehicle. Without gaskets, your vehicle would be constantly leaking a variety of fluids, and your car would never be able to run. This is why you must regularly fill your coolant and oil levels to the owner's manual recommended levels. By keeping these fluids topped off at all times, you can ensure that your…
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Why Choose Windshield Wiper Fluid Over Water

Bugs, road grime, and bird droppings are among the significant dirt that a driver notices on the windscreen and require immediate cleaning. Windshield wiper fluid thus comes in working with the wiper and the general system to keep the screen clear for visibility. All modern cars have wipers and washer fluid reservoirs which enable the process. Some drivers prefer to use water in substitute of windshield wiper fluid.

Windshield Wiper fluids have a significant benefit compared to water regarding cleanliness and lubrication....

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Make Your Headlights Shine Brighter With Maintenance

Your headlights help you to see the road clearly at night and in bad weather conditions. You need the headlights on your vehicle to shine bright enough to avoid road hazards. When your headlights begin to look yellowed and dingy, there are a couple of ways that you can get them looking brighter again.

Cleaning the headlights using toothpaste is a do-it-yourself method of headlight restoration. All you need is a wet rag and some toothpaste. Apply some toothpaste to the wet rag and scrub the headlights. Make sure to rinse the headlights off when you are done. 

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Is Your Tire Tread What it Should be?

There are steps that you can take to keep your tires in a good working condition. Making sure that your tires remain in good conditions has a number of benefits, including better fuel economy and avoidance of a tire blowout. There are few things that you should incorporate into your tire maintenance routine.

First up on the list is a checking the tread of your vehicle's tires. If the wear of your tires is uneven or has significantly progressed, then the ability of your car to grip the road is reduced and in severe cases, the possibility of tire…

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