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Your Car Won’t Start
March 23, 2017
Fumbling with your keys, you run to your car thinking about trying to be on time to work. You insert the key, turn it, and nothing happens. Your car won’t start. What can the problem be? The gas gauge reads full! Frustrated, you call a cab. The average age of the nearly 253 million cars Read more...
Keep Your Vehicle Working
February 15, 2017
In the good old days, vehicles were simple. Many of us took pleasure and pride keeping our vehicle in great shape. However, now vehicles combine the complexities of the digital age with the gasoline engine. Just finding the oil drain plug requires a Herculean effort. Disposal of oil and other lubricants and fluids limit our Read more...
Buying a Used Vehicle
January 12, 2017
Five Tips For Buying a Used Vehicle The words “used car” strike fear into the hearts of many. However, finding and buying a reliable, used vehicle that suits your needs transpires easier than you think. Consider these five tips as you navigate to the perfect vehicle for you. Consider Experience Ignore your first impression of Read more...
Spot a Lemon
December 14, 2016
A Lemon on the Car Lot You researched and decided to buy a second-hand vehicle. For a better experience no lemons, the good folks at Light Truck and Auto offered some suggestions. Do Your Homework If you want a good second-hand vehicle, then do your homework. Research the internet about the make, model and year Read more...
How to Buy Used Tires
November 16, 2016
Buying used tires provides a viable, cost-effective option to expensive, new tires which ruin a good budget. Vehicle safety should be considered first for either option. Always research and follow specific guidelines when buying used tires. Preparing to Search The following items help in your search for good, used tires: Owner’s Manual showing which tires Read more...
October 14, 2016
Wheel Alignment, Why and When Until I talked to the owners of Light Truck and Auto, my new auto repair shop in Burkburnett, Texas, I never thought about the need for a wheel alignment. I drove my car for six years before I had my wheel alignment checked. Why My Car Drove to One Side Read more...
How to Choose the Right Tires
September 2, 2016
Choosing the Right Tires The right tires on your vehicle are critical to your safety and all who ride with you. Similar to having a vehicle in good mechanical condition, having the right tires can make or break a critical driving situation. Consider driving in rain on a windswept road, when you suddenly have to Read more...
Buying A New Car?
July 15, 2016
Buying a new car is a big decision. You should always consider the cost as well as the type of car you need. In simple terms, you should buy a car when you can afford it and when your present vehicle doesn’t suit your needs anymore. Since there’s a lot more to this than meets Read more...
My Air Filter
June 16, 2016
I had a problem with a used Mercedes-Benz 450 SL sports car I had just bought. I was driving home, still a couple of states away. The car unexpectedly quit running. I was towed to the vehicle repair shop, Burke Light Truck and Auto, in Burkburnett, Texas. I learned something new. The tow truck driver Read more...