Daily Archives: May 24, 2020

Rear Window—Not the Movie!

(Why Some Rear Windows Don’t Go All the Way Down) May 3rd, 2020 Alfred Hitchcock once made a mystery thriller film called “Rear Window.” It had nothing to do with the rear window of today’s cars, SUVs, CUVs and light trucks.  But there is one thing that some drivers DO find mysterious.  Why don’t the […]

The Tachometer.

Tacky or Techie? May 10th, 2020 Why do I need to know how many Taco’s my car has? There’s a gauge that many vehicles have that says RPM on it.  And there are a lot of people who either don’t pay any attention to it or don’t even know what it is. Here’s why it’s […]

Positive Crankcase Ventilation

PCV Valve Service at Advanced Auto Pros May 17th, 2020 Hello Greeley! Did you know that the first federally-mandated emissions control device was introduced in the 1960’s? The Positive Crankcase Ventilation valve, or PCV valve, has been installed in CO vehicles since 1964 and represents the first legislation by the United States government to regulate […]

Follow the Bouncing Vehicle

(Bad Struts and Shocks) May 24th, 2020 If you hit a bump in the road and your vehicle just keeps bouncing up and down for a lot longer time than it used to, you may have bad struts and shocks.  They’re the things that help to keep your vehicle’s wheels and tires planted to the […]