Night driving in Appleton is not as safe as daylight driving as evidenced by the increased accident rate at night – much of that 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't ...
Posted in Headlamps
on March 28, 2016
There's a lot of auto advice in Wisconsin right now on how to save money on gas. Some of it is good advice. Some of it isn't. Some of it is myth. And it may well be a scam. Plain and simple. When someone offers you a product designed to save money on gas, ask yourself, "Does this sound too good t...
Posted in Fuel System
on March 20, 2016
If you've ever been in a car accident around Appleton, Wisconsin, even a minor one, you know how upsetting it can be. It's hard to think straight and know what to do.Let's review what you should do in case of an accident in Appleton, Wisconsin:When an accident occurs, you should always stop. L...
Posted in Windshield Wipers
on March 13, 2016
Every vehicle on Wisconsin roads has a differential, and it is important to the proper operation of the vehicle, but most Appleton residents don't have a clue what it is.The differential compensates for differing wheel speeds. For example, when you turn, the inside tire on the turn travels a mu...
Posted in Differential Service
on March 07, 2016
There are a lot of drivers in Appleton who are due for a differential service, but had never heard of a differential before. With front-wheel drive being so common in Wisconsin these days, the differential is just taken care of during a transmission service, so most Appleton folks don't even ha...
Posted in Drive Train
on March 01, 2016