Oil changes are probably the most recognized service on a vehicle. Almost all Neosho residents know about them. But do we know enough?Several decades ago, oil changes were fairly standard: every three months or 3,000 miles or 5,000 kilometers. But recent advances in both engine technology and oi...
Posted in Fluids
on January 30, 2017
Theres not much Neosho drivers can do about the price of gas in Missouri, 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 stop ligh...
Posted in Fuel Saving Tip: Slow Down
on January 23, 2017
Here's a question for Neosho, Missouri : How long have you been enjoying the romantic glow of your Check Engine light? Hey, it's not there to create ambiance; it's a warning that something's wrong. (And, by the way, Homer Simpson's fix of covering it with tape is not a good idea.)Many condition...
Posted in Fuel System
on January 16, 2017
The cooling system keeps Missouri vehicle's engines from overheating while they are driving around Neosho. Its job is to move heat away from the engine. Let's talk about the various components of the system and how they make this happen.The radiator is the part most Neosho drivers associate with ...
Posted in Cooling System
on January 08, 2017
During an inspection at Pro-Lube Tire and Auto Center in Neosho, your friendly and knowledgeable automotive service technician will check for worn, broken or missing parts.Here's a quick rundown of suspension system components:There are the springs which hold the weight of your vehicle. There ...
Posted in Shocks & Struts
on January 03, 2017