Ask Pro-Lube Tire and Auto Center: What Happens When a Serpentine Belt Breaks?

April 25, 2016

The serpentine belt is aptly named since it snakes around under your hood. It may lack its namesake's fangs, but it sure packs a wallop when it breaks.The serpentine belt powers a lot of engine systems. It runs the alternator, which charges the battery; the water pump (on some vehicles), which co... More

How Do You Save Gas in Neosho, Missouri?

April 17, 2016

No one in Neosho, Missouri, likes to spend a chunk of change at the gas pump. Rising Missouri fuel prices, however, have spurred Neosho drivers to focus on how to improve their fuel economy. North Americans literally drive billions of miles/kilometers less each month during times of high fuel pri... More

Under Pressure in Neosho: TPMS

April 11, 2016

Have you noticed an increase in price when you get a flat tire fixed in Neosho, or have your tires rotated? It might be the result of your TPMS, or Tire Pressure Monitoring System.The federal government began requiring a TPMS system on 2008 model year passenger vehicles and light trucks. Some 20... More

Pro-Lube Tire and Auto Center Brake Service for Safe Stopping in Neosho

April 4, 2016

Let's talk about something critical for all Neosho drivers: your brakes. Your vehicle is heavy, and it takes a lot of muscle to bring it and your passengers to a safe stop so everything needs to be in good working order. Here's an explanation on how your disc brakes work: The wheel hub keeps you... More