How to Radiate Cool (Radiator Care)

August 21, 2022

There's nothing that radiates cool like a vehicle radiator that's helping to keep your engine running at the proper temperature. You don't have to baby it, but you can't simply ignore it, either. Let's take a quick dive under the hood to let you know what the radiator is doing. It takes the he... More

Coolant/Antifreeze Service at Pro-Lube Tire and Auto Center

February 13, 2022

Anyone who drives a car in Neosho knows that engines get hot when they run. But did you know that engines need to be cooled to keep running? Heat inside an engine can cause the metal parts to expand, which can seize up an engine and make it stop running. It can even ruin the entire engine! Good ... More

Water Pump

January 30, 2022

Your cooling system is very important. It circulates coolant through the radiator and your engine to protect your vehicle from overheating. There are five main components to the cooling system: the radiator the radiator cap the hoses the thermostat the water pump The water pump's like the hear... More

Coolant/Antifreeze Service in Neosho, Missouri

January 9, 2022

Neosho auto owners may know that most automotive failures in Neosho, Missouri, are tire related, but do you know the second most common cause of vehicle failure? Nope, it's not teenagers. It is the coolant system. But if you take good care of your vehicle coolant system, it will take good care o... More

Cooling System Components

January 1, 2022

Today we want to talk about a system in our vehicles the cooling system. It's one of those things that Neosho auto owners don't give much thought to until it fails and then they're stranded by the side of a road in Missouri.Cooling systems fail more often than any other mechanical system usual... More

Taking the Heat (Heater Hose Maintenance/Repair)

June 27, 2021

If you have an internal combustion vehicle, you know it has a lot of hoses that carry various fluids. And if you have a heater in your vehicle, you'll have heater hoses. A heater hose connects to and from the engine so some coolant can be circulated through a little radiator called a heater core... More

Pro-Lube Tire and Auto Center Radiator Service

March 21, 2020

The coolant system is a vital part of your vehicle. It is also the second most common cause for vehicle failures. Even though coolant system failure is fairly common in Neosho, it is easy to prevent. The most recognizable part of the coolant system is the radiator. It is connected to the engine w... More

Smart Neosho Drivers Protect Against Overheating

February 29, 2020

Engines get hot when they run. This heat can build up and damage vital engine parts, so engines need a cooling system to keep them running. Cooling system failure is the most common mechanical failure in vehicles. This is unfortunate, because these failures are usually easy for Neosho drivers to... More

Keep Your Cool in Neosho

February 20, 2020

Neosho drivers rely on their vehicle's coolant system to keep their engine cool. Coolant (also called antifreeze) mixed with water flows through your vehicle engine and absorbs heat. The mixture then flows out to the radiator where it's cooled by air flowing over the radiator. From there the coo... More

Engine Hydration for Neosho Drivers: Role of Your Water Pump

July 18, 2017

The cooling system in an engine has five components: the radiator, the radiator cap, the hoses, the thermostat and the water pump. The water is literally the heart of the system. Just as your own heart keeps your blood circulating through your body, the water pump keeps coolant circulating throug... More