Not a Good Vibe (Driveshaft Failure)

October 31, 2021

When you feel your vehicle vibrating as you're driving down the road, one cause could be something you may not have ever seen: your driveshaft. It is underneath the vehicle and most drivers don't climb under there to take a look very often. The driveshaft is a cylindrical part that helps conduc... More

For 4x4s (Maintenance of 4x4 Vehicles)

October 3, 2021

Some people love 4x4 vehicles, the true 4-wheel drive works of engineering like Jeeps and 4x4 pickups that allow you to seemingly go anywhere on the planet. You can climb up a 40-degree rock trail with some planning and skill (always careful to protect the environment, of course), or you can get ... More

How Far We've Come (Newer Vehicle Technology)

December 13, 2020

Automotive design has come a long way since the days of the Model T, especially when it comes to safety technology. You can thank computers for a lot of the latest innovations. Here are a few that have been making their mark in recent years. Adaptive cruise control. This is cruise control with... More

Vive la Differential at Pro-Lube Tire and Auto Center in Neosho

November 22, 2020

There are a lot of drivers in Neosho who are due for a differential service, but had never heard of a differential before. With front-wheel drive being so common in Missouri these days, the differential is just taken care of during a transmission service, so most Neosho folks don't even have to ... More

Drive Train - What You Need to Know in Neosho

May 3, 2020

One Neosho automotive service issue that doesn't get much attention is driveline service. Drivelines don't get talked about very much around Neosho, but they're very important. First let's define what the driveline is:Taking a small step back, the power plant is comprised of the engine and transm... More

Differential Service at Pro-Lube Tire and Auto Center

March 16, 2020

Here at AutoNetTV, we have national viewers, like your neighbors in Neosho, who write to us with questions or feedback. One common question we're asked is: "What is a differential and what does it do?" You may have been told by your Pro-Lube Tire and Auto Center service advisor that your differe... More

Protecting Your Vehicle from Theft in Neosho, Missouri

March 4, 2020

Every car in Neosho, Missouri, is at risk for theft. So it's up to us to make our cars a less appealing target and more of a challenge hopefully sending potential thieves to look elsewhere.The National Insurance Crime Bureau recommends a layered approach to protecting vehicles: Common sense Vis... More

Differential Service in Neosho, Missouri - What You Need to Know

February 25, 2020

Scratching your head? Don't worry, if you don't know what a differential is you will in a moment. That fact is that if you drive a car anywhere in Neosho, Missouri, you have a differential. Whether your vehicle is front-wheel drive, rear-wheel drive or four-wheel drive, you have a differential.... More

What Is a Differential and Do You Have One?

February 19, 2020

With front-wheel drive being so common these days in Neosho, Missouri, the differential is just taken care of during a transmission service, so most Neosho drivers don't even have to think about it. And rear-wheel drive differentials don't need to be serviced for years, so it's understandable th... More

The Best Test

November 24, 2019

Would you buy a jacket without even trying it on? Probably not, but it might surprise you that one study shows about half the people buy a vehicle after a short test drive around the block or none at all. If you're in the market for another vehicle, make sure you check out the most important thi... More