Missouri residents may have heard that vehicles don't need their oil changed as often as they used to. That's true. But it's not the whole story.Owing to improved engine technology and higher oil quality, most newer vehicles can go longer between oil changes than their older counterparts.So what ...
Posted in Fluids
on December 29, 2019
Do you have any plans around Poplar Bluff, Missouri, for the weekend? Maybe you and some friends are taking the boat up to the lake. Maybe you'll be having a lot of fun water skiing and doing a little fishing.You got the boat all rea...
Posted in Timing Belt
on December 22, 2019
We don't want to think about it, but each Poplar Bluff resident who drives or rides in a vehicle is potentially an accident victim. In the worst-case scenario, those people are unconscious and unable to communicate with Missouri rescue workers.Rescue workers and Poplar Bluff police are well awar...
Posted in Emergency Items
on December 15, 2019
Let's talk about something critical for all Poplar Bluff 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 kee...
Posted in Older Vehicles
on December 08, 2019
Organization is the key to managing a busy life in Missouri. So setting up an annual calendar for vehicle care can keep Poplar Bluff residents on top of preventive maintenance. But you can't just write oil change every few months on the calendar. Modern vehicles have many systems that are vital t...
Posted in Service Intervals
on December 01, 2019