Hello Sikeston - let's talk differentials. If you have a rear-wheel drive vehicle, your differential is on the back axle. With front-wheel drive cars, the differential is up front. All-wheel drive and 4-wheel drive vehicles have three differentials - front, rear and in the middle. So you see, yo...
Posted in Drive Train
on February 23, 2020
Hey Sikeston area drivers, are your tires worn out? What is the standard for our Missouri streets? How can you tell on your vehicle?While there may be legal requirements for the Sikeston area, there are safety concerns that go beyond meeting minimum replacement mandates.Two-thirty-seconds of an...
Posted in Tires and Wheels
on February 16, 2020
Stop! It's one of those things your vehicle has to do consistently and reliably. That's why brake maintenance is vitally important, worthwhile for you to make sure stays up to date.A brake system has many components. If your vehicle has disc brakes, they have pads that make contact with the rot...
Posted in Older Vehicles
on February 09, 2020
Virtually all vehicles come with power steering, so many Sikeston drivers have never driven a car or truck without it. Power steering assists you when you turn your vehicle steering wheel. Without it, it would be very hard to steer. Now this power assist comes in a couple of forms. In recent yea...
Posted in Steering
on February 02, 2020