How to Recognize and Prevent Engine Misfires

recognize and prevent engine misfires

Engine misfires can be quite jarring—if not a bit frightening. A misfire is usually experienced as a lag in power delivery from your engine. It sometimes feels like your vehicle is “stumbling.” (Not to be confused with hard shifting.) The good news about engine misfires is that while they can be indicative of an expensive problem, they usually aren’t. In … Read More

Why Gasoline Quality is Inconsistent & What That Means for Your Car

When you get to the pump at the gas station, you probably do what everyone else does: fill up and get back on the road. But did you know that gasoline quality isn’t the same everywhere you go? This post isn’t going to be about which gas stations are the best—any such list should be given a skeptical eye because … Read More