Understanding Auto Part Numbers

  • Four Tips For Buying New Auto Parts

    14 March 2017

    If you need new auto parts for your vehicle because the current parts are severely damaged, then you will want to know how to go about buying them in the right way. This will ensure that you have auto parts you didn't spend too much money on, but will still effectively work for your vehicle. Here are four tips for buying auto parts for your vehicle: Resort to the Dealer Last:  Your car dealership is sure to have the auto parts that you need, but you should resort to them last.

  • Is Your Kid's Car Collecting Rust In The Driveway? 3 Ways To Motivate Them To Sell It For Cash

    1 March 2017

    That old car was once your kid's crowning achievement, and you remember the day they proudly climbed into the driver's seat. In fact, that clunker might have even been your old family car that you used to teach them how to drive before you passed it down. Now, it just sits there getting rustier by the minute, and you know that it is just a matter of time before it starts costing you money in code violations and fines.

  • 4 Things to Check Before Calling a Commercial Garage-Door Repair Service

    17 November 2016

    Certain commercial garage-door repairs require professional expertise. If a mistake is made when removing a tension spring, for example, the spring can release unexpectedly and fly toward property or people. There are also some simple fixes that you can do yourself. Before calling a commercial garage-door repair service to come and look at a malfunctioning commercial garage door, make sure one of these simple things isn't keeping the door from working properly.

  • 3 Things You Must Do Before Selling Your Car To A Salvage Yard

    4 November 2016

    What do you do with a car that you can no longer drive? Trading it in is one option; selling it privately is another. But if your car is particularly damaged or old, it may not be worth anything as a trade-in, and finding someone who wants to buy it for parts can take a long time – in the meantime, you'll be stuck storing it on your property. Selling it to a salvage yard like City Auto Wreckers can be the perfect solution.

  • Is Your Semi-Truck Overheating? 3 Common Radiator Problems And How To Fix Them

    3 October 2014

    When your livelihood depends on getting to your next destination on time, being sidelined with an overheating engine can be extremely frustrating. And as a trucker, you never know where you'll be when an engine problem occurs. You may not know where the nearest reliable semi-truck mechanic is, or you may simply not be anywhere near one. That's why it's a good idea to know how to solve some of the more common problems yourself.