Where are the Tire Size Indicators?

Reading tire sizes isn't too challenging. Letters and numbers appearing on the sidewall tell anyone checking out the tires what size they are. Of course, it becomes necessary to double-check the manufacturers statements about tire sizes. Owners much match the right-sized tires to the appropriate vehicle.

The first thing you'll see is a letter defining the class, be it passenger, truck, and so on. Next, two numbers indicate the width-tread and the aspect ration. Another number follows, and it indicates the speed rating. Additional numbers and letters point out the load index, 

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Headlights

Your headlights are probably not something that you spend a lot of time thinking about. However, it is impossible to safely drive at night without them. That is why if something is wrong with them, then you will need to have them replaced as soon as possible. You may notice that your headlights are flickering. This is a sign that the filament of the bulb has worn down.

Your headlights may also be dimmer than usual. The headlights have a tendency to become dimmer over time. This problem may also be caused by corroded wire. Additionally, you may notice that…

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What is a Gasket?

Growing up around cars, I never really knew what a gasket was, but I always associated gaskets with expensive repairs and big headaches. Sayings like, "he blew a gasket" further reinforced my notion that gaskets were nothing more than a series of ticking time bombs waiting to destroy your engine. 

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Volvo V90 Cross Country Versatility

Volvo is known for its quality luxury vehicles thanks to its rich history in the auto world. They have set the bar a little higher when it comes to the Volvo V90 Cross Country. This luxury wagon offers some of the most versatility on the market and is quickly becoming one of the top vehicles on the roads of Hagerstown, MD.

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