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How to choose? 4 Types of Motor Oil

June 24th, 2020 by

Although most drivers know that oil changes are important to vehicle maintenance, not many know the different types of oil that can be used. Technological developments in the automotive industry have led to advancements in motor oil. Some oils are designed for high mileage engines. Some oils are for performance vehicles. Understanding how you use

What Oil Filters Do

November 15th, 2019 by

Engine Parts Explained Do you know what happens inside your engine when the motor oil starts flowing? The experts at Big Apple Automotive on US Highway 18 can tell you! We’re beginning our explanation with the oil filter, as this part is crucial to a healthy system. Here’s what the filter does and how it

3 Signs You Need Brake Repair

November 11th, 2019 by

What You Need to Know Big Apple Automotive in Victorville, California, will be the first to tell you that your car needs brake repair. Good brakes are essential to a safe vehicle! However, until you visit our shop for inspection, we can’t tell you exactly when you’ll need repairs. If you want to know how

Why Does Your Car Need Repairs?

November 8th, 2019 by

Why Car Problems Happen Do you know why your car needs auto repairs? Why do some parts break? And is there anything you can do to prevent that? Big Apple Automotive in Victorville, California, can answer some of these questions. We know that drivers are looking to minimize the amount of time they spend at

How To Select the Right Tire

November 5th, 2019 by

What to Look For It may seem easy to purchase new car tires. Before you go out looking for tire sales, you need to know precisely what your vehicle needs. You don’t want to hinder your car’s performance, and you also need to make sure your car can handle the weather in your area. Here

Tire Pressure Monitoring System

August 21st, 2019 by

Dashboard Warning Lights TPMS If you get a nail in your tire, how will you know? If your tire is losing air, how do you tell before you’re stranded with a flat? Vehicle manufacturers have considered these questions and added the Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) to help drivers tell when their tires have a

What to Know About Automatic Transmissions

August 20th, 2019 by

A Driver’s Overview Do you understand your vehicle’s transmission? Not all drivers know what goes on under the hood of their vehicles when they start moving. It’s good to have a basic understanding of your vehicle’s key systems so that you can make appropriate decisions for their maintenance and repair. That’s why Big Apple Automotive

Can a Tire Be Repaired?

August 19th, 2019 by

How to Tell If Damage Qualifies Is your tire damaged? You might be wondering whether or not it can be safely repaired, or if you’ll need to find a replacement. Tire repairs can be a great way to save money but aren’t the safest option for all kinds of damage to tires. Use this guide