Mercedes-Benz is synonymous with luxury. A smooth, quiet, and refined ride sets a Benz apart from other vehicles. This refined driving experience often means you notice it right away when something isn’t right.  You wouldn’t expect to feel much vibration from the engine of any car, but even the slightest bit of shaking on a […]

In the early days of engine tuning, hobbyists and racers would switch the camshafts in their motors to gain power. They had the choice of an aggressive cam profile for power or a more normal profile for fuel economy and reliability. Switching out the cams in these cars became a popular way to make your […]

In the late 1990s, Porsche completely overhauled their flagship sports car, the 911. Up until this point, the 911 was powered by an air-cooled engine (which means the engine did not have coolant or a radiator, instead relying on airflow, fans, and motor design to keep cool while running). The 996 generation introduced the first […]

The Volkswagen brand is known for its durability, versatility, and long-lasting design. Many families purchase VW’s as their everyday drive because they’re known to be safe and reliable. In addition, VW’s are known for their unique design. This makes it an ideal choice for drivers who want a safe car without compromising on style. As […]

When people think of a professional, high-end vehicle with a reputation for quality, there’s a pretty good chance they’re thinking of some type of Mercedes. Sleek, smart, and exuding quality and refinement, it’s not hard to see why a Mercedes is the perfect car for those who expect nothing but the best. For this reason, […]

Sophisticated engines that are fitted into modern vehicle models have been fine tuned to ensure that these engines run efficiently. In luxury brands such as the Volvo, which offer excellent performance as part of their selling points, having a fully-functional engine is vital. Within the engine are several smaller components. Each play an important role […]

Owning a BMW is a luxury. Each make and model have a performance level that is incomparable to other vehicles. The BMW you choose as your own will be unique because no two BMWs are exactly alike. All exteriors are designed with eye-catching features are the interiors have many different options that will fit whatever […]

When you pay good money for a luxury vehicle, you expect it to do its job, right? That is a reasonable request, but every auto part has issues at some point or another, whether it be from normal wear or circumstances out of your control. If you are having problems with the V12 engine in […]

The PCV (positive crankcase ventilation) system is vital to the function of a Mini Cooper. Having it replaced as needed will prevent further damage to your vehicle. You need to know what it is, warning signs of a failing PCV system, how to prevent it from happening in the future, and where to get it […]

Over time and use the oil in your Volkswagen begins to thicken into sludge due to high temperature and contamination from dirt and dust particles. This is why it is important to change your oil regularly. Unfortunately, the sludge finds corners and pockets throughout your engine to accumulate over time. The more it builds up […]