A lot of people get custom wheels in Powell. When you do this yourself (over the internet . . .) you could run into trouble if you're not careful. Sometimes, once they're mounted, they just don't fit right. The tires rub in turns or ...
Posted in Tires and Wheels
on November 10, 2019
In a year marked by unusually heavy flooding in North America, drivers are very aware of the possibility they may find themselves driving where water has come over the road. It can be a daunting and frightening situation. Flooding waters can move quickly and unpredictably, so you have to keep y...
Posted in Windshield Wipers
on November 03, 2019
Ask any Powell man or woman if they've taken their vehicle in for preventive maintenance lately, and the answer may well be "no." Surveys indicate that over 80% of vehicles on the road today are in need of some kind of repair or maintenance. Now, ask that same person why he hasn't taken his car i...
Posted in Maintenance
on October 27, 2019
Blind spots may be a good thing when it comes to a spouse's annoying habits, but when driving an automobile in Powell, they are definitely to be avoided. So, while it's not good marital advice, it's good auto advice to minimize your ...
Posted in Safety
on October 20, 2019
Here at AutoNetTV, we have national viewers, like your neighbors in Powell, who write to us with questions or feedback. One common question we're asked is: "What is a differential and what does it do?" You may have been told by your ...
Posted in Drive Train
on October 13, 2019
Hello Powell . Have you ever had your Check Engine light come on? Did you panic? Or just scowl and ignore it? What should you do? Pull to the side of the road and call a tow truck? Or just keep driving? What does that little light re...
Posted in Transmission
on October 06, 2019
There is a clear and vocal demand in Powell and nationally for a reduction in air pollution and our dependence on fossil fuels. This is what is driving the Ohio market for alternative fuel vehicles. There are a number of these vehicl...
Posted in Drive Train
on September 29, 2019
Most Powell drivers worry about a breakdown or a tire blowout on a busy Ohio highway, but don't worry too much about failure of their air conditioning system. A breakdown on the side of the road can be a miserable and dangerous affai...
Posted in Cabin Air Filter
on September 22, 2019
There are a number of factors that contribute to the high nighttime accident rate in the Powell area, things like drowsy driving and a higher rate of impaired driving. Without a doubt, visibility is a major contributor. Let's focus on...
Posted in Headlamps
on September 15, 2019
A vehicle should travel straight down a straight road with the steering wheel centered. But time and travel can take their toll and soon you may find your vehicle pulling to the left or right. Those are not good signs and should be taken care of fairly quickly.One thing that you should note is...
Posted in Automotive News
on September 08, 2019