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Most Fuel-Efficient Cars of 2021

The great thing about cars today is that you don’t have to sacrifice looks for fuel-efficiency. You can enjoy great gas mileage without feeling like your riding around in a Little Tykes Cozy Coupe. From gasoline and diesel engines to hybrid vehicles, you practically have your pick of fuel-efficient cars on the market. Master Muffler’s Downtown Ogden car repair team is partial to some of the following makes and models. Fuel-Efficient Gas Cars With [...]

By |2021-12-13T00:13:04+00:00December 13, 2021|Automotive Info|Comments Off on Most Fuel-Efficient Cars of 2021

What Contributes to a Vehicle’s Fuel Economy?

Fuel Inefficient As a driver, there are few feelings better than pulling away from the gas station, all fueled up and ready to go; the world is yours to conquer and you’ve got miles to go, yet. That feeling of freshness, of renewal, can be counteracted, however, by one slight change to the situation: this is your sixth or seventh time filling up the car this month.   As car technology gets more advanced and [...]

By |2021-12-13T00:14:40+00:00November 9, 2021|Automotive Info|Comments Off on What Contributes to a Vehicle’s Fuel Economy?

Knowing When Your Tires Are Out of Alignment

Did you know there’s a difference between balancing your tires and aligning your wheels?  Tire Balancing vs Wheel Alignment Balancing your tires involves the process of mounting the tires on a machine and measuring how they rotate. The tire balancing machine will calculate if there are any imbalances that affect how the tire performs on your vehicle.  Alignment refers to the car’s suspension system as a whole. This is the system that connects all [...]

By |2021-10-09T21:31:00+00:00October 7, 2021|Automotive Info, Tires|Comments Off on Knowing When Your Tires Are Out of Alignment

Best Tips for Buying a Used Car

Buying a used car doesn’t have to be overwhelming. It’s a great way to get a good deal on a vehicle and avoid having car payments for years to come. But, how can you tell if a used car is in good mechanical condition? The auto care experts at South Ogden Tunex know how important it is to have a reliable vehicle. Whether it’s you driving, or perhaps your teenager, you want something you [...]

By |2021-01-26T05:59:02+00:00January 26, 2021|Automotive Info|Comments Off on Best Tips for Buying a Used Car

Some Essentials to Keep in Your Car

If your gets stuck in a snowbank, overheats in the middle of nowhere, or won’t start on your way home from a job interview… are you prepared? Car emergency kits are something that, hopefully, you’ll never need. However, it’s not exactly a rare occurrence to have car trouble, either. Additionally, your car is a great resource for emergency preparedness resources. After all, in the case of an emergency, where’s the first place you’ll go [...]

By |2016-09-01T15:59:27+00:00September 1, 2016|Automotive Info|Comments Off on Some Essentials to Keep in Your Car

What Is Turbo?

“Turbo” is one of those car buzzwords that many car owners have a vague idea about but don’t quite know what it means exactly. So what is turbo, what does it mean for your car’s engine, and what maintenance does having turbo involve? Here is an in-depth look. […]

By |2016-07-15T22:13:04+00:00July 15, 2016|Automotive Info|Comments Off on What Is Turbo?

GaragePointer: Airbnb for Cars?

Many of us are familiar with now ever-popular apps like Airbnb and Uber, which make easy work of living both frugally and communally. Now, however, there is an up-and-coming app called GaragePointer, which might just be the next major app for serious car owners. […]

By |2016-07-01T07:08:03+00:00July 1, 2016|Automotive Info|Comments Off on GaragePointer: Airbnb for Cars?

Florida City Subsidizes Uber

Currently, we are seeing a worldwide shift in how people are using transportation. Due to technological advancements like self-driving cars and rideshare apps, such as Uber and Lyft, the industries that surround transportation are facing major changes. So far, local and federal governments have primarily stayed out of these shifts. However, eventually, the infrastructure of how we run our society is going to have to take these changes into account. We’ve recently seen this [...]

By |2016-05-01T06:21:26+00:00May 1, 2016|Automotive Info|Comments Off on Florida City Subsidizes Uber

The Safety Inspections Debate in Utah

Human beings have a tendency to put off important things until the last possible moment. This is especially true when it comes to our vehicles. Many Americans simply don’t get repairs done on their cars until they are on the verge of breaking down. This is why safety inspections are so important. Currently, Utah requires passenger vehicles to pass a safety test in order to stay registered on the road. However, there are some [...]

By |2016-04-15T20:37:30+00:00April 15, 2016|Automotive Info, Safety and Emissions|Comments Off on The Safety Inspections Debate in Utah

Auto Services Do Not Void Warranties

Whenever we purchase a new vehicle, or even a used one from a deal, we often hear a laundry list of violations that will cause the warranty to be void. However, there is one particular item on these lists that is actually unenforceable, and that is that auto services, or aftermarket part installations, will cause a void warranty. No matter what any manufacturer or dealer tells you, auto work done on a vehicle from [...]

By |2016-04-01T20:28:32+00:00April 1, 2016|Auto History, Automotive Info|Comments Off on Auto Services Do Not Void Warranties
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