Every year for the last 14 years, Wheeling Auto Center in Arlington Heights, Illinois has been honored to host a contest for the local young artists in our community. Each year, Wheeling Auto Center owners and staff challenge young artists and illustrators to create original pieces based on an automotive-related theme. Our talented youngsters submit … Continue reading Lettuce See What a Car Made of Vegetables Would Look Like!
You might be surprised to learn that getting your car ready for the summer months is just as important as preparing for the winter. The summer season comes with just as many harsh elements that your car has to contend with on all of your adventures. The heat puts excess strain on your air conditioning … Continue reading Summer is Coming, Is Your Car Ready?
Modern vehicles have two very important air filters built into their engine and cabin designs. Do you know the difference? These two filters feature similar construction and materials, but they perform very different tasks. When you commit to a regular maintenance schedule for the replacement of these filters, you’re helping to maintain the overall performance … Continue reading What’s the Difference Between an Engine Air Filter and a Cabin Air Filter?
Your cabin air filter works hard to remove foul odors from your vehicle’s cabin space and keep your air conditioning and heating system performing at peak efficiency. When regularly replaced, these air filters can also greatly reduce your exposure to common allergens floating through the airspace in your vehicle. You can work with your preferred … Continue reading How Changing Your Car’s Air Filter Can Save Your Allergies
As you excitedly plan your summer travels, make sure you have everything you need in a pinch by equipping your vehicle with a fully-loaded summer roadside kit. When filled with the right items, the kit can help you handle minor repairs on the fly so that you can get back to your trusted car repair … Continue reading How to Build an Emergency Summer Roadside Kit
Ever wondered what the most common car repairs are? The Car Care Council and IMR inc have partnered up together to give us a list of the Top 9 Most Common Vehicle Repairs of 2017. Vehicles of all years, makes, and models typically require the same level of service to stay functional and safe throughout … Continue reading The Top 9 Most Common Car Repairs
Every vehicle on the road requires regular car maintenance to stay in top condition. Without it, your vehicle’s fluids would lose their beneficial properties, belts would break, and parts of all kinds would start to prematurely wear out. Thankfully, the preventative maintenance process actively prevents wear and tear from resulting in serious damage to your … Continue reading Regular Car Maintenance is the Difference Between Life and Death for Your Vehicle
Auto repair is an everyday fact of life for most people. However, what you might not realize is that car repair goes far beyond the auto shop. Many people have come to see auto repair as a product with a bill attached. Nothing could be further from the truth! Quality auto repair is much more … Continue reading Understanding that Auto Repair is a Valuable Service, Not a Product
With years of industry training and experience, your dedicated mechanic definitely knows best when it comes to the complete upkeep and care of your personal vehicle. When talented auto techs approach car maintenance and repairs, they utilize proven parts, tools, and techniques to get the job done right. Their strategic diagnostic procedures and straightforward repair … Continue reading Why Your Mechanic Knows Best
Your brakes are one of the parts of your car that is most essential to the safety of you and your family. If you needed to perform an emergency stop while driving down the road, are you confident that your brakes are up to the task? They’re so important, in fact, that you shouldn’t trust … Continue reading The Brake Bible: 5 Reasons Why You Need to Trust the Experts