How- to: Check your Tire Tread

We all know what it’s like to drive in the winter through the snow. We all get the same talk from our friends, family and mechanics, the “make sure you’re car is ready for the winter” talk. But, as much as we hate the nagging from them, they hold a …

Basil How-To’s: How To Do an Oil Change

Basil How-To’s: How To Do an Oil Change   by: Sean Hickey Getting your oil changed is one of the most common forms of general maintenance. It’s also one of the most important. A vehicle that has routine oil changes done can sometimes last twice as long as one that’s …

Flat Tire? No Problem! Learn how to change a flat with Basil How To’s.

Flat Tire? No Problem! Learn how to change a flat with Basil How To’s. by: Sean Hickey Ever get stuck on the side of the road with a flat tire? Unfortunately almost all drivers have or will at some point. It’s the price we pay for the conveniences of driving… …

Tips To Improve Your Fuel Economy

Tips To Improve Your Fuel Economy Did you know that over 391.17 million gallons of gasoline are consumed every day in the United States? According to EIA.gov (2016 average) that’s about 143.37 billion gallons a year. Though more efficient engines are being produced there is still a noticeable increase in …

Is your Vehicle Ready for Winter?

Is your Vehicle Ready for Winter? How to be prepared! With a windows-down-summer coming to an end we are reminded that winter is just ahead of us. Basil knows it’s a little sad that we have to look forward to the snow once again, but it’s important to have knowledge …