Brakes are one of the most important components of your vehicle. You need the confidence of knowing that when you press your foot to the brake, your vehicle is going to stop. That's why it's important to keep these tips in mind to help keep your brakes functioning properly. Schedule an appointment with us at […]
The term “overdrive” is one you are most likely familiar with. What is overdrive though, really, and why is it important? Camarillo Independent in Camarillo, CA has the answer.
Starter issues don’t necessarily indicate a bad starter; sometimes a transmission related issue is at fault. If you are experiencing starter difficulties, Camarillo Independent in Camarillo has the information you need.
Sometimes, it’s obvious when you need new brakes and sometimes it isn’t. Knowing what to look for and what causes issues will help keep you safe and remind you of when you should get your brakes checked out. Here are some symptoms of bad brakes, and what causes the issue from Camarillo Independent in Camarillo, CA.
If you drive a car, truck, or SUV with a manual transmission, you may have heard the term “pilot bearing” or “pilot bushing” before. At Camarillo Independent in Camarillo, we know that the first step to keeping your vehicle maintained is knowing something about how it works. Here’s some helpful information on the pilot bearing, […]
If you drive a car with a manual transmission, you’ve undoubtedly been told that you’re supposed to downshift to slow down, instead of relying completely on the brakes. But what is the science behind that, and does it matter? Camarillo Independent in Camarillo explains.
Brake pads are important – you don’t need them to go, but you do need them to stop. At Camarillo Independent in Camarillo, CA, we like to keep your vehicle stopping exactly as it should – it’s less dangerous, and it keeps insurance premiums low. So, how do you know if your brake pads are […]
Your brake master cylinder is an integral part of your brake system. When one fails, some odd symptoms may arise, and it may be difficult to diagnose. Here’s some information to help you decide if yours has gone bad. At Camarillo Independent in Camarillo, CA we want you to know what to look out for […]
A throw out bearing, sometimes called a thrust bearing, is an essential component of your clutch system. If you drive a car, truck, or SUV that’s equipped with a manual transmission, it’s important to know if your throw out bearing needs to be replaced. Here’s some information on the throw out bearing, from Camarillo Independent […]
In the 1600s the Pilgrims celebrated their first successful harvest in Plymouth, also known as the first Thanksgiving. To this day, on the fourth Thursday in November Americans can be found gathered around a table with turkey and loved ones still celebrating this holiday. The Thanksgiving season is often a time when people show gratitude […]