At Camarillo Independent in Camarillo, we know that the difference between a vehicle that runs for 80,000 miles and a vehicle that makes it to 400,000 miles depends on one thing; maintenance. Here are a few tips to avoid some of the most notorious vehicle killers out there.
What is an HEUI System you may ask? When it was first introduced, HEUI systems revolutionized diesel technology in groundbreaking ways. Though other technologies have taken the forefront since its development, HEUI systems are still extremely common throughout the diesel industry. From our team here at Camarillo Independent in Camarillo, CA, here’s a quick look at how […]
Vehicle belts aren’t that different than the belts that hold up your trousers. They need to fit properly and stay in place, and if they break, sag, or wear out, you’ll probably wish you were wearing a different belt that day. The same goes for the belts in your car. Your engine compartment is a […]
The Turbo on your Chevrolet, Dodge, or Ford diesel truck is an integral component of your truck’s ability to perform. Turbos affect everything from power output to fuel mileage, allowing your pickup to reach its full potential in terms of power, torque, and efficiency. At Camarillo Independent in Camarillo, turbo knowledge is one of our […]
Tire pressure may seem innocuous enough, but at Camarillo Independent in Camarillo, we know how much of a difference correct tire pressure makes. Tire pressure checks are just one of many regular service items we check when you bring your truck in for servicing, but it’s one that’s more important than you might think.
Manual transmissions are durable, reliable pieces of equipment. Still, sometimes problems arise. Camarillo Independent in Camarillo has the answer to a question that plagues many manual transmissions; why does my transmission pop out of gear?
At Camarillo Independent in Camarillo, we know that transmissions are one of the greatest technological marvels of the automotive world. How does a standard shift transmission work? Why should you care? Our expert technicians here at Camarillo Independent in Camarillo have the answers.
At Camarillo Independent in Camarillo, CA, we are grateful every day for the bravery of those willing to serve our nation and protect our rights. As Veteran’s Day is approaching, we want to take the time to honor those who have served or are currently serving in our armed forces. We would like to send […]
You know how often to change your engine oil; but what about the gear oil in your standard shift transmission? Here’s a short guide, from Camarillo Independent in Camarillo.
At Camarillo Independent in Camarillo, cars are our passion, so naturally, we like to keep up with new technology on the market. At the moment, surprisingly the current trend is moving towards a goal you may not expect; self-driving vehicles. You’ve probably heard about self-driving cars a little bit here and there on the news, […]