It’s A Manual: 3 Transmission Problems You Should Know

If you have a manual transmission, you need to make sure it's functioning properly. Problems with your transmission could leave you stranded, especially if your car refuses to go into the proper gear. If you're not sure what to look for, you may be caught off guard once your transmission finally goes out. However, if you know the warning signs, you can take care of minor issues before they destroy your manual transmission. Read More 

Taking A Road Trip? Make Sure Your Car Is Up To The Task First

If you're getting ready to hit the road this summer for a vacation, the last thing you need is to find yourself sitting in an auto garage with a broken-down vehicle. While preventative maintenance can't fully eliminate the risk of a problem with your vehicle, it can catch things early on and certainly reduce the chance of a problem. As your travel date approaches, make a point of visiting your local mechanic to make sure that your vehicle is ready for the drive ahead. Read More 

Debunking The Biggest Myths About Buy Here Pay Here Car Lots

When your credit is lacking and you don't have much of a chance of getting financed for a vehicle in the traditional way (either through a finance company or bank), a buy here pay here lot like Autobank of Kansas City can be a lifesaver. Even though committing to a buy here pay here loan to obtain a vehicle you need is a good solution for a lot of reasons, there are some pretty hefty misconceptions that you should get out of the way if this is something that you think could work for you. Read More 

Two Frequent Brake Questions Answered

Brake problems can represent a serious safety threat for your car. Unfortunately, there are many people that may not have much experience with addressing problems with their brakes. If you have found that your car is experiencing these brake problems, you may benefit from having the following two questions about brake problems and repairs answered. Why Are The Brakes Making Strange Sounds When The Car Is Driving? There might come a day when your brakes make a grinding or squealing sound while you are operating your car. Read More 

Does a Manual Transmission Give You Any Benefits?

If you are one of the many Americans who do not know how to drive a stick shift vehicle, you may wonder if it's worth your time to learn. The truth is, you have missed out on some things due to your lack of knowledge. You've probably had to pass on driving some snazzy sports cars because you didn't know how to properly operate a manual transmission, and you certainly haven't considered buying a stick shift model. Read More