Training Received by Technicians in Saginaw, TX

June 9, 2024

When your vehicle breaks down in the Saginaw, TX, area, or just needs some routine service, it can make you a little nervous. Because your vehicle's so important to your life, you need to be back on the road as soon as possible with the problem fixed right the first time.We've been checking int... More

Reaching the Braking Point (Brake hose replacement)

June 2, 2024

If you notice your brakes arent working like they used to, thats the kind of thing thats important to have checked out soon. Thats because your brakes are extraordinarily important to the safe operation of your vehicle. Sometimes you feel like your brake pedal is feeling a little soft or its lo... More

A Clean Start (Battery Cleaning)

May 26, 2024

You may be fanatical about keeping the outside of your vehicle clean. But what about what's under the hood? Have you ever thought about how dirt and grime may be affecting your engine's components? One of the most important parts under your hood to keep clean is your vehicle's battery. With a d... More

Restore Your Get-Up-and-Go (Fuel and Air Induction Cleaning)

May 19, 2024

You may have heard the old saying, "My get-up-and-go got up and went." If your vehicle's engine's fuel economy is noticeably worse, your engine is idling roughly or stalling or your vehicle's acceleration isn't what it used to be, ask your service advisor if you might need your vehicle's fuel and... More

To Fix or Not To Fix: That Is the Question.

May 12, 2024

No matter what vehicle you drive, when certain things break, you have to make a decision. Should I get it fixed now, later or never? Air conditioning is one of those things. You can certainly live without air conditioning, but it sure is nice to have on a sweltering day. Let's say your air con... More

That Vexing Vapor Venting (Vapor Coming out of Vents)

May 5, 2024

You may have noticed sometimes on a hot and humid day, vapor will come out of your vehicle's vents when you have the air conditioning on. Is that something to be concerned about? Well, it depends. Sometimes that steam or vapor can be caused by water accumulating in the vent system after it has c... More

Watching Your Check Engine Light

April 28, 2024

Did you know that most of the cars driving around Saginaw, TX, carry more computer power than the Apollo 121 Lunar Module that landed on the moon in 1969?New cars sold in the Saginaw area have as many as 12 networked computers and over five miles (eight kilometers) of wiring. In fact, for the la... More

Fuel Injectors

April 21, 2024

The last new American vehicles sold in Saginaw with a carburetor rolled out of the TX dealerships in 1990. Since then, all new vehicles here in Saginaw, and nationally, have had fuel injectors. In very simple terms, a fuel injector is a valve that squirts fuel into your engine. Your engine contro... More

Follow the Bouncing Vehicle (Bad Struts and Shocks)

April 14, 2024

If you hit a bump in the road and your vehicle just keeps bouncing up and down for a lot longer time than it used to, you may have bad struts and shocks. They're the things that help to keep your vehicle's wheels and tires planted to the road surface. But they don't last forever. With care and ... More

Commitment to Make Your vehicle Last at Kwik Kar Saginaw

April 7, 2024

These days many people in the Saginaw area are really committed to making their cars last a long time. First thing: you've got to start with what you've got. It'd be ideal if people started with a brand new car, never missed a scheduled service item, paid attention to the severe service maintena... More