Automotive Tips from Kwik Kar Saginaw: Serpentine Belt Overview

October 27, 2019

The technicians at Kwik Kar Saginaw know your serpentine belt drives important engine accessories like your alternator, air conditioning compressor, and power steering. In some cars it may also power the power brakes or water pump. The serpentine belt is powered by the engine and winds around pul... More

Diagnosing Your Vehicle at Kwik Kar Saginaw in Saginaw

October 20, 2019

When we Saginaw residents get a car repair bill, we really shouldn't be surprised to find diagnostic fees as one of the line items. When we get a computer fixed, there is usually a charge for the time it takes to diagnose the problem. When we go to a medical doctor, most of his fee is for his abi... More

For Brakes' Sake (Brake Rotor Service in Saginaw)

October 13, 2019

Think of how much abuse your brakes take. Day in and day out, they stop your vehicle when it's going fast and when it's going slow. Maybe your vehicle has been vibrating when you brake, or maybe it seems like your stopping distance is a little bit longer than it used to be. Then it's time to get ... More

Idle Talk about Engines (Causes of Rough Engine Idling)

October 6, 2019

When you slow down at stoplight, your vehicle's idle should be smooth as silk. But what happens when the engine is missing or idling roughly? That's your engine's way of telling you, "Hey, I've got something wrong with me and if you don't get someone to find out what it is, I may not start the n... More