Performance v. OEM Brakes

What’s The Difference Between Them Are your brakes starting to feel squishy, or are they making squealing noises? If so, it’s time for brake repair or replacement. When it comes time to change your brake pads, you may be wondering if you should go with performance or OEM brakes. To help you make the best

Signs You Need Transmission Repair

Watch Out For Warning Signs If you drive your car long enough, it will need transmission repair eventually. No transmission is capable of lasting forever. If your car has signs of transmission problems and you don’t get them taken care of, you’ll most likely end up needing to replace the transmission completely. This can be

Maintain Your Transmission and Avoid Costly Fees

Automatic vs. Manual Outside of the engine, nothing contributes more to the overall performance of your vehicle than the transmission. Without this major system, you wouldn’t be able to drive your vehicle forward or backward at different speeds. Today’s technology has made transmission systems more sophisticated, which has made driving easier than ever. But because

How to Protect Your Brakes

Ensure a Longer, Safer Drive When it comes to vehicle safety, few things rank higher in importance than your vehicle’s braking system. It’s because of this system that you’re able to safely drive your vehicle around Poway, California, and that’s why you need to always look for ways to protect it. By doing so, you’re

Prepare Your Vehicle For The Summer!

How You Can Stay Ahead When the weather starts to get warmer and the snow starts to thaw, it’s important that we prepare our vehicles for the warmer months ahead. It’s easy to think that there aren’t many things to prepare for in the summer, but you’d be mistaken. In fact, there are a handful

How to Check Your Oil

What You Should Do Motor oil plays a crucial role in the performance of the engine and it’s important that you consistently monitor its condition. We are told to check the oil, but seldom are we taught on how to do so. At WOW Auto Care, we recognize how frustrating that can be, and our

Signs That Your Car or Truck Needs Brake Repair

Some drivers do not regard brake maintenance as very important – until something bad happens. Ensure that you do not repeat those mistakes. Your brakes are engineered to work via a complex system of different machine parts and electronic sensors that work to put your car to a halt when you depress your brake pedal. However,

Tips To Make Your Transmission Last Longer

The irony about your car’s transmission is that they are pretty easy and straightforward to maintain, but on the other hand, they cost quite a significant amount to replace. A ounce of pevention is worth a pound of cure – this should be your motto when it comes to your car’s transmission. Rather than worry

Five Great Engine Oil Tips

You’re likely aware of the importance of engine oil in a car’s engine – lubricating the internal parts of your car’s engine, protects against corrosion, helps to prevent overheating amongst others. The importance of engine oil in a vehicle cannot be overemphasized and it is highly recommended that you always keep an eye on them. Below are five

Spring Into Car Maintenance

Spring is often seen as a great time to take care of some maintenance around the house, but don’t forget about your car maintenance too! Often times people use spring as a sign to declutter, check batteries and bulbs, deep clean and take care of small projects around the home. The same can, and should,