Why buy a whole car when it's your engine that needs help?  Why buy a new engine for the car you're fixing when you can buy a used engine?  Well, what's the point?   There are 3 ... Read More
January 6, 2016Anthony Luna


June 17, 2009 - House & Senate reach tenative agreement on $106 Billion wartime spending bill which includes $1 billion for Cash for Clunkers bill.  This is the third major hurdle that the program has cleared and a vote will be taken on the wartime spending bill any day.  The ... Read More
December 30, 2015Anthony Luna


Most people drive cars to get from one place to another, but for a few, automobiles are more than a mode of transportation—they’re a source freedom, a way to express oneself in speed and sleekness. Unfortunately, this source of ... Read More
December 23, 2015Anthony Luna


  If you're old enough to remember the hit song "Mellow Yellow" from the 1960's by an English singer named Donovan, your appreciation of this Lego masterpiece will be even more enjoyable. Two guys from Australia produced this Lego crowd-pleaser, and in the process raked up a Lego bill of $60,000 ... Read More
December 16, 2015Anthony Luna


Rising gas prices across the nation has been putting all car owners in a stagnant mood and it’s not even summer yet. We all try to find the cheapest gas on our way home from work, gym, or ... Read More
December 9, 2015Anthony Luna



How an Engine Works

/ Engines
    There are pages and books available on the subject of how "things" work. Yet for those still biting their nails and wringing their hands on "just how an engine works," you're about to find out and then be able to cross this "mystery of the centuries" off your list once ... Read More
December 2, 2015Anthony Luna


On October 24th, GM revealed the LT1, the 5th generation in its small block engine line. The new V-8 has a 6.2 liter displacement, higher fuel efficiency than previous engines, and a 450-horsepower capacity. The engine will appear in the 2014 ... Read More
November 25, 2015Anthony Luna


These two great American car companies have been slugging it out for decades. So let's finally put it to the test, examine the evidence, and declare a winner. The story really starts just after World War I.  It was called “The Great War” and eventually America got in it, we kicked ... Read More
November 17, 2015Anthony Luna


When your car is leaking transmission fluid, there are several places to check for faulty parts. The leak could be in the transmission pan, torque converter, pan gasket, fluid lines, or oil seals. Placing a traceable, glowing dye in your car’s ... Read More
November 11, 2015Anthony Luna



Snow Day Dangers

/ Safety
As winter continues, it's important to stay safe.  We talked about saving your car from salt, but keeping yourself and others safe in winter weather is equally important.   Safe Cars, Dangerous Roads   Ice, snow, sleet, and other winter weather makes for slippery conditions.  Try ... Read More
November 4, 2015Anthony Luna