- Sunday, 24 September 2023
A driver of a large SUV loaded with equipment was heading on a 7-hour work trip when he stopped at a gas station to refuel. When he went to restart his SUV, it turned over but wouldn't catch. Try as he might, he was never able to get it started again.
- Sunday, 17 September 2023
There was a man in the Wilsonville area who learned that most car accidents occur within a mile of home – so he moved. (Just kidding!)When we think of defensive driving, we often focus on our local OR highway situations. The fact of the matter is we…
- Sunday, 27 August 2023
You might be familiar with brake pads and rotors, two components of your vehicle's brakes that have to be regularly serviced. Here's another important component of your brakes: the calipers.
Calipers are used in disc brakes, the type of brakes now found…
- Sunday, 20 August 2023
Uneven tire wear, the car pulling to one side or a steering wheel that is off-center are signs for Wilsonville drivers that their wheels may be out of alignment.When doing an alignment inspection, the service advisor at Lance's Superior Auto Service will…
- Sunday, 23 July 2023
All of us in Wilsonville know we have to get the oil changed in our vehicles periodically. That's just part of good vehicle care. But when Lance's Superior Auto Service technicians change your oil, they also usually inspect your air filter. That's why…
- Sunday, 16 July 2023
Many Wilsonville drivers have been hearing about technological advances in power steering, specifically electric power steering. Some very high-end cars have been featuring electric power steering. Power steering fluid has the necessary hydraulic properties…
- Sunday, 2 July 2023
Most Wilsonville drivers worry about a breakdown or a tire blowout on a busy OR highway, but don't worry too much about failure of their air conditioning system. A breakdown on the side of the road can be a miserable and dangerous affair during Wilsonville…
- Sunday, 25 June 2023
During an inspection at Lance's Superior Auto Service in Wilsonville, your friendly and knowledgeable automotive service technician will check for worn, broken or missing parts.
Here's a quick rundown of suspension system components:
There are the springs which…
- Sunday, 18 June 2023
About 80% of the vehicles on Wilsonville roads today are behind on their preventive maintenance schedules. That translates to about 160 million vehicles in the United States that aren't performing as well as they could be - thousands right here in OR.…
- Sunday, 7 May 2023
Ever wonder how your vehicle’s transmission is connected to your wheels? After all, when you hit a pothole or some other uneven part of a road’s surface, there has to be something that can maintain the connection between the transmission and the wheel…