Author: blog-proauto

The Three Basic Methods of Car Pinstriping

Before we talk about the different auto pinstriping methods we need to cover a couple of basic points : 1) Pinstripes are usually done in two colors: one that compliments the body color, and another, thin line, which contrasts to make the stripe stand out. There are no rules: color choice is a matter of […]

Company Cargo Van Bought and Shipped to Us

Do you own a small company and are you looking around for a solid but fairly inexpensive cargo van in order to save money? What small business owner doesn’t want to save money whenever they can, these days? If you’ve found the ideal vehicle or vehicles, but the vans are out of state and hundreds […]

RV Safety 101 – the Basics

“Are RV’s dangerous to own and operate?” After giving this question some thought I realized that this one short question covered a very large spectrum. There is no quick or easy response to this question. In most cases it’s not the RV that is dangerous, but the individual that is operating the RV that is […]

Top Ten Reasons For No-Start Vehicles

The top ten reasons that I see vehicles coming to Ace Automotive for no start problems Electric fuel pump failure /fuel filter restriction One of the most common no-start problems I have seen in recent times is the failure of in-tank electric fuel pumps, primarily due to lack of proper scheduled maintain on the vehicle […]

Caravans

We will start with the definition of caravan. A caravan is a group of travelers or merchants banded together and organized for joint support and protection while traveling through unsettled or unfriendly country. Caravan trade, however, is associated with the history of the Middle East as far back as the records of ancient civilizations extend. […]

A Great Motorcycle Ride in Mexico – Queretaro

A beautiful ride across cities and places named World Heritage by the Unesco, through an splendid protected natural area and ending in a surrealistic garden by artist Sir Edward James. Just keep reading… The ride starts in Queretaro City at 5,970 ft above sea level. Queretaro is a colonial city founded more than 500 years […]

Changing Oil and Filter

If you live within a city-limits, be sure to check with the city manager’s office to see if they have any regulations about working on your own vehicle in your yard or driveway. Thanks! Park your vehicle on a level surface and put blocks of wood or bricks behind the rear tires. Jack the front […]

Ford To Stamp Out Minivans

Ford Motor Co. is planning to eradicate all its minivans in its forthcoming lineup. The automaker’s decision to wipe out minivans was triggered by its poor performance in said segment. In view of said eradication, the automaker is planning to create a new class coined as ‘people movers’. The latter will be based on Fairlane […]

Motorcycle Helmets – Mind Your Head!

To most riders, motorcycle helmets do not fit into their dream accessory. They feel helmets are restrictive and unnecessary and do not add to their aesthetic appeal. But it is important to know why you need to wear a helmet while riding a bike and what it does for you. Motorcycle helmets act as a […]

Researching a Car That is Right For You

Researching your new vehicle is a daunting task in today’s world. Once you have narrowed your next vehicle down to 2 or 3 choices it is time to research. Take out a sheet of paper for each vehicle and write down pros and cons for each one. Also on each sheet of paper list the […]