brake repair

Richard Petty once told AutoNetTV, “You’ve gotta have good brakes. If you’ve got good brakes you can keep yourself out of a lotta trouble.” That’s why a regular brake inspection is on every Evanston, Rogers Park, Skokie and other area driver’s maintenance schedule. An inspection by your service advisor at Doc Able’s Auto Clinic, Inc….


high mile club

A while back, the Cash for Clunkers program was all over the Illinois news. Evanston, Skokie, Rogers Park, etc. people could trade in their old vehicle for a new one that got better gas mileage and receive a government rebate. A lot of Evanston motorists had so-called clunkers that they wanted to keep. They’re good…


Serpentine Belt

Most Evanston folks occasionally have days when they’ve got a bunch of errands to run. Yesterday was my day off and I needed to fill the gas tank, pick up some groceries at my Evanston market, swing by the ATM and get the kids from school. I could have made four trips . . ….


suspension problem

Your vehicle’s suspension system has two jobs: to prevent the passengers from getting tossed around inside the vehicle every time it hits a bump in the road and to keep the tires firmly planted on the road around every corner and over every bump. To see your suspension system, you’ll have to look under your…