Master Muffler & Brake Logo
Master Muffler & Brake Logo

admin

About admin

This author has not yet filled in any details.
So far admin has created 5 blog entries.

Zero Fatalities: Car Features That Keep You Safe

In the world of accelerated travel, whether it be by land, by sea, or by air, there is nothing more important than the safety of everyone involved. While most details are lost to time, the reports of the first car accidents in the United States are stories filled with a certain measure of chaos on the part of the drivers; cars hitting trees, cars hitting bicycles, and cars hitting pedestrians all seem correlated by [...]

By |2021-05-10T15:35:26+00:00May 13, 2021|Automotive Info, Safety and Emissions|0 Comments

Assembling the American Car: The History of the Assembly Line

It’s difficult to pin down what might be the most influential innovation to come out of America. While there are numerous contenders, the advent of the Ford Motor Company, the Model T, and the assembly line have led to a manufacturing institution that would go on to change the world. While the first automobile﹘a steam-powered, self-perpetuating vehicle﹘was first built in China, the identity of the modern car as we know it today came into [...]

By |2021-05-06T20:14:12+00:00May 12, 2021|Automotive Info|0 Comments

Transmission Insights: Automatic vs Manual

For those who aren’t particularly familiar with automotive lingo or how engines work, the concept of a transmission may be a little befuddling. We’ve all heard the word, but what exactly does it do and what is the difference between an automatic and manual transmission? Which one is better? Well, these are somewhat simple questions to answer, but in order to see the larger picture, we first need to define a couple of key [...]

By |2021-04-15T19:00:54+00:00April 15, 2021|Automotive Info|0 Comments

Fuel Efficiency Basics

Fuel efficiency is no doubt an important money-saving metric and it has come a long way in a short span of time. According to the EPA, fuel efficiency has increased 29 percent since 2004 and is continuing to improve with time. This figure, of course, is referring to the fleet of combustion engine vehicles currently on the market. Electric vehicles are boasting even greater energy efficiency.  When it comes to gasoline-powered cars, there are [...]

By |2021-03-16T16:20:02+00:00March 16, 2021|Automotive Info|0 Comments

Shocks and Struts 101

Shocks and struts.  You’ve probably heard those words and most likely together, right?  Do you know what they do or what their function is?  What about the problems with them?  How do you go about fixing shocks and struts?  Component Overview Shocks and struts are the parts of a car used to stabilize the vehicle.  They keep it from bouncing all around and make the ride much smoother.  Have you ever driven down an [...]

By |2021-01-29T00:01:41+00:00January 19, 2021|Automotive Info|0 Comments
Go to Top