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CV Joints: What Are They?

Many of the vehicles on the road today are front-wheel-drive; for FWD vehicles, the standard way to get torque from the car’s transmission to the front wheels is via CV (constant-velocity) joints.

Many of the vehicles on the road today are front-wheel-drive; for FWD vehicles, the standard way to get torque from the car’s transmission to the front wheels is via CV (constant-velocity) joints. Rear-wheel-drive vehicles use a U-joint at the front and rear of the driveshaft, but a conventional U-joint can’t accommodate as much movement as a Auto Repair in Raleigh NCcan.

These joints are at the end of half-length axles, and transfer torque to the drive wheels while still allowing for steering and the up-and-down motion of the suspension. The inner and outer joints are p ...

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Dangers of Skipping an Oil Change

oil change raleigh ncIf an engine is the heart of a vehicle, consider the oil to be the blood. Thus, understanding the importance of routine auto repair such as oil changes can both improve vehicle drivability and lengthen longevity of life. Scheduling an oil change around every 3,000 miles should be more than a routine errand, but instead an investment in the future of your vehicle. Black’s Tire and Auto Service in Raleigh, NC works diligently to ensure the vehicle safety of all drivers, finding small auto repairs such as oil changes to be the most significant throughout the life of a vehicle.

Participating in regularly scheduled oil changes is necessary to maintain proper engine operations and ensure all preventative measures are taken for vehicle safety. Consequently, as regular engine operations progress and oil ages, debris is col ...

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Blacks Tire in Monroe, crew extremely helpful

I had my car serviced at the skyway drive  location

I needed several repairs to be done

John and his crew were extremely helpful and accommodating, they are very professional and did a terrific job

Thanks Guys !

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I am a Customer now !!

I was in the Monroe store recently and had the best experience .

the Manager John went SOOOOO out of his way to assist me

I had never been to this store before but,  I AM A CUSTOMER NOW !!

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Black’s Tire & Auto Services Co-Sponsor at NASCAR Camping World Truck Series

Locally owned and operated Black’s Tire and Auto Service co-sponsor NASCAR Camping World Truck Series driver David Reutimann, #92, in the NC Education Lottery 200. The charitable event was the fifth in the Camping World Truck Series. `
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