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How You Can Tell Your Exhaust is Leaking

A leaking exhaust can not only make your muffler rumble but can also cause harmful gases to escape into the inside of your vehicle where they can be harmful. Don’t worry on your own if you suspect you may have an exhaust leak. Visit us at Baraboo Motors Group Inc. and let us inspect your vehicle and assure you everything is running correctly.

In case you’re not sure if your exhaust is leaking, here are some signs you may notice.

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Understanding Motor Oil Viscosity Ratings

Chances are you have seen the ratings listed on a container of motor oil and know that your car or truck needs one with a 10W30 or a 10W40 rating, but you really don't understand what the letters and numbers mean. They all refer to the oil's viscosity, or in layman's terms how the oil flows to coat and lubricate engine parts.

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What Is the Meaning of Horsepower

Get superior horsepower from two popular engines including the V-6 and V-8 engine. Big trucks, muscle cars, and sports cars cater to their driver wit high velocity horsepower. It is also important to race car drivers who need acceleration to win a race. It is determined by the amount of dynamometer in your car engine.

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Get Your Brakes Checked in Baraboo

Good brakes are essential on your vehicle. If the brakes are bad, it is a safety issue that may put you at risk as well as other drivers who are near you. It's best to maintain your car's brakes so that no major problems arise. If they are showing signs of problems, it is best to address the problem quickly.

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Avoid Problems with Gas

Keeping your gas tank full is important-especially in the colder months. If you don't keep your gas tank full, you are more likely to run out of gas, and you'll also be harder on your vehicle's parts.

If your gas level is consistently low, your fuel filter is more likely to get clogged up with the sludge that accumulates at the bottom of the gas tank. 

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Why Winter Wiper Blades Make a Safer Ride

Most drivers don't give the windshield wipers on their car a second thought until they fail. Don't let those blades break in the middle of severe winter weather or you may not be able to move the car safely.

The winter wiper blades will not freeze and tear on the windshield because they are constructed with a stronger rubber.

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What Your Indicator Lights Mean

There are a number of messages that you can get on your dash. Most of them you will never know are even there because you won't get them too often. These may include your airbag fault indicator that will go off if there is an issue with your airbag. 

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Adventurous Holiday Seasonal Travel

A vehicle in pristine condition lets you plan wonderful travel adventures. Go skiing, hiking or camping for the holidays. A stay in the mountains during the holidays is a wonderful retreat. However, your vehicle needs to be in excellent shape. These adventurous travel plans are not kind to car trouble. So, make a visit to the Baraboo Motors Group service center and get a diagnostic on your vehicle. 

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