Tag: maintenance

Oil Filters – Which One and Why They Are Different

The purpose of an oil filters is to collect contamination and wear debris circulating through the oil system. That’s really nice, but why are there four different grades and prices of oil filters for my light truck or car As in most everything automotive, “you get what you pay for”. The same is true in… Read more »

Dual Over-head GM Timing Chain

As you can see, this engine cradle assembly is sitting on the floor. In this instance, we are replacing the timing chains, gears, water pump, and chain tensioners. The engine had less than one hundred thousand miles, we were surprised this service work was needed. Special tools are needed to lock the timing gears in place…. Read more »

Foggy Headlights Lens Repair

Here at Corny’s, we can repair this issue most of the time. Sometimes the headlight becomes cloudy on the inside. In that case, the only repair is a replacement. We will then order a new or used headlight. Once the headlight is here, we will install the headlight (sometimes time-consuming) and make proper adjustments. 

When Does My Transmission Need Service ?

Corny’s Sales & Service Inc Tech Question: Have you ever had this happen? Your on your way to Cooks Forest State Park for a three day weekend. About half way to your campsite, the transmission go’s out on you vehicle. No surprise, It takes all weekend to your vehicle back home. What can you do… Read more »

Air Condition Ready?

So when do you notice your Air Condition is not working???, always the hottest day of the year, six hour ride ahead, and you had forgotten it didn’t work last year.     The following article should clear up some of the mystery when your Air Condition is tested at Corny’s. What’s in there –… Read more »

Gasoline Filter

Generally speaking, there’s not a lot of dirt in the fuel supply, but there is enough it needs to be screened out. The problem gets worse the older your vehicle becomes. That’s because dirt, rust, and contaminants will settle out of the fuel and onto the bottom of the fuel tank. After a car is… Read more »

Tire Care

                                               Corny’s Sales & Service Inc Tech Question:  Hi, My name is Dan. My vehicle tires wore out early and I had to replace them. What can I do to make my tires… Read more »

Should Never Happen

Monday started like every Monday, a yawn here, a here we go again there, and zoom we are going. This Monday changed when I received a phone call from another garage. They were interested in telling me about a warranty item on a vehicle they were repairing. To make a long story short, the Tech began… Read more »