Fuel Saving Tip: Slow Down in Centerton

June 16, 2024

Theres not much Centerton drivers can do about the price of gas in Arkansas, but we can control - up to a point - how much we use. Our driving habits can dramatically affect our fuel economy.The first thing we can do is watch the go-pedal. Hard acceleration just sucks the gas. Gently leave stop l... More

Them's the Brakes (Brake Rotor Resurfacing)

June 9, 2024

Your vehicle's brakes wear out. It's inevitable. You'll notice it when you step on the brake pedal and feel it harder to stop, or there's vibration when you are braking. Most modern vehicles have disc brakes that each use a brake pad that press on a disc (disc brakes!) called a rotor. The fric... More

Does Your Car Have A Recall Item?

June 2, 2024

Recalls are pretty serious for Centerton residents and don't happen all that often. But sometimes cars have less serious problems that Centerton residents still might want to know about. For these less serious cases, the vehicle manufacturer issues what is known as a Technical Service Bulletin o... More

An Oil for All Seasons (Engine Oil Selection)

May 26, 2024

You swap your winter boots for flip-flops in the summer. Why not change your winter engine oil for summer, hot-weather oil? While it may seem like it makes sense, there's some good news. Most drivers don't have to, and here's why. Engine oil can be made in different thicknesses. That thicknes... More

Breathe New Life into Your Engine (MAF sensor replacement)

May 19, 2024

If youve noticed your vehicle is hard to start, stalling, or has lost power, the culprit may be a part with an odd name: the MAF sensor. You may have never even heard of a MAF sensor, but its important that it be working correctly, or you may be experiencing some fairly significant engine issues... More

Don't Stack the Mat

May 12, 2024

In the sloppy cold weather months, you might be tempted to pick up an all-weather mat and throw it on top of the mats you already have in your vehicle. After all, double protection is better, right? In this case, wrong. Here's why. It's important to keep the accelerator and brake pedals clear so ... More

H20 No! (Driving Through Standing Water)

May 5, 2024

In a year marked by unusually heavy flooding in North America, drivers are very aware of the possibility they may find themselves driving where water has come over the road. It can be a daunting and frightening situation. Flooding waters can move quickly and unpredictably, so you have to keep y... More

Centerton Drivers: Get Fresh Air Inside Your Car

April 28, 2024

Let's talk about air quality in Centerton. It's a global issue, but affects us wherever we are. Many decades ago, Centerton drivers began to become aware of how air pollution negatively affects health. But what about the air inside your vehicle?Now, it's only been in the last few years that cabin... More

A Turn for the Worse (Using Turn Signals)

April 21, 2024

Distracted driving is bad, you know that. Daydreaming, talking on the cell phone, putting your makeup on in the rear view mirror. All bad. But there's something else that causes more than twice as many accidents, according to a recent study. And that's people who don't use their turn signals.... More

Suspension Service at Star Lube Centerton in Centerton

April 14, 2024

During an inspection at Star Lube Centerton in Centerton, your friendly and knowledgeable automotive service technician will check for worn, broken or missing parts. Here's a quick rundown of suspension system components: There are the springs which hold the weight of your vehicle. There are sev... More