two men working under hood of two different cars

Nobody wants to put an engine or transmission in their car. However, when that time comes, it’s important to make an informed decision - here are some things to consider when installing a used engine or transmission, from Cruise N' Cool Automotive, Diesel & Fleet Repair in Pompano Beach, FL.

Oil being poured into a vehicle

Everyone from mechanics, to your uncle that works on cars, has at some point given you advice concerning engine oil. The fact of the matter is that while we are familiar with words like “synthetic” and “oil weight,” many people don’t know exactly what the terminology means, or why common knowledge about oil exists in the form that it does. At Cruise N' Cool Automotive, Diesel & Fleet Repair in Pompano Beach, FL, we keep things clear and simple. The more you know about your vehicle, the better equipped you are to keep it maintained, and we know a thing or two about vehicles. We have compiled a short list of common myths for you, most of which you’ve heard, but maybe never second guessed.

mechanic's hands holding wrench under the hood of a car

Transmission malfunctions are sometimes hard to pin down and might even go unnoticed. A transmission slip can manifest itself in a lot of different ways because there’s not a universal or consistent way to describe it. Since it will vary based on the vehicle, how bad the issue is, and what components are at fault, here are some symptoms to look for in your vehicle.

man putting gas in a vehicle at the pump

Like anything else on your vehicle, keeping various systems clean and in good shape is essential to long life and reliability. Your fuel system is especially important - parts are expensive, problems can be difficult to diagnose, and it doesn’t take much contamination to cause a huge issue. It’s much easier to keep your fuel system clean than it is to clean a dirty or problematic system. Performing regular fuel treatment can prove very beneficial to the life of your vehicle.

Large diesel truck

Keeping your fuel system maintained will prevent premature parts failure and poor running conditions. Here are some important aspects of diesel fuel system maintenance, to keep your fleet running smoothly. While your system and components should typically be serviced by a professional technician, there are some things you can be conscious of that will go a long way toward keeping your engine in good shape.

suspension bushings

At Cruise N' Cool Automotive, Diesel & Fleet Repair in Pompano Beach, FL, we understand how frustrating it is when your vehicle makes mysterious noises that it shouldn’t be making. Here’s a rundown on suspension bushings, to help you figure out what that sound is you keep hearing.

differerential

At Cruise N' Cool Automotive, Diesel & Fleet Repair in Pompano Beach, we know that maintenance and repair can go a long way toward keeping your trucks on the road. We also know that sometimes, things have to be replaced altogether. The rear end, or differential, isn’t a component that needs to be replaced often; but when it does, a new one will make your truck feel like new.

Winter/Summer tires

To some drivers, picking out the right tire is just as important – and just as much fun – as finding the right shoes is to a runner. For many people, they have found that shopping for tires is overwhelming because there are just so many choices. AT Cruise N' Cool Automotive, Diesel & Fleet Repair IN Pompano Beach, FL, our technicians are ready to help you make that decision.

  • Jasper
  • 24-Hour Dropoff
  • Aaa
  • Acdelco
  • Ari Fleet
  • Asa
  • ASE
  • B&W Trailer Hitches
  • BF Goodrich
  • Blue Ox
  • Bridgestone Firestone
  • Cooper Tires
  • Cummins Diesel
  • Customer Savings
  • Diamond Eye Performance Exhaust
  • Draw-Tite Hitches
  • Dunlop Tires
  • Duramax Diesel
  • Element Fleet
  • Fleet Services
  • Flo Pro Performance Exhaust
  • Flowmaster
  • Goodyear
  • Ford Power Stroke Diesel
  • Handicap Accessible
  • Hankook Tires
  • Hunter
  • JASPER Marine
  • Kelly Tires
  • LeasePlan Fleet
  • Magnaflow
  • MBRP
  • Michelin
  • MACS
  • Mastercraft
  • Motorcraft Parts
  • Motorist Assurance Program
  • NAPA AutoCare Center
  • NFIB
  • Reese Hitches
  • RV Repair
  • Sinister Diesel
  • Sumitomo Tires
  • Synchrony
  • Tech-net
  • Tires
  • Towing
  • Toyo
  • TRANSGO
  • Uniroyal
  • Valvoline
  • 36 Month Warranty
  • Wright Fleet