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Water Pumps: To Replace, Or Not To Replace? That Is The Question!

At Mr. Clutch, we are always asked the question, “Should you change your water pump when you are replacing your timing belt?” The answer is, “It depends.”

Replacing a water pump depends on the year, make, and model of your vehicle. It also depends on how many miles are on the car.

There are other factors, too.

Is the water … more

Is Differential Rear End Rebuilding Affordable?

If you are having issues with your vehicle’s rear end, also known as the differential rear end, you may be considering differential rear end rebuilding. If you are, then your biggest concern is likely how much a rebuilding job will cost you. Unfortunately, however, there is no one, easy answer to that question. The cost will vary based … more

Caring for Your Engine to Avoid Engine Replacement

At some point, every engine, no matter how high quality and how well taken care of it is, will need to be replaced. Engines, like anything else, eventually give out. By taking good care of your engine, however, you can greatly extend its life. So while you may never be able to fully avoid engine replacement, you can put it … more

30k 60k 90k Services: Services Required Every 30,000 Miles

Every 30,000 miles or every three months—whichever comes first—you should take your vehicle into a mechanic for inspection. The inspection will determine which services your vehicle needs at that point, and your mechanic can then perform the appropriate services. While every vehicle is different, there are some services that most cars will require every 30,000 miles or … more

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