Service to Improve Fuel Economy

May 31, 2020

The price of gas in Arkansas has got people in Bentonville talking. It seems that Bentonville folks who need a bigger vehicle to carry family and gear, or provide four wheel drive, are hit especially hard. That is why we thought it would be good to review some things that anyone can do to improv... More

Trickle Down Technology

May 31, 2020

Recently, Nissan introduced the latest version of its Leaf, the company's electric car. It has many new features, including something called e-Pedal. It allows the driver to let up on the accelerator and, unlike a gasoline engine car, the Leaf doesn't just slowly lose speed; letting off the throt... More

Wipe Out! New Wiper Blades for Bentonville Drivers

May 30, 2020

When people in Bentonville talk about vehicle safety, they think of tires and brakes. But do we think about our windshields? Isn't the ability to see a prime safety factor when it comes to driving around Arkansas? Yet we often don't even notice our windshields until we can't see through them or ... More

Know Your Towing Limits in Bentonville

May 29, 2020

Some Bentonville drivers figure that anything they can attach to their trailer hitch can be towed by their vehicle. Nope. If you're going to do any towing around Bentonville, you should be aware of safety issues, Arkansas towing laws and potential liability.Understanding tow ratings is important ... More

Keep It Flowing with a Fuel Filter Replacement at Mr. Lube

May 28, 2020

The function of the fuel filter is pretty self-explanatory. It filters your fuel. The fuel filter is in the fuel line somewhere in between the fuel tank and the engine. Both gas and diesel vehicles around Bentonville use fuel filters. For more information about your fuel filter, visit Mr. Lube at... More

Give me a Brake (Light)!

May 27, 2020

If that little brake warning light pops up on your dash, do you know what it means? Well, if you said no, you wouldn't be alone. You know it has something to do with your brakes, but exactly what? You're not sure. One of the reasons is that it could mean a lot of different things. It could be som... More

Hold the Oil! (Oil Pan Gasket Replacement)

May 26, 2020

You've likely heard how important oil is to your vehicle's engine. Did you know that there's one part that's responsible for holding that oil so you can use it every day? It's called the oil pan, and it sits at the bottom of the engine. The oil pan is a vital, though simple, part of your engine's... More

The Mr. Lube Guide to Saving Fuel: Beware of Myths

May 25, 2020

There's a lot of auto advice in Arkansas right now on how to save money on gas. Some of it is good advice. Some of it isn't. Some of it is myth. And it may well be a scam. Plain and simple. When someone offers you a product designed to save money on gas, ask yourself, Does this sound too good to ... More

Wheel Balancing at Mr. Lube

May 24, 2020

So you love your job, and your family life is great. Congratulations! You have achieved balance. But can you say the same for your wheels? Bentonville drivers can tell if their tires are out of balance by vibrations at higher speeds on Arkansas roads. If one of the front tires is out, you feel t... More

Maintaining Your Older Car in Bentonville, Arkansas

May 24, 2020

The government mandates a lot of equipment on cars in Bentonville, Arkansas: emission devices and control computers, safety equipment like airbags and crash worthiness requirements. All of this is great for the Bentonville motoring public, but it does add quite a bit to the price of a new vehicle... More