Always on Guard (TMPS)

October 30, 2022

One of the most important things you can do to keep your vehicle running safely is to make sure your tires are properly inflated. If one or more is vastly over- or underinflated, that has the potential to cause major handling problems and may result in a dangerous accident. All vehicles in recen... More

Time Out: Suspension Problems in Marion

October 23, 2022

Your vehicle's suspension system has two jobs: to prevent the passengers from getting tossed around inside the vehicle every time it hits a bump in the road and to keep the tires firmly planted on the road around every corner and over every bump.To see your suspension system, you'll have to look... More

When Do My Shocks Need to Be Replaced?

October 16, 2022

A good suspension system gives a vehicle a smooth, even ride while providing Marion drivers with good handling and control. But like any system on your vehicle, parts of the suspension system can wear out, leading to a lower ride quality and safety concerns. So it's a good idea for drivers in Ma... More

Tacky or Techie? The Tachometer.

October 9, 2022

There's a gauge that many vehicles have that says RPM on it. And there are a lot of people who either don't pay any attention to it or don't even know what it is. Here's why it's a good gauge to know about. It's called a tachometer, and that "RPM" label means it is measuring how many revolutions... More

Stay Safe in Marion by Putting Your Cell Phone on ICE

October 2, 2022

We don't want to think about it, but each Marion resident who drives or rides in a vehicle is potentially an accident victim. In the worst-case scenario, those people are unconscious and unable to communicate with Iowa rescue workers. Rescue workers and Marion police are well aware of this diffic... More