Author Archives: Tyler

Ford Owners Sue Over Transmission Faults

Some Ford customers are suing the multi-million dollar company over issues with the dual clutch transmissions used in the 2012-16 Focus as well as the Fiesta. These transmissions known as the “Powershift’ have been said to buck, jerk and accelerate or decelerate rapidly as well as cause premature wear on internal components. This transmission has […]

How To Winterize Your Vehicle!

Before you take off on that ski resort vacation you’ve been planning for the past five years but never managed to make it to, there are a few things you should check before heading out. Doing some quick and usually inexpensive maintenance can save some serious dough, time and headaches down the road, and or possibly […]

Stay Informed! Most Recent Manufacturer Recalls

Volkswagen: The auto manufacturer has been promoting their new “Clean Diesel” technology for several years now claiming it to be an alternative to hybrid vehicles. While these new clean diesel models were being tested they seemed to pass all EPA standards without breaking a sweat, but once they made it onto the road it was a […]

How To Get Your Car Ready For Summer

The summer is a great time to get out and enjoy things such as biking, boating, campfires with friends and neighborhood cookouts. During all this summer fun it is easy to forget about your car and the certain maintenance it needs to keep running at optimum performance. Everyone loves to jump into the car and […]

According To GM, Your Car Isn’t Really Yours

If you have a car manufactured by General Motors you may be surprised to find out that all of the components of your car, you don’t really own. GM stated that although customers buy a vehicle, they are signing an agreement to use the software and technology that make up the cars components but do not own this […]

Pollen Vehicle Graffiti

Now that pollen season is upon us, you’ve probably already seen  your car completely covered with that yellow stuff we all can’t stand! Belmonte Auto is now offering to any former customers who find themselves trying to peer through their pollen covered windshields a free wash down as a way of saying thank you! “What […]