• Exhaust Service at Wentworth Automotive: Passing the Smell Test
    The exhaust system on a vehicle is more complex than most SAN DIEGO residents realize. It contains everything from old-fashioned pipes and clamps to sophisticated computers and sensors. All CA folks...
    Published on: Jan 01, 2020
  • Cruisin' on Down Main Street
    When automakers first came out with cruise control, it was a real luxury item.  The older cruise controls used a mechanical vacuum system but it worked.  Well, some of the time.  Now d...
    Published on: Dec 29, 2019
  • Following Recommended Intervals for Your vehicle
    If you're reading this article in SAN DIEGO, CA, then you probably care about your vehicle and how it runs. Even though you care, there is still that moment of dread when your professional serv...
    Published on: Dec 22, 2019
  • Battery Replacement for Your vehicle
    Modern vehicles in and around SAN DIEGO run on 12 volt electrical systems. 12 volts is enough to get the job done for SAN DIEGO drivers without having so much power that there is danger of elec...
    Published on: Dec 15, 2019
  • E-85 Fuel Safety Advice from Wentworth Automotive
      Today at Wentworth Automotive we want to talk with you about a very important safety issue. This automotive safety warning is coming from a very unusual source: fire fighting experts. You...
    Published on: Dec 08, 2019
  • Check Your Shocks and Struts at Wentworth Automotive
      Today we're talking to SAN DIEGO drivers about shocks and struts. They're so easy for CA folks to forget about because they last so long and wear out so slowly. But your shocks are really...
    Published on: Dec 01, 2019
  • Wipe Out! New Wiper Blades for SAN DIEGO Drivers
    When people in SAN DIEGO 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 aro...
    Published on: Nov 24, 2019
  • Cooling System Components
    Today we want to talk about a system in our vehicles – the cooling system. It's one of those things that SAN DIEGO auto owners don't give much thought to until it fails and then they...
    Published on: Nov 17, 2019
  • Positive Crankcase Ventilation – PCV Valve Service at Wentworth Automotive
    Hello SAN DIEGO! Did you know that the first federally-mandated emissions control device was introduced in the 1960's? The Positive Crankcase Ventilation valve, or PCV valve, has been installed in CA ...
    Published on: Nov 10, 2019
  • Line Them Up: Wheel Alignment Service at Wentworth Automotive
    Hello SAN DIEGO! Let's talk about alignment. One of the most important parts of preventive maintenance for your vehicle is keeping the wheels in alignment. Poor alignment causes your tires to wear u...
    Published on: Nov 03, 2019
  • Busting Automotive Myths in SAN DIEGO, CA
    Myths passed around our SAN DIEGO, CA community start with a grain of evidence and are then built up with a lot of imagination and very elastic logic. And the internet is a breeding ground for autom...
    Published on: Oct 27, 2019
  • Serpentine Belt Service at Wentworth Automotive in SAN DIEGO
    Don't you hate it when you hear that squeal from under the hood when you're zipping down a busy SAN DIEGO road? It usually means there is a problem with the serpentine belt. The serpentine belt powers...
    Published on: Oct 20, 2019
  • Straight and True in SAN DIEGO: Wheel Alignment
    Most SAN DIEGO folks worry about running out of gas or having a breakdown on the side of the road. That is why we practice preventive maintenance on our vehicles — that and to keep our repair ...
    Published on: Oct 13, 2019
  • Beware of Cheap Tires in SAN DIEGO
    Do you like to shop for shoes in SAN DIEGO?When buying a running shoe, is quality important?Does durability matter as long as the shoes look fabulous?Would you rather have one pair of long lasting s...
    Published on: Oct 06, 2019
  • Busted: The Maintenance-Free Myth in SAN DIEGO
    There's a segment of the SAN DIEGO area population that's not committed to proper vehicle maintenance. {{ image('http://autonettv.com/media/thumbs/MaintenanceFreeMyth_SusanneTimothy_Split_s.jpg') }}...
    Published on: Sep 29, 2019
  • Considering an Alternative Fuel Vehicle in SAN DIEGO?
    There is a clear and vocal demand in SAN DIEGO and nationally for a reduction in air pollution and our dependence on fossil fuels. This is what is driving the CA market for alternativ...
    Published on: Sep 22, 2019
  • Make Your Battery Last
    Today's report from Wentworth Automotive is on vehicle batteries, why they die and what we can do to lengthen their life. Most of us have had a dead battery at one time or another. In fact, it wo...
    Published on: Sep 15, 2019
  • Automotive Tips from Wentworth Automotive: Knowing When Your Timing Belt Should Be Replaced
    The timing belt in your engine controls the opening and closing of the intake and exhaust valves. SAN DIEGO drivers need to replace it on a schedule to avoid failure.Timing belts are very difficult to...
    Published on: Sep 08, 2019
  • Speak Up: Talking with Your Wentworth Automotive Service Advisor
    About 80% of the vehicles on SAN DIEGO roads today are behind on their preventive maintenance schedules. That translates to about 160 million vehicles in the United States that aren't perfor...
    Published on: Sep 01, 2019
  • Improve Fuel Economy with Proper Maintenance at Wentworth Automotive in SAN DIEGO
    With SAN DIEGO gas prices being what they are, many of us in CA are driving less and looking into purchasing smaller or more efficient vehicles. SAN DIEGO area residents who have to drive a lot, have ...
    Published on: Aug 25, 2019
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