It is never a wise idea to dive into the world of automobile repairs. You may be shocked at what you will gain.
Make sure that you do not neglect the radiator. Let the car run a couple minutes, shut off the engine and then pop the hood. You should never open up the radiator of a car is still running. Check the radiator fluids using a dipstick and remember to always mix the coolant with water prior to adding it.
You must keep your car’s records in a handy location. You may want these with you when you go to get repairs done; a great place to store them is the glove compartment. The auto shop will definitely want to look at those records. They can help them figure out what’s wrong quickly.