: Axle

My Car Isn’t Moving

Hmmmm. Could be a broken axle. The axle is one of those really important parts of your car or truck. Its job is to bear the entire weight of the car or truck and help you drive, brake and steer. Clearly, if it breaks, you're not going to tonight's Marimba Magic Concert on the Square.…
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Dangerous Driving Ahead

If you don't fix bad wheel bearings, the result could be deadly. From the squeaking and chirping sounds when you speed up or make sharp turns, you’d think a family of crickets had taken up residence in your car or truck. If that noise isn’t the only odd thing – if your steering wheel is…
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Noises from the Axle and Gear Area?

Could be your differential is slipping. One component that all modern cars and trucks have in common is the differential. It’s called that because one of its duties is to allow a vehicle to turn smoothly by allowing the wheels on one side to travel at a different speed than those on the other side.…
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Meet Our Expert in Hybrid, Electric Vehicles

Jack McDermott is a certified, award-winning technician who also fixes gas-powered vehicles. Jack McDermott is a native of Shullsburg. He has an associate degree in automotive technology from Southwest Tech in Fennimore. He worked for GM before he became Terry’s Car Care’s go-to  guy for hybrid cars, hybrid trucks and electric vehicles. He has more…
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