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How to Change Your Transmission Fluid

If you have a vehicle with an automatic transmission, you've got some astoundingly complex machinery helping you move down the road. Since they have dozens of moving parts, most manufacturers recommend changing your transmission fluid regularly.

While some new automatic transmissions are sealed, most of the ones out on the road still use automatic transmission fluid...

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Top Tips to Save Money on Your Maintenance and Repair Costs

At Gene Messer Accessories, we know that our customers like to roll up their sleeves and get their hands dirty fixing up their car or truck. However, sometimes you've got to take your vehicle to an expert, whether because of time restraints or intricate repairs. /p>

With that in mind, we thought it would be a good idea to go over some of our top money-saving suggestions for taking your vehicle in for maintenance and repairs.

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7 Tips to Help You Identify a Vehicle That's Been Flood-Damaged

As you know, Hurricanes Harvey and Irma caused tremendous damage earlier this year. It's been estimated that between 300,000 and 500,000 vehicles were damaged or destroyed by Hurricane Harvey and its associated flood waters in the Houston area alone. And while the state will issue a flood or salvage title for a vehicle that's been flood-damaged, which will then show up on a vehicle history report, some owners of affected vehicles will take advantage of the delay in the reporting process and try to sell their affected vehicle before the flood or salvage title appears.

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Protect Your Truck with a Bed Liner

If you routinely carry items in the bed of your pickup truck, you know how much damage can be done to the bed's paint -- and how quickly it can happen. That's why we recommend that every pickup owner choose to protect their vehicle by lining their truck's bed.

That, of course, leads to the question of which method of liner to use. We offer both spray-on bed liners and drop-in bed liners, so it's really a matter of personal taste. Here are a few benefits of each:=

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Our Top Tool Box Must-Haves

We all love how much cargo space trucks offer, but one major problem is that a lot of that space isn't covered or protected from folks with less-than-honorable intentions. That's why we recommend adding a truck tool box to keep important items safe from both inclement weather and potential thieves.

At Gene Messer Accessories, we offer a great selection of truck tool boxes in from such popular makers as RKI, Weather Guard and UWS. What, exactly, should you store in your new tool box? Here are the items we recommend most:

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Do You Know why Your Vehicle Needs Radiator Service?

The last thing you want in the dog days of summer is for your engine to overheat, stranding you alongside the hot road. Some routine radiator care and maintenance can help you avoid this scenario, and you'll even be protected in the winter.

Generally, having your radiator fluids replaced will take about a half hour, and some providers will even perform the service while you wait in the comfort of your car. Be sure to check your owner's manual to know how often your vehicle's manufacturer advises replacing your radiator fluid.

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Top Items for Your Roadside Emergency Kit

While it's nice to think that your vehicle will never break down, it's always a good idea to be prepared for the worst. In addition to making sure that you have roadside assistance either through your manufacturer's plan or membership to an auto club, we advise carrying a roadside emergency kit with you. You can choose to stock it with whatever items you think you may need, but some just make sense to carry with you at all times. Here are our top five items we recommend:

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