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Auto Correct | Your Emails Answered!

Today we’re answering your emails to help steer you in the right direction. 


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  • Auto Correct | Evaporative Control System (EVAP)

    44:51
    The EVAP system comprises the fuel tank, a vapor storage canister, valves, hoses, and the fuel tank gas gap. Email the show: auto@mpbonline.orgRecalls: Check for Recalls: Vehicle, Car Seat, Tire, Equipment | NHTSANews: Elon Musk’s Tesla literally saves a man’s lifeAuto Casey: 2024 Land Rover Defender 110 S | Short Take
  • Auto Correct | General Automotive Maintenance

    45:05
    General auto repair services include preventive automobile maintenance, oil and filter changes, rotation of tires, wheel alignment, suspension and exhaust services, engine tune ups, climate control repairs, and brake service. Every vehicle is unique, and various parts can wear out at irregular intervals depending on your driving habits.Email the show: auto@mpbonline.orgRecalls: Check for Recalls: Vehicle, Car Seat, Tire, Equipment | NHTSANews: Mississippi named the second most hazardous state for teenage drivers  New research reveals Mississippi is the second most deadly state for young drivers, with over 225 deaths per 100k licensed drivers. A recent study looked at driving fatalities between 2017 and 2021 to reveal the most dangerous ages for drivers in every state. New data has revealed that young drivers aged 19 and under are the most at-risk drivers in America, as they report the highest rate of fatal road accidents.  The research analyzed car crashes reported between 2017 and 2021 to identify the age of each fatality and reveal the most at-risk. As well as this, the study examined the states that see the highest fatality rates per age group. Mississippi has been named the second most dangerous state for young drivers aged 19 and under, with 220 deaths per 100k licensed drivers. Shockingly, this is a 133% increase than the national average, which was revealed to be 97 fatalities per 100k drivers. Although it was drivers 19 and under who were most at risk in Mississippi, data also revealed that the second-deadliest age range for drivers is 20-29. In total, there are over 500 deaths per 100K for drivers under the age of 30 in Mississippi. Auto Casey: 2024 Toyota Crown | Short Take
  • Auto Correct | Lean Codes & Rich Codes

    44:50
    Coach Charlie defines and teaches us all about lean codes and rich codes! Email the show: auto@mpbonline.orgRecalls: Check for Recalls: Vehicle, Car Seat, Tire, Equipment | NHTSANews: Ford Is Killing The Explorer Hybrid Because Cops Are Buying All Of ThemAuto Casey: 2024 Ford F-150 Tremor | Short Take
  • Auto Correct | Air Conditioning Maintenance

    46:08
    With the sweltering Mississippi summer just around the corner it is of utmost importance that all vehicle owners across the state are on top of their air conditioning. But what can you do to ensure that is taken care of? Join Coach Charlie Melton as he breaks down all you need to know about your vehicle's air conditioning maintenance and how to ensure everything is in good running (and cool!) conditioning all summer long!Email the show: auto@mpbonline.orgRecalls: Check for Recalls: Vehicle, Car Seat, Tire, Equipment | NHTSANews: Consumer Reports Says Not To Buy These Popular Cars, Offering Alternatives You Should Buy InsteadAuto Casey: 2024 Land Rover Defender 110 S review
  • Auto Correct | Emails Answered!

    36:12
    On the show, Coach Charlie answers your emails and gives his tip of the week!Email the show: auto@mpbonline.orgRecalls: Check for Recalls: Vehicle, Car Seat, Tire, Equipment | NHTSANews: Texas will charge EV owners an extra $200 per year to make up for loss in gas tax revenue
  • Auto Correct Throwback | What to Look for When Buying a Used Car

    44:56
    Original Air Date: Thursday, October 19, 2023Inspecting any used car and taking it for a test drive before you purchase it is important. After identifying the used car you’re interested in and running a vehicle history report to ensure there are no undisclosed issues, like accident damage or title issues, you’re ready to meet the seller, inspect the car, and take it for a test drive. Source: https://www.carfax.com/blog/test-drive-carOn the show, Coach Charlie discusses the steps you should take when you inspect and test drive a used car.Email the show: auto@mpbonline.orgRecalls: Check for Recalls: Vehicle, Car Seat, Tire, Equipment | NHTSANews: FTC Proposal Might Ban Some Fees at Car DealershipsAuto Casey Car Review: 2024 Mazda CX 90
  • Auto Correct | Gasoline Direct Injection

    46:10
    The water pump pushes coolant from the radiator through the coolant system, into the engine and back around to the radiator. The heat that the coolant picked up from the engine is transferred to the air at the radiator. Without the water pump, the coolant just sits in the system.Email the show: auto@mpbonline.orgRecalls: Check for Recalls: Vehicle, Car Seat, Tire, Equipment | NHTSANews: Consumer Reports Says Not To Buy These Popular Cars, Offering Alternatives You Should Buy InsteadAuto Casey: 2024 Ford F350 King Ranch | Short Take
  • Auto Correct | Water Pumps

    45:02
    The water pump pushes coolant from the radiator through the coolant system, into the engine and back around to the radiator. The heat that the coolant picked up from the engine is transferred to the air at the radiator. Without the water pump, the coolant just sits in the system.Email the show: auto@mpbonline.orgRecalls: Check for Recalls: Vehicle, Car Seat, Tire, Equipment | NHTSANews: EVs Will Get Easier To Fix Thanks To A Feature Gas Cars Have Had For DecadesAuto Casey: 2024 Kia Telluride Prestige X Line | Short Take
  • Auto Correct | Dashboard Warning Lights

    43:41
    Vehicle warning indicators, better known as dashboard warning lights, can be a vehicle owner's worst nightmare. From the dreaded 'check engine light' to the 'low tire pressure' indicator, these symbols let you know that something is amiss with your vehicle.Email the show: auto@mpbonline.orgRecalls: Check for Recalls: Vehicle, Car Seat, Tire, Equipment | NHTSANews: GM Says It's Dropping Apple CarPlay And Android Auto Because They're UnsafeAuto Casey: 2024 Chevrolet Trax RS | Short Take