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Is Your Car Ready For The Freezing Weather?

As fall starts to turn towards winter, most of the country is preparing to face winter storms and cold conditions that will last until spring. While winter-prepping your car can seem like a tall task, there are five basic steps that will help make sure... (more...)

How Much Should I Budget Per Year For Car Maintenance?

When it comes to setting a yearly budget, it’s important to cover all the bases, so that you won’t find yourself coming up short at the end of the year. For many households, the cost of owning and maintaining a car is one of the most vital... (more...)

What to Do If Your Air Conditioning System Is Blowing Warm Air

Even the best-made AC unit may need to be recharged from time to time. Homeowners who have noticed a drop in performance, those who keep struggling with the thermostat in order to maintain a comfortable temperature or who have noticed warm air blowing... (more...)

The Top Reasons Why Old and Worn Tires Cause Accidents

The tires on your vehicle are the only point of contact between you and the road. The entire weight of your vehicle is distributed on these contact patches measuring roughly 35-38 square inches per tire. Between all four tires, this is a relatively small... (more...)

Vehicle Maintenance Guide: What Is That New Noise Trying to Tell You?

As you get into your car and turn the key, you are suddenly startled by the loud screeching sound coming from the engine. What could it be? Strange noises emanating from your car are usually indicative of some kind of problem. Unusual sounds coming from... (more...)

Everything You Need to Know About Fuses

Ever wonder where the term “short fuse” comes from? Well, you aren’t the only one. But, in the automotive dictionary, it could mean several different things. It could refer to an AGA, GMA, or ATM-style fuse. Kind of confusing, sure,... (more...)

Did You Know That Oil Is Your Vehicle’s Lifeblood?

Perhaps in the past, you’ve heard auto mechanics comparing engine oil to blood? Just as your heart helps pump oxygen-rich red blood cells through your circulatory system, your vehicle’s hot engine allows lubricating oil to pass through the... (more...)

Vehicle Maintenance Guide: Important Reminders

Proper vehicle maintenance is essential to the safety of you and your passengers, other drivers, and even your pets. Maintenance by a certified mechanic is essential to have a reliable and long-lasting vehicle. By having your car regularly maintained,... (more...)