Making the Grade: Should I Run Premium Fuel in My Car?

September 24th, 2018 by
Fuel Grades Explained

When you pull up to a fuel pump, you likely see all the fuel-grade options and assume the one with the highest number must be the best for your car. While this is the case for some vehicles, many can run on almost any fuel grade with little to no repercussions. Here’s a breakdown on…

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7 Ways to Protect Your Car This Fall

September 10th, 2018 by

The kids are headed back to school, and the worst of the summer’s heat is behind us. That means it’s time to start making plans for chilly weather and nasty roads. You’ll want to have your vehicle checked before the conditions take a turn for the worst. Below are seven maintenance musts to do this…

Don’t Forget These 3 Important Maintenance Items That Aren’t Oil Changes

August 1st, 2018 by

Want your vehicle to remain in top shape for the long haul? The best way to do that is to maintain it as well as possible, and that includes performing some of the easier-to-forget maintenance items. Here are three forgettable maintenance items that can lead to big mechanical issues if forgotten. Automatic Transmission Fluid The…

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Chances Are Your Vehicle Does Not Need an Oil Change Every 3,000 Miles

July 18th, 2018 by

You want to keep your vehicle running as long as possible, right? Then maintenance is key. But there is no need to maintain your vehicle too much, and that’s exactly what a 3,000-mile oil change does in many cases. So, when should you change you oil and why do you need to change it? We…

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8 Ways to Keep Your Car Cool This Summer

June 8th, 2018 by

  When the temperature climbs, the hot summer sun can take its toll on us and our cars. Just like we get sunburned, the heat can affect your car’s exterior and engine compartment. If it’s in good condition, your vehicle will stand a better chance against this hot weather. There are small and cost-effective ways…

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Holiday Road Trip Travel Tips

December 12th, 2017 by

Every year, families and loved ones take to the roads to get together and share a meal, an afternoon, or as much quality time as possible. This year, take the time to prep your vehicle to make sure that the driver and passengers alike have an enjoyable and safe ride getting to your destination. There…

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8 Ways to Summer-ize Your Vehicle

June 7th, 2017 by

Not many of us want to stay inside all day during the summer; the long, sunny days and all their possibilities draw us out into the sun. Whether you’re planning a lengthy summer road trip, weekend warrior-ing it out to a campground, or towing the boat down to the beach, you’re going to need your…

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7 Spring Maintenance Tips

April 6th, 2017 by

When the days start getting warm and the flowers start poking their little heads out of the ground you know that spring has sprung! And with that comes a spring cleaning fever and the first wash-n-wax on a warm Sunday afternoon. Get your vehicle ready for the hot days ahead and prevent issues before they…

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7 Things Your First Car Teaches You

February 7th, 2017 by

We all remember our first car and likely have fond memories in it. But your car also forces you to learn more about yourself and the world in the process. See what our employees think are the top 7 things you learn when you get your first car. Independence on the road – Now that…

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5 Ways to Winterize Your Vehicle

November 7th, 2016 by
Winter Tires Garber

Winter is coming and with it comes harsher weather and tricky road conditions. But even if the conditions get nasty, your driving experience doesn’t have to suffer. Here is a brief list of preventative measures and maintenance tips that will help you winterize your car for safe and easy commutes all season long. Remember, you…

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