4 Tips to Get Your Windshield Winter Ready

October 29th, 2018 by

Winter is coming, which means snow, ice, slush, salt, and many other things that can muck up your windshield. Before you get caught with an ill-prepared windshield that blurs your vision when these conditions hit, check out these four tips for getting your windshield winter ready. Clean Inside and Out You’ve got to start with…

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What Do All Those Confusing Numbers on a Tire Mean to You?

October 22nd, 2018 by

Tires are some of the most misunderstood parts of a vehicle. There is confusion surrounding when they are worn out, correct pressure, rotation schedules and formats, and more. But nothing is as confusing to the average driver than all those numbers on the sidewall of your tires. We’re here to demystify these numbers and explain…

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Let’s Put a Stop to These 4 Brake System Myths

October 8th, 2018 by

Brakes are one of the most important components on your vehicle: One failed component can send you barreling uncontrolled toward danger. Though they are so important, there are plenty of misconceptions about them. We’re here to pump the brakes on these rumors and myths. Here are a few of the common myths about your car’s…

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Winter’s Coming. Here’s All You Need to Know About Winter Tires

September 17th, 2018 by
Winter Tires

Though we are still enjoying the warm, late-summer weather, the cold of fall and winter is right around the corner. This means snow and ice isn’t far behind, so now’s the time to consider a set of winter tires. But what are winter tires and why do they matter? Keep reading to find out. What…

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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…

Upgrade Your Well-Worn Car with These Modern Gadgets

August 24th, 2018 by

There is an incredible amount of tech in new cars these days, but you don’t have to take out a new lease to get some of the benefits in your well-loved set of wheels. You can experience many of the same features by investing in a few accessories that improve your current car without adding…

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Here are 17 Items You Should Have in Your Car’s Emergency Kit

August 21st, 2018 by

  Breakdowns are way less common now than they ever have been, but it’s still a good idea to prepare your vehicle in case you’re stuck on the side of an interstate or back road. With the right tools, you can weather most unexpected stops without too much hassle. From changing a tire to cooling…

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Time to do College Prep – For Your Car!

August 13th, 2018 by

You’ve taken all the tests, your grades are in, and you’ve celebrated getting your acceptance letter to your preferred college. But college prep has just begun for new college students and their parents. As summer winds to a close, it’s time to get your college-bound student – and their vehicle – ready for the big…

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Learn More About How the Rubber Meets the Road

August 9th, 2018 by

What are the differences between summer, winter, and all-season tires? The materials and the tread pattern top the list of differences, but the way each behaves on wet and icy pavements is possibly the most important detail to pay attention to. When debating which one is right for you, consider your driving style the road…

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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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