Entries by admin

How To Prepare Your Car When There’s Hail In The Forecast

Whether it’s an alert on your phone, an interruption on the radio or the weather channel on TV, hail in the forecast is never welcome news. If you’re car isn’t under cover, your blood pressure is probably rising right about now. Hail damage is a very costly thing to repair, and in the United States […]

How To Deal With Hail Damage To Your Car

When hail strikes, it’s bad news for everyone. However, if your car was left outside, or you didn’t have an option but to leave it outside, it’s even worse!   Dents, chips, cracks and shattered windshields can all come from hail damage, and hail does not discriminate on the area of your car it hits. […]

27 Must-Have Items For Your Car’s Emergency Breakdown Kit

To some of us (men and women), cars can be a great mystery. We know to fill up the gas tank, check the oil, and that the tires need to be rotated and oil changed every few thousand miles. But that doesn’t mean we shouldn’t be prepared for a breakdown as best we can! Whenever […]

What Do Tire Tread Wear Patterns Mean?

Tires are one of the most important pieces of safety equipment on your vehicle. It’s a good idea to check them periodically to make sure they are in good shape, and that includes the tire tread wear pattern.   Tire tread wear can be affected by weather, inflation, balance, alignment and more. If you have […]

American Vs. Import Cars: Are They That Different?

If you drive an American car (i.e. Ford, Chrysler, etc.) you may assume it was built in our country, just like you would assume import cars are built in a different country. But you may be wrong. Some import cars can and are built right here in the United States of America, while some American […]

4 Reasons Your Car Air Conditioner Isn’t Working Properly

When your car air conditioner goes on the fritz, it turns your day upside down. Your commute, your errands, and especially if you have kids or pets; everything is affected when your car air conditioner goes out.   If your vents no longer blow cold air, there are a few different things which could be […]

How Are DIY And Certified Auto Repair Different?

You might be the kind of person who gets joy out of doing auto repair on your own vehicle; we understand that, because that’s the kind of people we are too!   But sometimes, going to a certified auto repair shop is simply the better option. Let’s take a look at a few reasons why […]

How To Avoid Catastrophic Collisions While Driving In Rain

About 1.2 million collisions per year in the United States are caused by slick road conditions, according to the Federal Highway Administration/U.S. Department of Transportation. That means in a town of 1,000 individual drivers, on average about 4 of those people will be involved in a collision while driving in wet conditions.   Let’s go over a few […]