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Summer Travel Tips

If you plan to hit the road soon during this great summer weather, check out these top five tips to get your car ready for travel. 1. Check your tires. A blown tire at a high rate of speed leads to hundreds of fatal accidents every year according to...

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Is Your Vehicle Going to Be Sitting Awhile? Learn how to store your car.

Summer is almost here and many of you maybe planning to leave town for an extended period of time. Or perhaps you are getting ready to have off to college somewhere across country. Whatever the reason, you sometimes need to store your car. There are a number of things...

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What Side is Your Gas Cap On?

We’ve all done it. Pulled up to a gas station while driving a rental car or a new car and thought, “Oh no, what side is the gas cap on?” The answer is easier than rolling down the window and awkwardly looking towards the rear of the vehicle, or...

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Summer and Warmer Weather Are Coming. Is Your Vehicle Ready?

Summer is coming help your vehicle prepare for warmer weather Summer heat can zap the energy out of you and require you to take extra precautions for your health, the same goes for you vehicles. Below are five tips to help your vehicle run safely. 1. Check your batteries...

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Buying a Used Vehicle? Get a Pre-Purchase Inspection Done

Did you know that before purchasing a used vehicle you should always have it inspected by a competent automotive technician before negotiating price.The following is a partial list of items to check before paying for a complete inspection.Be sure to write down everything you notice before taking it to...

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Regular Maintenance is Crucial to Your Vehicle

There are parts of a car that you don’t think about on a daily, monthly or even yearly basis, but some things need to be fixed to save money in the long run. Putting off maintenance on your car is just prolonging the inevitable and going to cost you...

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Is Maintaining Your Older Vehicle Costing Your More Than Buying A New Vehicle?

Is your car starting to need more care than when it was on the new end of the spectrum? Are you having to do more repairs to your car than just scheduled maintenance and oil changes? You maybe thinking it is time to get a new vehicle to save...

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The Snow is Here, Drive Safe!

The snow is falling outside and the roads may be treacherous. Here’s some tips to keep you and your family safe while driving in the snow this Winter. Driving safely on icy roads   Decrease your speed and leave yourself plenty of room to stop. You should allow at...

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Be Prepared for Winter Trips

Motor vehicle accidents involving bad weather, mostly ice and snow, claim the lives of 6,000 Americans and injure 500,000 more every year according to the National Center of Atmospheric Research. While Winter driving maybe dangerous there are several precautions you can take as a driver and vehicle owner to...

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Is Your Car’s Battery Ready for Cold Weather?

Fall is here and winter and freezing temperatures are not far behind. Is your car or truck ready for the weather? One of the most common problems during cold weather spells is dead batteries. With a little preventative maintenance on your part you can assure yourself that your vehicle...

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