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What Should I Keep in My Vehicle for Emergencies?

February 21, 2022 Published by Leave your thoughts

If you had to list the items in your car right now, would you be able to? Maybe you recall an old soda can in the backseat, or the coins in the console. But how about anything useful? A vehicle emergency kit is one thing you should always have on hand. It can make a significant difference in keeping you and your family safe and comfortable in the event of an emergency. Let’s look at the essential items to keep in a car survival kit. Jumper cables While modern cars have plenty of sensor and warning systems, you may not... View Article

Top Reasons Power Windows Stop Working

January 28, 2022 Published by Leave your thoughts

Almost all vehicles these days have power windows. These are almost always more convenient than the old hand-crank style of window. The one disadvantage is that when they stop working, there’s simply no way to get the window down. If you have a busted window, your car will become uncomfortable. This is also a safety issue. Read on to find out about leading reasons for power windows not working. Window lock button is on This is one of those “D’oh!” moments. If your power window won’t roll down, check that the window lock button is disengaged. This, as you might... View Article

Why Is Tire Alignment Important?

December 10, 2021 Published by Leave your thoughts

You’ve likely heard or read the term wheel alignment before—it’s related to the direction your wheels are facing. All four wheels should obviously be aligned and pointed forward, but they can become misaligned over time if you’re not careful. Keep reading to learn why wheel alignment and balancing is important and what our team can do to help: Driving experience: Misaligned wheels make your tires pull to one side or another when you’re trying to drive down the road. Needless to say, this leads to an uncomfortable and annoying driving experience. This problem won’t correct itself, so you’ll need to... View Article

How Does Antifreeze Work, and Why Is It Important?

December 3, 2021 Published by Leave your thoughts

Even if you’re not an experienced driver, you’ve likely at least heard about antifreeze or have seen a container at an auto shop. After all, its bright color is hard to miss. But what exactly is antifreeze and why does your vehicle need it? Continue reading to find out—this post will cover top FAQs on what you need to know about engine coolant. What is antifreeze? Antifreeze is an engine coolant that regulates the temperature under your hood. In sweltering summer temperatures, antifreeze keeps the water in your engine and radiator from boiling. And, as the name suggests, antifreeze prevents... View Article

Tips for Proper Headlight Maintenance

November 6, 2021 Published by Leave your thoughts

The wintertime is the most important time of year for your headlights. The days are shorter and the odds of snow are much greater. If it’s dark or snowing outside—or both—you’ll need headlights that consistently work well, which is why headlight maintenance is so important. Many people know about automotive care tips to prolong the life of their vehicle, but those usually have to do with the engine or the tires. What about the headlights? You don’t want to experience your LED headlights flickering during a long night drive or a snowstorm. With this in mind, here are some valuable... View Article