Beyond The Oil Change: 6 Other Car Maintenance Tasks To Do Regularly

5 September 2018
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You've probably heard this advice 100 times: change the oil in your car every 3,000 to 5,000 miles to keep it running smoothly. The way this advice is given out, you would think it was the only type of maintenance you needed to do to your car. But that's not the case! There are actually six other maintenance tasks that you should either do or have your mechanic do on a regular basis. Read More 

3 Signs You Need To Change Your Transmission Fluid

10 July 2018
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Your transmission fluid is a small but integral part of your vehicle's operation. Transmission fluid works to lubricate the moving parts of your transmission to make sure that gear changes can happen quickly and efficiently. For that reason, dirty or low levels of fluid can cause a whole host of complications not only to your transmission but to the operation of your engine and the overall performance of your vehicle as well. Read More 

3 Ways To Stop A Windshield Crack From Spreading

11 April 2018
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A chipped or cracked windshield can present a real safety hazard. Sunlight could hit the crack or chip and become refracted, temporarily blinding you while you are behind the wheel. A damaged windshield is not structurally sound, and you might not be protected against the collapse of your vehicle's cab during a rollover accident. If you don't have time to immediately contact an auto glass repair shop, there are some things you can do to help stop the crack from spreading and causing additional damage. Read More 

What To Do If You Get A Cracked Windshield

4 March 2018
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Imagine this: you're driving down the freeway, minding your own business, when a semi truck in front of you suddenly kicks up a large piece of gravel in a construction zone. The gravel hits your car's windshield and cracks it. Hopefully, you'll never be in this situation, but if you are, it's important that you know the next steps to take. Pull Over if Your View is Obstructed If the windshield crack occurs in an area of your windshield that significantly obstructs your view, you'll need to pull off the road as soon as it is safe to do so. Read More 

Tips For Choosing The Best Rotors For Your Brake Repair

10 January 2018
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Most vehicles need new brakes about once every one to five years, depending on how much you drive. On average, you want the brakes replaced after driving about 50,000 miles. While this is true, most people will focus on the brake pads when it comes to replacement. The rotors also need to be replaced on occasion, and you do have some choices when it comes to the rotors. Keep reading to learn about how you should make a choice when looking at the parts. Read More