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How to Safely Dispose a Car Battery

Car batteries are not designed to last forever. So at some point, you will need to have yours replaced. When that time comes, it is important to have a plan set up for safe battery disposal. Automotive batteries contain several … Continue reading

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How Often Should I Bleed My Brakes?

Routine car maintenance is the most effective method for increased your vehicle’s safety, performance, and longevity. Most car owners are familiar with the standard factory recommended car maintenance schedules, including fluid changes, tire rotations, inspections, tune-ups, and more. But there … Continue reading

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Frequently Asked Questions About Car Maintenance

If you are a car owner, it is necessary to know how to take care of your asset in order to protect your investment. And it all starts with routine car maintenance. Everything from sensible driving and fluid changes, to … Continue reading

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Safety Tips for Winter Driving

It’s officially winter. The snow is coming and going, and most days seem dreary and cold. That means that streets and roadways are constantly slick, and possibly even frozen over. And when the winter storms come in, they really make … Continue reading

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Why Did My Car Battery Die?

It’s happens to most drivers, the situation of the unexpected that car battery. And why does it always seem to happen when you’re already late for something, or on your way to work? A dead car batteries never convenient nor … Continue reading

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How to Naturally Wash Your Car Using Rain

Did you know that a clean vehicle is a happy vehicle? Okay, so our cars don’t actually have feelings, but it can be argued that a clean car has better drivability and aerodynamics. Also, neglecting to wash your car regularly … Continue reading

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A Common Myth About Servicing Cars Under Warranty

Many drivers innocently assume that a new vehicle under warranty can only be serviced by its dealership, and that taking their new vehicle to an independent auto shop will cause their factory warranty to be void. But this is a … Continue reading

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The Importance of Headlight and Taillight Maintenance

Now that summer is coming to a close, we are seeing fewer hours of sunlight with each passing day. And with fall right around the corner, you can expect darker mornings and evenings, earlier and earlier in the day, as … Continue reading

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How to Prepare Your Car for a Road Trip

Planning a road trip take a lot of effort. It requires a fair amount of thought, research, and preparation. You must make all the necessary arrangements, map a driving course, pack, and more. But many drivers tend to forget another … Continue reading

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Auto Air Conditioning Service Ensures Calm and Comfortable Driving

The summer is known to exponentially heat up in July, and temperatures will eventually peak at their highest in August. Driving in this these hot and humid conditions without a properly-functioning AC can cause drivers to be distracted, irritable, and … Continue reading

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