Auto

Hot summer temperatures and summer’s unpredictable weather can be rough on your vehicle.  You need your vehicle to always be dependable for your daily commutes, family shuttling and summer excursions. What do I absolutely need to check?  Wondering how to prepare your car for summer? The season’s weather is rough on everything from its tires… Read More


tire rotation

  TIRE ROTATIONS ARE CRITICAL TO THE LIFE OF YOUR TIRES Tires are your vehicle’s ONLY touch to the road. One of the simplest things you can do to take care of them is have your tires rotated regularly. Many people will purchase new tires and not drive away truly realizing how critical this is… Read More


tire speed rating

What does a tire’s speed rating mean? A tire’s speed rating indicates the max speed the tire can safely maintain over time. In short, it’s the fastest speed a tire can handle before it no longer performs as designed. Speed ratings are not just about speed. They’re also about ride comfort, wear, and cornering ability.… Read More


transmission flush

WHY A TRANSMISSION FLUSH IS A GREAT SERVICE There are many routine services recommended for your vehicle that improve the life and drivability while the miles add up on your vehicle. One of these is the transmission flush. There has been much debate over the necessity of flushing the transmission fluid and whether it helps… Read More


Have you ever taken a close look at your tires? There’s quite a bit going on there besides just the name brand of the tire. Most tires come marked with a code similar to something like this: P215/65R15. These tire sidewall markings can actually tell you everything you need to know about your tires! The… Read More


Are you as excited about summer as we are? Finally, we are free of the cold and snow and can drive with the windows down, go on road trips and stop being cooped up in the house every night and weekend. However, a fun and beautiful summer isn’t all fun and games. It is still… Read More


As the temperature rises and the sun starts beating down in the spring and summer, the heat can take a toll on your vehicle – particularly the engine. Although engine overheating is not as common today with newer vehicles, under certain conditions even brand-new engines can overheat. The process of starting and running a car… Read More


Spring is finally here, and summer will soon be right behind it. Whether it’s spring break or summer vacation, soon families all over the country will be taking time off from work and school to go on family road trips. Are you and your family planning a trip? Before you go loading up the car… Read More


The horrible flapping noises. The wobbling steering wheel. The drooping tire. Nothing quite makes your stomach drop quite like realizing you have a flat tire. They rarely happen at a convenient time – first thing in the morning on the way to work, on the highway going home, on your family road trip. Once you… Read More