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THE MISINFORMATION AGE?

THE MISINFORMATION AGE?

 Though it’s great for watching funny cat videos, the Internet isn’t always the most trustworthy place and contains a lot of misinformation. It’s like when you look up a minor cold symptom and suddenly you’re convinced it’s a deadly disease. Sometimes it’s difficult...

POLITICS OF AUTO REPAIR

POLITICS OF AUTO REPAIR

So, your engine light comes on while driving and you begin to panic and scramble of who to call and what to do. Well… here’s a secret, your panic is going to cost you more money! YES, MORE MONEY! Read on to better understand the politics of auto repair! First thing...

People to Watch 2021

People to Watch 2021

Shahe Koulloukian of Mazvo Auto Care Center Guiding You Through the Effects of Pandemic Car Ownership Shahe Koulloukian has seen his fair share of changes in the auto industry; after all, he has spent the last 25 years as the...

The Only Vaccine Your Vehicle Needs Is Cultivated Maintenance

The Only Vaccine Your Vehicle Needs Is Cultivated Maintenance

#PerceptivelyKeepingMyCarHealthy Vehicle upkeep is important, even when they aren’t in regular use Shahe Koulloukian of Mazvo Auto Care Center tells us what we need to know to stay road-ready. FOR THE MAJORITY For the majority of us, COVID-19 has ground our normal...

10 Ways to Get Your Teen Driver Road-Ready

10 Ways to Get Your Teen Driver Road-Ready

Important Factors in Teenage Driving Safety Auto expert Shahe Koulloukian shares the most important factors in teenage driving safety. Having a child that’s finally old enough to drive is nerve- wracking – for the teen who’s a novice behind the wheel, but perhaps more...

Why We Need To Focus On Polite Driving Now More Than Ever

Why We Need To Focus On Polite Driving Now More Than Ever

ROADWAY ETIQUETTE IS IMPORTANT EVERY DAY But especially now that stressed-out pandemic drivers are behind the wheel. Shahe Koulloukian of Mazvo Auto Care Center shares his best practices for being a polite driver. There is no question that the pandemic has had a...

Changing the “Crooked Mechanic” Ideology

Changing the “Crooked Mechanic” Ideology

At the heart and soul of Koulloukian’s business philosophy is teaching Mazvo’s customers to be familiar with their own vehicles, so they can be 100% confident that they aren’t being swindled by a crooked mechanic. He encourages them to ask questions, never hesitates to offer explanations in layman’s terms, and even offers car care classes – free of charge – to help clients go from intimidated to confident when it comes to automotive matters.

Beyond Repair

Beyond Repair

He's a devoted husband, a doting father, and a small business owner: all noble, yet normal, pursuits. But spend a few moments chatting with Shahe Koulloukian, and you'll quickly realize that he isn't your average guy. First of all, he's fluent in six languages (seven,...

Can You Speak for Your Car?

Can You Speak for Your Car?

Even if it didn't come with impressive horsepower or WiFi connectivity, your car is the biggest and most expensive gadget you own. Since you probably don't trade your vehicle in as often as your smartphone, keeping it in peak operating condition is vital to keeping...

Simply Sophisticated

Simply Sophisticated

Mechanics have never had the reputation for being the most trustworthy profession – but Shahe Koulloukian, owner of Mazvo Auto Care Center, has made it his personal crusade to change that perception. And for over two decades, he has run his business based on empathy,...

Debunking the Myth of the “Female Driver”

Debunking the Myth of the “Female Driver”

Raise your hand if this sounds familiar: a meek damsel in distress, standing over her steaming car engine on the side of the road, pacing in confusion while on her cell phone. We've all seen this tired old scene on TV and in movies. For decades, the world of cars has...

How to Know if Your Auto Shop is Honest

How to Know if Your Auto Shop is Honest

It could happen to any driver: you hear squeaking or grinding coming from your brakes. You're in dire need of service to keep you safe on the road, and desperation sends you to the closest repair shop. But they're dishonest, and questionable business practices and...