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Headlight Safety

Headlight Safety

Having headlights that work is important, this we all know! But those bulbs aren’t doing any good if they’re not correctly aimed at the road, and that’s something many owners forget or downright neglect when owning a car. Over time, bumps, rough roads along with age,...

Quality Auto Repair

Quality Auto Repair

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, and desperation sends you to the closest repair shop. But their dishonest, questionable business practices and unnecessary repairs...

Defy the Stereotype

Defy the Stereotype

The saying goes “I LOVE MY CAR”. But one thing nobody loves is getting their bank accounts broken by a hefty car repair bill. Now, imagine how much that would sting if your bill were higher based solely on your gender. For women, this is often the unfortunate reality....

Car Buying

Car Buying

When it comes to car buying, you have to understand one major thing, you are purchasing a car based on your emotions! YES, EMOTIONS! 1- You like the color 2- You like the look and style 3- You like all the features 4- You like the brands popularity 5- You like the...

Honesty and Integrity

Honesty and Integrity

With over three decades in the auto industry under my belt, I have seen a lot of changes in the business. But as much as the cars have changed, my commitment to one solid set of principles – honesty and integrity – has stayed the same. It's a world where auto...

SINS OF A MECHANIC SHOP

SINS OF A MECHANIC SHOP

Whether routine maintenance or necessary repair, good service all boils down to trust. There’s a lot to be said for knowing you’re not being taken advantage of. Even if you’re mechanically disinclined, you should always be able to rest assured that the problem will be...

Saving on Gas

Saving on Gas

While gas prices continue to rise, we can't help but find ourselves driving from gas station to gas station looking for ways to be saving on gas, and it doesn't appear that this will change anytime soon. The first step is to download the app (Gas Buddy) to help you go...

Probing for Truth

Probing for Truth

Imagine it: you’re cruising down the highway, jamming out, when a dashboard light warns that your car is overheating. When you take your vehicle to an automotive shop, the mechanic informs you that your water pump needs replacing. And, oh, so does your air filter …...

Tire Health

Tire Health

​ How is your tire health knowledge? * MY TIRES ARE FINE! * AHH, MY OLD MAN ALWAYS TOLD ME TO JUST LOOK AT THE TREAD! * MY FRIENDS DAD’S, COUSIN'S, BROTHER IN-LAW WHO IS A MECHANIC SAID MY TIRES ARE GOOD! * THE YOUTUBE VIDEO EXPERT SAID I SHOULD BE GOOD WITH MY TIRES!...

AUTO CARE RIP-OFFS? GO ON!

AUTO CARE RIP-OFFS? GO ON!

Honesty, loyalty, and trust: they’re the most important qualities in any relationship. But we’re not talking about relationships of the romantic variety. We’re talking about your relationship with your mechanic. And if you don’t have one, it’s time to seek out the...

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...