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Tips for Safe Snow Driving

Tips for Safe Snow Driving

Snowy roads require extra caution and preparedness for drivers! Below are 10 tips for navigating the snowy roads to ensure a safe and stress-free journey through winter conditions. Prepare Your Vehicle:​Winter Tires. Invest in quality winter tires with deep ... read more

A Comprehensive Guide to Winter Vehicle Maintenance

A Comprehensive Guide to Winter Vehicle Maintenance

With winter quickly approaching, it is crucial to ensure your vehicle is prepared to handle the challenges that come with colder temperatures and icy roads. Follow this guide to take the essential steps that will keep your vehicle in top shape during the winter months! 1. Check and Change F ... read more

BG Brake Fluid Service

BG Brake Fluid Service

Get rid of corrosion on brake components and restore brake function! Brake system maintenance is one of the most important services to perform on a vehicle. In just 30,000 miles, brake fluid can break down and become contaminated with corrosion and water condensation. This can lead ... read more

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October is Fall Car Care Month!

October is Fall Car Care Month!

The Car Care Council designates the month of October as Fall Car Care Month, calling awareness to the importance of regularly scheduled preventative maintenance. With the seasons changing, this is an important time of year to stay ahead of the game and make sure ... read more

Brake Pads 101

Brake Pads 101

Everything you need to know about your brake pads to keep you and your car safely on the road!What are Brake Pads? Brake pads are a key component of your vehicle's braking system. Made of steel that has a thick, friction material on one side - brake pads ... read more

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Brakes

Ace Your Back-To-School Checklist

Ace Your Back-To-School Checklist

School is back in session! Before you zip off on that college road trip or partake in those daily drop-offs, check out this back-to-school vehicle maintenance checklist to ace your first test of the year! 1. Tires. Feel confident with the state of your tires by paying special atten ... read more

Five Surprising Things Your Car Does in the Summer

Five Surprising Things Your Car Does in the Summer

Ever wonder how rising summer temperatures may be impacting your vehicle's performance? Here are five eye-opening things you may find your car doing in the summer and why: 1. Vehicle Dripping Water / Liquid. Many people are alarmed to see pools of water when parked or dripping ... read more

Car Maintenance Checklist

Car Maintenance Checklist

Caring for your vehicle can help to improve its performance and longevity. A car maintenance checklist can make vehicle ownership simple- saving you time and money in the future. Regular maintenance can help to identify and address any small or underlying issues before they get more severe and more ... read more

Summer Car Tire Maintenance and Care Tips

Summer Car Tire Maintenance and Care Tips

With vacation season among us, we’re here to share the importance of car tire maintenance before you hit the road. Check out our list of the top tips for car tire maintenance to keep in mind this summer. Top Car Tire Maintenance TipsCheck Your Tire Pressure ... read more

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Tires

Prevent "Car-thritus" Blues

Prevent "Car-thritus" Blues

We’ve noticed an expensive trend that has occurred during the pandemic – putting off regular maintenance for your vehicle, thus a new infliction has surfaced: “Car-thritus Blues” “Car-thritus” (rhymes with arthritis): When your vehicle s ... read more

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