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When my car died for the fifth time this year, I knew that I needed to do something to improve things. I decided to start looking around for little upgrades that I could do on my own, and I ended up completely replacing the oil and changing out the air filter. The difference was astounding. My car seemed to have more power, and so I decided to keep going with my little tune-ups. This blog is all about improving your car one thing at a time and knowing what to do if you encounter car problems when you are on the road.

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3 Common Signs That Indicate You Need Transmission Repairs
27 June 2022

A car's transmission system adjusts the gear ratio

When Should You Consider Auto Body Repair for a Minor Accident?
7 June 2022

If your car looks more like an abstract art sculpt

Tips For Identifying If Your Vehicle's Coolant Temperature Sensor Is Bad
9 May 2022

Your vehicle has many sensors that are designed to

2 Preventative Maintenance Tasks Your Auto Repair Shop Can Help You With
1 April 2022

Your car is a machine that has a lot of moving par

3 Reasons You Should Never Put Off Getting Your Auto Glass Repaired
7 March 2022

Auto glass damage is often unavoidable. After all,

3 Common Signs That Indicate You Need Transmission Repairs

A car's transmission system adjusts the gear ratios to allow the vehicle to slow down or speed up.  But, due to the many moving parts of a transmission system, it is prone to wear and tear. Excessive wear and tear in a transmission system can lead to malfunctions that warrant transmission repairs.  Delaying transmission repairs can lead to transmission failure. And if your transmission fails due to severe damage, you must replace it or have it rebuilt. Read More 

When Should You Consider Auto Body Repair for a Minor Accident?

If your car looks more like an abstract art sculpture than transportation following an accident, you probably know that it's time to call on the services of an auto body repair shop. While severe accidents often leave you with few choices, minor accidents can exist in more of a gray area. After all, do you really need to fix your car after every little scrape, bump, or fender bender? As with most automotive issues, the answer can be more complex than you might expect. Read More 

Tips For Identifying If Your Vehicle’s Coolant Temperature Sensor Is Bad

Your vehicle has many sensors that are designed to tell you if something is wrong with it. However, you may be wondering how you can tell if something is wrong with those sensors. Here are some tips to determine if you have a bad temperature coolant sensor.  Know What The Coolant Temperature Sensor Does  It's important to know what exactly the coolant temperature sensor does, even though it may seem obvious by its name. Read More 

2 Preventative Maintenance Tasks Your Auto Repair Shop Can Help You With

Your car is a machine that has a lot of moving parts that need to work the right way. Just one of those moving parts not functioning correctly will throw the rest of the system off and could cause a lot of damage to your car. For example, if the pistons in your engine don't get enough oil, it can cause a lot of friction and heat in the cylinders. That can end up warping the engine block or cause your engine to throw a rod. Read More 

3 Reasons You Should Never Put Off Getting Your Auto Glass Repaired

Auto glass damage is often unavoidable. After all, no matter how safe of a driver you are, you cannot prevent small rocks and pebbles in the road from becoming airborne and striking your windshield. In the event this happens to your vehicle, it is important for you to get the damage repaired right away. Continue reading to learn more about three of the reasons you should never procrastinate when it comes to getting your auto glass repaired. Read More