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Car Care Tips

Now that the cooler weather is creeping in, we wanted to take a minute to go over some important news for the next several months! During the colder months, you like to bundle up! But unfortunately, we can’t just put a puffer jacket over our cars and… Read more

Car Maintenance

Your shock absorbers (or struts on most vehicles today) have a primary function: To help you maintain control of your vehicle. And even though you think of them as the reason your vehicle rides so nicely over bumps, it’s actually working hard to keep the… Read more
All it takes is a storm like the recent “Polar Vortex” to remind us of just how much we need to rely on our vehicles to keep us safe. And while it looks like Winter will start to mellow out over the next couple of weeks, it’s always safe and prudent to keep… Read more
Looks like winter isn’t quite done with us! With near-record snowfalls this season, the weather has definitely put your car or truck to the test. Let’s make sure you can get through the rest of the season safely. Check your fluids…all of them…and make… Read more
The new year is here, so it’s time to make those resolutions to help keep the car in better shape next year.  In the spirit of 2019, here are 19 car care tips to help you make this year the best yet! Get to know your owner’s manual. There’s valuable… Read more
Gift-giving season is in full swing, and we’ll help you by giving you some car care ideas!  Help your friend or family member out by offering to pay for a service or repair of their car. It’s like a gift card, except it will get used and will help them… Read more
November is Car Winterizing Month If you live in a climate that sees extensive rain or snow and cold temperatures, you need to consider Winterizing your vehicle. This is a series of steps that are designed to make driving safer for your family during these… Read more
An inspection of your vehicle during fall months will go a long way toward ensuring safety and dependability when temperatures drop, and severe winter weather strikes. A routine maintenance program also makes financial sense, extending useful vehicle life and… Read more
Back-to-school season is the ideal time to review your ABCs; the ABCs of car care, that is. USA Muffler recommends that all drivers brush up on their auto care knowledge to make sure their vehicle is operating at its best before the school year carpool crunch… Read more
Imagine being stuck in traffic on a 102-degree day when your vehicle’s air conditioning system malfunctions. With summer heating up, USA Automotive recommends that motorists be cautious and have their A/C system checked to make sure it is working properly.… Read more
We often hear reports in the news or internet about the "3000 mile oil change myth" or about how businesses who are trying to sell premature oil services. An oil change prevents engine oil sludge build up. The first sign of oil sludge often appears under the… Read more
Here in Illinois that means pollen, and lots of it!!  Changing your engine air filter and passenger cabin filter will help you and your car breath easier. With less frequent service intervals of all newer vehicles we quite often see these 2 very important… Read more

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