Hi Everyone! Everyone has seen a vehicle along side the road, hood up with smoke rolling out from the engine compartment. Ever wonder what happened? Ever been in that situation? Recently a vehicle rolled up to our front door with so much smoke coming out that we were sure it was on fire! Everyone ran […]
How long should wiper blades last?
I’m asked all the time how long wiper blades should last. The answer is, of course, that it depends. Wiper blades are affected by ultraviolet rays, heat, acid rain, road salts, and debris. And of course just plain use. On average, we recommend that you change out your wiper blades twice a year. At the […]
Learned the Hard Way!
Top of the Mornin to Ya! Today a customer learned a very difficult lesson! The story starts last night when the customer came home, parked the car in the garage and went to spend time with the family. Just one little mistake, the customer had turned on the headlamp override switch. This bypasses the automatic […]
The Change of Seasons
Hi Everyone! Every year with the change of the seasons, I see a pattern in the failures that occur with customers cars. Everyone knows that we go from warmer to colder and back again as the seasons change, but did you know your car is adjusting to these changes? A newer vehicles computer monitors the […]
Auto Repair Advice
Have you ever heard a noise coming from your car that was not there before? I am here to say, “Do not ignore it!” A father, who will remain unnamed for this story, was informed by his daughter that her car was making some kind of grinding noise. The next morning the father looked the […]