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Everything You Need to Know About Your Car’s A/C

With warmer weather right around the corner, it’s the perfect time for an automotive air conditioning (A/C) refresher course. See what you can do to make sure your A/C is running efficiently this summer.

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How You SHOULD be Cleaning Your Vehicle’s Interior

After a long and slushy winter, your vehicle’s interior could use a deep spring cleaning. If you’ve been struck by with Spring Fever, here are the best tips to clean up your vehicle’s interior.

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Hydroplaning 101: How to Stay Safe This Spring

While April showers give way to May flowers, they also yield dangerous driving situations. As a driver in wet conditions, it’s important to acknowledge the risk of hydroplaning and how to remain safe this Spring. For that reason, we’ll walk you through the hydroplaning basics, how to handle a hydroplaning situation, and how to avoid […]

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Potholes—How They’re Formed & the Affect They Have on Your Car

While inclement winter weather may be in our rear-view, driving conditions do not necessarily get better as sunshine and warm weather moves in. You’ve probably experienced these conditions on your everyday routes, and while you may try and avoid their landmine frequency, there’s always one that catches your tire and rattles the entire car. Yes, […]

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3 Tips for Spring Car Maintenance

Finally, Spring is near and with it comes a laundry list of Spring cleaning. While it’s easy to get lost in the cobwebs organizing cluttered basements, it’s important that drivers perform necessary spring maintenance on their cars to keep them running smoothly as temperatures rise and snow melts. After several long months of constant salt, […]

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When, Why, and How to Change Your Car’s Oil

An essential part of engine maintenance, almost every driver knows they need to change their oil, but very few know when, why, and how. For that reason, allow us to answer several frequently asked questions, and touch on some do’s and don’ts, should you decide to change your oil yourself. 1.) When should I change […]

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Avoid Being Salty Over Road Salt Corrosion

When ice and snow begin to blanket New England streets, so too do salt and sand. While this saline combo works wonders at making road conditions safer, driving on salt and sand covered roads has an underlying effect on your vehicle’s undercarriage. However, if you follow these winter maintenance recommendations, you’ll be able to protect […]

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Car Battery Basics: What You Should Know

Out of sight and out of mind, many drivers rarely think of their car battery until it’s too late and their vehicle will not start. When replacement becomes the only solution, refer to these battery basics to help you navigate the purchasing process to find the right battery for your car. Different Types of Batteries […]

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Why “Warming Up” in Colder Months is Bad for Your Engine

Part of many morning routines, it’s not uncommon to find cars idling in driveways as drivers wait inside, allowing time for their car to heat up in the cold winter months. Once practical decades ago, many of today’s drivers still believe that warming up their vehicle is good engine maintenance. The reality of the situation […]

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Brake Failure: What to Do and How to Avoid It

For a driver, there is no scarier sensation than realizing that your brakes have failed. Regardless of speed, the helpless feeling can be stressful for any driver, which is why it’s important to remain calm and know the various ways you can slow yourself down. Often a result of part fatigue, the traumatic experience can […]

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