Blog - Maintenance Tips

Car Maintenance is no April Fool's joke

April 1, 2016

Stressing car maintenance is not an April’s Fools joke, and the repair bills resulting from a lack of regular maintenance are not funny.

According to the Car Care Council, 80 percent of…

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Change your wiper blades when you change your clock

March 10, 2016

This weekend when you “Spring forward” and move your clocks forward, it’s also a perfect time to take care of a few other maintenance items that should be handled twice a…

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Easy Steps to better gas mileage

February 15, 2016

With the average price of gas dipping below two dollars per gallon for the first time since 2009, many motorists have been seeing a real savings at the pump. Putting some of that savings toward basic…

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Winter Maintenance Check

January 15, 2016

The temperatures are dropping again!  

Heavy snow can be fun for some, but many drivers dread treacherous winter driving conditions. Being car care aware will help ensure your vehicle is ready…

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Maintenance Monday: Checklist for 2016!

January 11, 2016

Start the new year fresh with this car maintenance checklist! The Car Care council's general service schedule is easy to follow based on month intervals and focuses on what items need to be…

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Maintenance Monday: Winter Driving Tips

November 30, 2015

Six Quick Tips for Sub-Zero Winter Driving

When it comes to winter car care, many motorists think of antifreeze and batteries, but vehicles need extra attention when temperatures drop below zero.…

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Be car care aware before your holiday trip

November 17, 2015

The holidays are stressful enough without having to worry about your vehicle making it over the river and through the woods in time for dinner at grandma’s house. The Car Care Council…

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The 3 P's of Auto Care

November 2, 2015

As you gear up for winter, we want to remind motorists of the importance of the three Ps of auto care to make sure your vehicle is ready for the unexpected.

1. Preventative – Reduce…

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Don't be Spooked by Car Care!

October 29, 2015

While Halloween is a scary time of year, vehicle owners don’t need to be spooked about basic car care. The non-profit Car Care Council recommends motorists follow a preventative vehicle…

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October 26, 2015

Fall is here and its arrival means fewer hours of daylight and upcoming holiday travel. Before hitting the road, it is a wise idea to make sure your vehicle’s lights are in proper working…

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