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How often should you Service your Car?

How often should you Service your Car?

How often should you Service your Car? It’s easy to put off getting your Car Service. To your untrained eye, it all seems fine. Your Car is not making any funny Noises. Continues to run ok on the freeway. It stills rumbles like it always has when you Start it in the morning.   Forgetting to Service your Car could be a costly mistake. There are plenty of things that can go wrong, and they may affect your hip pocket in subtle ways too.   For example being behind with Maintenance can reduce your Fuel Economy. Being late also elevates the risk of Mechanical Failure.   Changing your Vehicle's Fluids will help to avoid moisture building up. Changing also keeps the Oil from degrading in quality. These Conditions can cause your Engine to Seize up when you least want it to. It can cause your Brake Fluid to boil and become ineffective.   Taking your Car in for a regular check-up will also ensure it remains roadworthy and help it keep its Value. As a general rule ... read more

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Key Signs It’s Time for A Wheel Alignment

Key Signs It’s Time for A Wheel Alignment

While on your commute, potholes, and speed bumps can be unavoidable. Staying vigilant can limit the amount of damage your vehicle sustains, but no matter how careful you are, there are still road hazards that can wreak havoc. After hitting a curb, you may be tempted to check your tires and the bumper. However, the damage may not always be visible. Driving over potholes and hitting roadblocks can impact the wheel alignment. Misaligned wheels can significantly affect your vehicle's performance, handling, and drivability. Below are a few key signs; it's time for a wheel alignment.  Your vehicle pulls in one direction. A common sign of misaligned wheels is your vehicle pulling in one direction. If you're driving on a smooth, flat road, and your car pulls to the right or left, there may be an alignment issue. Before scheduling an inspection, check the tire pressure of all tires. If correcting the tire pressure doesn't help, it's time for ... read more

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