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5 Things Your Teen can Teach You about Driving

Its official… she passed the learners permit test. The fun begins (for her). For us parents there is a 50/50 split of excitement for our kids and the milestone they’ve passed, coupled with the fear that our “babies” will now be driving a vehicle. It’s a dose of reality we all expect but nonetheless shocking when

Can Your Car Take more Winter?

Its the end of January have you given up on your New Year’s Resolutions? Proper car care does require some planning and effort but we can help remind you on how to do that throughout 2015. Right now let’s get you through the rest of the Winter. January                

Car Care from the Inside Out

  Window seals hold in your cool air from air conditioning in the warm months and your heat during cold winter months. Seals also keep out dirt, dust, and moisture. A vehicle trunk and moon roof seals also insulate and protect you and your cargo from the outside environment. As your vehicle ages these rubbery seals become

How to Keep Fall Allergies Out of your Car

  For us allergy sufferers Fall allergens can be as bad or worse than Spring. Often dry air, dust, and falling leaves are among the few culprits that make us sneeze, cough, and scratch our eyes. Here are five easy things you can do to reduce sneezing and wheezing in your vehicle: 1. Vacuum and

Second Titan Auto & Tire Location Coming Soon

Hull Street Location to Open Soon Titan Auto & Tire’s second location will be opening  at 17211 Hull St Road in Moseley to serve the Hull Street Road area of North Chesterfield. We will be open for business July 14, 2014 and will continue to offer the same services and products as our South Chesterfield

The Top Five of Tire Safety

As we wrap up Tire Safety Week today here’s what you really need to know about your tires and staying safe on the road: Regularly inspect your tires for punctures and tread wear, finding damage early can prevent tire replacement if the hole or tear can be safely patched. Rotate your tires at every other

5 Ways to Keep your Vehicle Running Better for Longer

f Vehicle Maintenance Tips from Titan Auto & Tire Auto maintenance can seem daunting at times and easy to forget. Simple maintenance and practices are what will keep your vehicle running at its best. Below are 5 easy ways you can take care of your vehicle. Oil Change -Engine oil protects components by coating them

True Cost of a New Car

The thought of a new vehicle is exciting; no more repairs, better gas mileage, a great looking new ride. And while getting more miles per gallon sounds appealing the truth is that better gas mileage will only save you a few dollars at the pump. A new vehicle comes with a new monthly payment and higher

What is Preventative Vehicle Maintenance?

Factory Scheduled Maintenance, Suggested Maintenance,  Regular Maintenance; There are many similar terms we use when talking about Preventative Maintenance. Maintenance is work or service done on a vehicle to prevent future or stop further damage caused by worn engine parts, dirty vehicle fluids, damaged tires, and more. The most common scheduled maintenance is a simple oil

Those Potholes….

During and after the harsh winter weather comes those potholes…  Potholes are caused by water freezing and expanding in asphalt cracks; causing breakage and holes. It’s impossible to judge the size or depth of a pothole, especially if they are filled with water. When at all possible avoid running over or through one. Often people