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Is My Car Ready for Summer?

April 1st, 2015 by

Get your car ready for Summer travel now because Spring is almost over… Now is the time get outside to enjoy the open road and magnificent views. Being confident in your vehicle reliability is key for having a fun Summer road trip. Here are some tips for maintenance that will keep your road trips safe and your vehicle

Why Should I Replace my Struts?

March 27th, 2015 by

Updated May 23, 2016 Struts or MacPherson Struts (named after the inventor) wear gradually so most drivers do not notice the difference in ride quality and braking ability.  The purpose of the Struts is to keep the tires planted firmly on the road at all times. Properly operating struts improve ride quality, braking distance, the

Can Your Car Take more Winter?

January 28th, 2015 by

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                

The Top Five of Tire Safety

June 6th, 2014 by

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

What is Preventative Vehicle Maintenance?

January 31st, 2014 by

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….

January 20th, 2014 by

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

Preparing for Winter

October 7th, 2013 by

October is Fall Car Care Month and a great time to prepare your vehicle for the coming winter. Winterizing your vehicle is really just continuing maintenance. Harsh winter weather can worsen an existing problem or create new ones when regular maintenance hasn’t been done throughout the year. Regular maintenance inspections by professional automotive technicians will

Monroe Shocks & Struts Rebate Offer

September 4th, 2013 by

Shocktober is here… From September 1 – October 31. Buy 4 for the price of 3. If you’ve been told your shocks, struts or both need replacing, now is the time to get those replaced. Call us for a free quote 804-524-9115 Symptoms of worn shocks and struts include: • Visual? your tires show unusual

Save a Deer, Save a Squirrel, and Your Car

September 25th, 2012 by

Early one morning as I drove to work a large deer jumped in front of my speeding car. It all happened so fast I didn’t have time to panic I just slammed on my brakes. He was so close I was amazed his hooves didn’t break my headlight. Whether you live in rural or urban areas dodging