Category: Auto Repair

Most Common Auto Repairs

August 13th, 2019 by

Prepare For Your Vehicle’s Needs Once you purchase a vehicle, the financial investment isn’t over. As your vehicle ages and covers more miles, you’ll need to keep up with regular maintenance services and handle any repairs promptly to keep your vehicle in top condition. Ignoring vehicle repairs will only lead to more serious and expensive

How You Can Winterize Your Vehicle

December 28th, 2018 by

Make Sure You’re Prepared! Although winters in Virginia aren’t nearly as bad as other states such as New York and Vermont, we still do experience common conditions such as snow, ice, and rain. Anyone that’s driven through those conditions knows how difficult, stressful, and frustrating it can be. Although we may not be able to

How to Maintain Your Brakes

December 24th, 2018 by

Habits You Should Implement Just like other components in your vehicle, your brakes are susceptible to wear-and-tear. This is an unavoidable part of vehicle ownership and every vehicle owner has had to get their brakes inspected and serviced at one point. With that said, just because you need it serviced doesn’t mean it has to

Understanding The Wheel Alignment Service

December 21st, 2018 by

What You Should Know When driving your vehicle, it’s pretty common to accidentally hit a pothole or go over a curb. A lot of the times, this will happen and you won’t even blink an eye. There’s no way something that small will hurt your vehicle, right? Well, not exactly. Even something that small can

What Maintenance does a Hybrid Car Need?

February 7th, 2018 by

Hybrid and Electric vehicles have amazing technology and engineering. While they run on clean energy they have mechanical parts and fluids and much like a Gas powered or Internal Combustion Engine vehicle needs routine maintenance. A Hybrid vehicle has has a small (ICE) or internal combustion engine which works briefly at times to recharge the

How to Choose a Car Repair Shop

January 23rd, 2018 by

If you are new to an area or taking on responsibility for your vehicle for the first time choosing a good automotive repair shop can be quite overwhelming. Ask yourself what is most important to you: quality of work, customer service, price, the list goes on and on. A good auto repair shop should be

Why have Virginia State Inspection Stickers moved on windshields?

January 22nd, 2018 by

Starting in January 2018, all 2019 Virginia State Inspection stickers will be found on the drivers side, bottom corner of the windshield. Inspection stickers have been relocated from the center of the windshield to avoid interferring with crash avoidance technology found in many vehicles. This type of technology requires a clear center windshield in order

How to keep your car running well in cold weather

October 3rd, 2017 by

  Take care of your car’s seasonal services immediately and make plans to get ahead of the game before cold weather arrives. An early visit to your repair facility provides the opportunity to budget for unanticipated repairs. We recommend the following checklist: Engine Performance A poorly maintained engine is hard to start in cold weather,

Your Titan Team Wishes You Happy New Year

December 27th, 2016 by

                    We appreciate your business and trust in us in 2016. With so many choices, we are honored you chose Titan Auto & Tire to service and repair your vehicles. 2016 has been a great year; our Titan Team has been busy and we are proud

An Oil Change is the Best Car Maintenance

May 23rd, 2016 by

The best and most basic maintenance you can do is a simple oil change. Whether its conventional oil or synthetic oil regular services will keep your vehicle running at its best. Most conventional oil changes are needed every 3,000 to 5,000 miles. Synthetic oil can be changed at 7,500 mile intervals depending on type of synthetic oil or