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Troubleshooting A Car That Won’t Start

4 April 2016
 Categories: Automotive, Blog

No matter how long you've owned a car or how familiar you are with the parts under the hood, there's always something you may not have encountered before. The good news is that there are many common problems that you can easily troubleshoot, even if you're inexperienced. For example, you should understand how to respond the first time that your car refuses to start in the morning. Here's a look at two common causes for starting problems to help you start your troubleshooting. Read More …

Patch Or Plug? Which Of The Two “Ps” Does Your Tire Need?

1 April 2016
 Categories: Automotive, Blog

When you're dealing with a damaged tire, you're usually faced with three basic options: Tire replacement, tire patch, or tire plug. For severe damage like shredding, tire replacement is the only way to go. However, many tires are damaged in fairly small ways, such as punctures due to nails or screws. In cases where the tire is damaged in only a small area, a tire patch or plug is often the right choice. Read More …

3 Signs Of A Problematic Car Suspension System

1 April 2016
 Categories: Automotive, Blog

Driving around in a car that bounces a lot can be frustrating, especially when taking long road trips. If you have noticed that your car bounces when there are no bumps in the road to cause the problem, it might stem from a problematic suspension system. Take a look at the article below to learn about some of the common problems that a car might have when the suspension system is not in good shape. Read More …

What Can You Do When A Locksmith Isn’t Available?

31 March 2016
 Categories: Automotive, Blog

Sooner or later, everyone makes the mistake of locking their keys inside their home or car. You can usually contact a local locksmith to help you get back inside your home or car, but from time to time, you will find that this is not possible. The locksmith may be busy helping other people or you may be in a remote location, and unable to contact a professional. In such cases, you should always try the following strategies to get into your car or home. Read More …

Learn What To Do If You Are Involved In A Single-Car Collision

30 March 2016
 Categories: Automotive, Blog

Getting into an accident can be a very stressful ordeal. When you get into an accident that only involves your car, it can be difficult to know what to do, which can make the situation even more stressful.  Use the following guide to walk you through the process of handling your first single-car collision. Determine What Is Damaged The first thing you need to do is get out of your car and determine what you damaged. Read More …

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Making Your Car Happy

When my car started having serious trouble, I knew that I needed to do something to make things right. Although friends and family members pressured me to sell it and to buy a different car, I decided that it might be worth it to focus on repairs. I took the car to an automotive shop in my area, and they started focusing on finding what the problem was. It took a little money to get things fixed, but it was still a lot less than buying a new car. This blog is all about making your car happy and investing time into that old ride.