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Five Ways to Avoid Car Theft

While not as traumatic as a write-off crash or dramatic breakdown, the experience of having your vehicle, or its contents, stolen is nonetheless one of the worst ordeals a car owner can endure. Should your vehicle be recovered after it’s stolen, there are still myriad headaches to endure as you get repairs taken care of, […]

Aging Timing Belt Warning Signs

A rubber belt festooned with teeth, timing belts are designed to keep your vehicle’s crankshaft in sync with its camshaft and ensure that engine valves and pistons are operating in proper sequence. While relatively durable thanks to its typically nylon-reinforced innards, your timing belt will still need to be changed out every 90,000 miles or […]

The Importance of Proper Wheel Alignment

If you want your car to handle properly then having properly-aligned wheels is of paramount importance. Your vehicle’s suspension system connects the wheels to the body and helps provide a steady ride even along an uneven driving surface. Over time, your suspension will start to bend or warp after you’ve hit enough pot holes, curbs, […]

Computer On Board!

Cell phones, refrigerators, washing machines…virtually everything that we plug into an outlet these days comes equipped with its own computer. Why would our cars be any different? All cars produced today come standard with at least one computer. Car computers aren’t the same as the personal computers and laptops we use to work and access […]

Easy Steps For Jump Starting A Car

One of the absolute most frustrating things is to jump into your car and learn that you have a dead battery, exactly when you need to get going and on the road. Luckily there just a few items that you need and a few steps to follow to get your car up and running again. […]

Summer Vehicle Maintenance Tips

Before you begin a road trip this summer in or around North Carolina, you’ll want to make sure your car is in the best possible shape before venturing out. What starts out as a minor car problem can quickly become a nightmare after driving hundreds of miles. Even if you are not super car savvy, […]

Keeping it fresh! Cabin Air Filters

Most late-model cars and trucks have cabin air filters. The cabin air filter might not be on your radar for vehicle maintenance, but it does play an important role in your vehicle’s systems. The cabin air filter cleans the air entering your vehicle that comes through the ventilation, air conditioning, and heating systems. This special […]

Spring Tire Check

Rain or shine, your vehicle’s tires have to work hard to keep you safe and in control on the roads in Greensboro. Changing seasons is a perfect reminder to check your tires for key warning signs to help you get the longest life for your vehicle’s tires. Here are a few tips: Visual Check. Check […]

Warning Signs for Shocks and Struts

Why does your vehicle need shocks and struts? These components are designed to make your ride more comfortable by keeping your tires on the road. Without them, your vehicle would bounce with every bump in the road. Shocks and struts allow you to remain in control with easier handling on uneven road surfaces. Unlike other […]

New Year, New Habits that can Improve Your Car

As you consider your resolutions for the New Year, don’t forget your car! For most people, it’s the second most expensive investment they’ll ever make, and resolving to keep a few new habits can help protect that investment for years to come! Here are some easy ways to care for your car… Learn to love […]