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Car Suspension Tips for a Safe and Comfortable Ride

Contact Us       The suspension in your car is a crucial aspect of every vehicle. It keeps your vehicle balanced, stable and able to react to maneuvers during operation. While it is one of the less obvious systems … Continue reading

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The Importance of Caring for Your Windshield

Contact Us Good visibility is a significant aspect when it comes to safe driving. Many know about external visibility factors such as poor weather conditions or dark lighting, but proper windshield care can help ensure that you can see better … Continue reading

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How to Prevent Hydroplaning

Contact Us     Hydroplaning, or aquaplaning, occurs when a vehicle’s tires begin riding on a layer of standing water, resulting in the car to lose all traction as the tires are spinning on the water rather than making direct … Continue reading

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Importance of Tire Pressure

Contact Us When it comes to performance and safety, tires are one of the most important parts of your vehicle. This is why it is critical that your tires are always working properly and regularly maintained. Tire pressure, in particular, … Continue reading

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Winter Car Maintenance Tips

Winter is finally here, which means gearing up for some driving conditions and maintaining your vehicle is essential. While you can’t control the weather, there is a lot you can do to ensure you are prepared for whatever comes your … Continue reading

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What is the Meaning of Dashboard Warning Lights?

Lighted dashboard warning lights can bring on worry and concern for many drivers. The trouble behind many of the lights can be handled simply, but it is best not to wait if something needs to be checked. Ignoring a dashboard … Continue reading

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Protecting Your Car from Sun Damage

Did you know your vehicle’s interior can reach a temperature as high as 140 degrees Fahrenheit on a hot, sunny summer day? It’s probably not a surprise that this amount of heat and the sun’s ultraviolet rays can do a … Continue reading

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When to Replace Brake Pads on Your Car

Unlike many mechanical issues that can arise out of nowhere, your brake pads will usually signal when their time is up. Ignoring the screeching noises when you hit the brakes though, can affect not only your safety, but also your … Continue reading

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Is it Time for a Wheel Alignment?

Wheel alignment can help your tires perform properly and help them last longer. It can also improve handling and prevent your vehicle from pulling in one direction or vibrating strangely on the road.

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Signs of Bad Brake Rotors

There a few different ways to tell if your brake rotors are bad. If you believe that they are bad, don’t hesitate to contact us here at Autoworks to have one of our mechanics check them out and decide whether … Continue reading

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