Summer Car Care Maintenance

Summer Car Care Maintenance

Date: Jun 18, 2017

In life, there are right ways and wrong ways to deal with unexpected problems. Putting them off until another day is not a good way to keep on top of things. Procrastination only tends to make problems grow bigger. The same is true for keeping your car spic-and-span and in tip-top shape. Having a professional service or dealership detail your car is often pricey. Luckily, we have seven spring car care maintenance tips that won't put you in the poor house. Read on to learn how you can deep clean inside your car and get ready for those summer getaways.

Spring Car Maintenance Tips: How to Get Your Car Ready For Your Next Road Trip

Spring Car Maintenance Tips: How to Get Your Car Ready For Your Next Road Trip

Date: May 30, 2017

The winter is rough on everyone, but it's exceptionally rough on your car. From salt pelting the exterior to snowy boots dripping on the interior, your car has been put through the ringer this season. Luckily, spring is finally here, which means it's the perfect time for you to get your vehicle looking and running at its very best. If you're not sure where to begin, we've created a list of spring car maintenance tips to help you get the ball rolling.

Start With The Interior

3 Essential Tips for Spring Car Maintenance

3 Essential Tips for Spring Car Maintenance

Date: Apr 19, 2017

Spring is nearly here and your car certainly is looking forward to a much-needed spring cleaning. Time to wash off the winter grime--salt, sand, and muddy, melting snow puddles have left your car seriously dirty. In addition to dirt and grime, the giant potholes and freezing cold mornings of winter have also caused serious stress to your vehicle. Spring maintenance is extremely important in recovering from winter woes and maximizing your vehicle's performance.

10 Tips to Keep Your Car in Tip Top Shape

10 Tips to Keep Your Car in Tip Top Shape

Date: Feb 07, 2017

AAA provides much more than roadside assistance. Did you know they offer trip planning, auto insurance, and great discounts on products and services? Additionally, we love to help our customers take great care of their vehicles, so they’ll be happily driving them for years to come. To that end, here are our 10 best tips for keeping your car in tip-top shape:

How To Make Sure Your Car Maintenance Was Done Properly

How To Make Sure Your Car Maintenance Was Done Properly

In an ideal world, it would be easy to find a mechanic that you completely trust to leave your vehicle with whenever it was in need of any service. In the less-than-ideal world we live in, however, bad experiences and horror stories have cast a great deal of shade across the profession. Gallup polling shows that only about 25% of the American public has a high level of trust in auto mechanics -- a much better rating than Congress, but there's still lots of room for improvement.

What to do When Your Car Overheats

What to do When Your Car Overheats

Date: Aug 05, 2016

Overheating is among the most common mechanical problems faced by car owners. The normal operating temperature for a car engine is between 200 and 220 degrees Fahrenheit. If the cooling system fails or otherwise malfunctions, however, internal temperatures can quickly exceed this amount, causing serious internal problems that place the driver, passengers and other motorists directly in harm's way.


Help! My Engine is Overheating

How Car Maintenance Increases Safety on the Road

How Car Maintenance Increases Safety on the Road

Date: Jul 29, 2016

Car maintenance is an important part of road safety. To avoid being stranded and reduce risk of accidents, preventative care is necessary. Here, we’ll look at some of the most important aspects of car maintenance.

Tires

Basic Car Maintenance Guidelines

Basic Car Maintenance Guidelines

One of your most important jobs as a responsible car owner is properly maintaining your vehicle. Although today’s vehicles require less maintenance than those of yesteryear, you still need to give your car proper care and upkeep. If you own a vehicle, here are some basic car maintenance guidelines.

Brake Pad Maintenance

Of course, having good brakes is critical. The lifespan of brake pads can vary, depending on factors, such your driving style, your vehicle’s weight, and brake pad quality.