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Information about auto repair and preventive maintenance

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Is it worth it to invest in high mileage oil?

Tweet Some of us live in our cars. We eat in them, work in them and sometimes, even sleep in them. Over the years, the miles begin to start adding up. If you happen to own a vehicle with over 75,000 miles on it, you are going to be confronted with a few maintenance issues […]

Help! My Car is Shaking Like Crazy!

Tweet What causes a vehicle to vibrate? Have you ever been driving along and suddenly the steering wheel on your car is vibrating out of control? Almost every driver has experienced some sort of shaky, bumpy or vibrating driving from time to time. Don’t Ignore It Never ignore those shakes and shimmers; they could be […]

Buying a Used Hybrid Battery – Know the Truths and the Risks

Tweet Buying a used anything is risky these days, but when it comes to buying a used hybrid battery, you really need to know what you’re getting into. Most people who buy a used battery are looking to save some money and improve the performance of their hybrid because its power and efficiency is probably […]

Electric Cars in 2014

Tweet It is true that hybrid vehicles have yet to gain the popular vote, instead they have been more of a niche vehicle, owned by few and doubted by many. However, with several luxury automakers releasing hybrid vehicles of their own in 2014, things are about to change.  In fact, 2014 may prove to be […]

Breathing Life into Used Hybrid Batteries

Tweet Most hybrid batteries are designed to last the lifetime of the hybrid vehicle, but that doesn’t mean they will perform like new throughout its lifetime. Many HEV battery packs need to be conditioned or regenerated periodically to prevent them from becoming sluggish or losing fuel efficiency. Hybrid owners often get sticker shock after their […]

Hybrid Battery Pack Conditioning

Tweet There are a number of reasons why consumers purchase a hybrid electric vehicle (HEV) instead of the standard internal combustion engine – and significant fuel cost savings along with a greener environment top the list.  Once you purchase your HEV though, you need to be diligent in keeping it properly maintained.  They are technologically […]

Hybrid Vehicles Deserve Specialized Care and Repair

Tweet Hybrid vehicles are popular around the world thanks to the many benefits they offer. But today, with many more automakers creating hybrids among their fleets and adding standard features that Americans can now afford, we see more hybrids on the roads as of lately. As your local auto repair shop we also believe that […]

Value of Hybrid Battery Conditioning

Tweet Chances are you bought a hybrid vehicle to save money on fuel, go greener for the sake of the environment, and to enjoy the performance that hybrid vehicles can afford you. But as with all vehicles, hybrids need regular maintenance and hybrid repair services in order to get the most out of your investment […]

We Know Hybrids

Tweet If hybrid vehicles have one bad stereotype, it is that they are difficult and expensive to repair. For some drivers, the difference between purchasing a hybrid vehicle and a regular vehicle is the maintenance and care that is involved. Although it is true that hybrids do require some special care, it is still similar […]