Ways to Improve Fall Visibility & Safety

Changing of the seasons is always a good time to think about vehicle maintenance. In addition to taking your car in for its required mechanical checks, there are things you can do in your own garage to prepare for autumn. Falling leaves and tree debris make keeping your windshield clean for clear visibility a challenge. … Continued

Prepping Your Vehicle for the Cold

Cold temperatures can be pretty rough on your vehicle, so it could use some extra care to prevent winter-related weather vehicle problems. Here are some of those problems and how you can resolve or prevent them. Check and Maintain Proper Tire Pressure It is not uncommon for pressure to drop with the temperature, leaving you … Continued

How Often Do Today’s Vehicles Need an Oil Change?

At some point, you were probably advised a vehicle needs an oil change every 3,000 miles or every 3 months. You may have also heard more recently that this old rule of thumb no longer applies. It is true that today’s vehicle engine technology and oil formulations have advanced significantly over the years. So, how … Continued

Pros and Cons of Extended Warranties

One of the most perplexing questions concerning auto care is whether or not to buy an extended warranty. Extended warranties, also known as vehicle service contracts or extended service plans, offer additional coverage beyond the manufacturer’s warranty. But is investing in an extended warranty a prudent decision, or is it simply a way for dealerships … Continued

Better Car Maintenance

We often talk about the importance of making good car maintenance a habit. So, how are you doing with that? First, let’s take a look at some eye-opening stats from AAA: Among U.S. adults who drive, one third (35 percent) have skipped or delayed maintenance or a repair that was recommended by their mechanic or specified … Continued

Help Your Car Keep Its Cool

It’s starting to get nice and warm out. If you’re often in your vehicle using it as a daily commuter, that means your car is taking a beating almost every single day. And with the temperatures rising, it may cause you to worry even more about the vehicle overheating. That is a very bad situation … Continued

Cooling System Flush

The best way to understand the importance of a cooling system flush is to start by looking at the role of coolant. The main job of coolant, or antifreeze, is to transfer excess heat from the vehicle engine to the radiator. The coolant absorbs the heat and redirects it to the radiator where it is … Continued

Three Signs of Wheel Alignment Issues

If you notice any of the signs of poor wheel alignment, or you have recently had a collision or significant impact of some kind, be sure to have an alignment check as soon as possible at one of our convenient locations in Mt. Juliet, TN. Wheel alignment issues occur as a result of suspension and steering … Continued

Are Wheel Alignment and Tire Balancing the Same Service?

Wheel alignment and tire balancing are two distinct services, which are each essential for maximizing the performance and service life of your tires. Wheel alignment service includes inspection of tread wear for signs of poor alignment, as well as inspection of the three components impacting wheel alignment – the toe, camber, and caster. Wheel alignment and … Continued

Importance of Proper Wheel Alignment

Wheel alignment, also referred to as tire alignment, is a great way to keep your tires in good shape as well as helping them to perform properly. One way that you may notice that you have a problem is if your car wants to pull in a certain direction, even when you have the wheel … Continued