Winter-Ready-Ride Checklist

  Winter months can present many challenges for your vehicle. Before Jack Frost starts nipping at your windshield there are a few things you should do to ensure you have a well running vehicle this winter. Many of the items on this winter ready checklist can be done on your own; however, a few should…

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Halloween Driving Safety Tips

Halloween is the one night each year where people around the nation get into the spooky spirit, and kids compete to see who can get the most candy trick-or-treating. But with all those kids running around in their Halloween costumes, it’s important to remember to drive safe and be aware of your surroundings on Halloween…

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Make Your Vehicle a Tailgating Star

It’s football season! The best part about going to a football game – besides the game itself, of course – is tailgating. A group of friends, some cold drinks, hot dogs and hamburgers on a little charcoal grill. Tailgating originated in the United States as a party that takes place in the parking lot of…

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Planning Road Trips Like a Pro

The road trip is a classic American rite of passage, but planning road trips can be overwhelming. It’s hard to anticipate what you’ll need along the way – and what will slow you down. When you don’t have to pay fifty bucks to check your luggage, it’s tempting to just throw it all in the…

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Get Your Car Ready For a Road Trip

Going on a summer getaway? It’s easy to just pack up a bag and go, but don’t forget to prepare your car! Getting your car ready for a summer road trip is just as important as getting yourself ready. A smooth trip with no conflict is obviously the most desirable. Do these ten things to…

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The Auto Body Repair Process

After a car accident, the last thing you want to do is stress out about the repair process. Knowing what to expect when your car is being serviced by an auto body shop will help ensure that you are receiving the best possible customer care. Service estimate Knowing how much your repair work will cost…

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Driving Safely in Slippery Conditions

With winter over, many motorists breathe a sigh of relief that snowy and icy conditions have given way to sunnier, more relaxed driving. However, summer rainstorms can make roads treacherous due to lowered visibility, increased stoppage times, and slippery surfaces. Don’t be caught unaware this summer. Whether it be a downpour or a light rain,…

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Collision Repair – DIY or Hire a Pro?

Buying a car or truck is generally the second largest purchasing decision you’ll make, so it’s extremely important to take the best care possible of your investment. And, since accidents are pretty much unavoidable, it’s an unfortunate fact of life that you will be faced with a dent (or worse!) on your once-pristine vehicle. While…

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Are you Using the Best Auto Body Shop?

Being in an accident brings with it a host of unwanted decisions that often need to be made quickly to ensure that you are not left without a vehicle for an extended period of time. Choosing an auto body shop is a very important consideration in this process. Selecting the right service provider could mean…

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4 Unavoidable Winter Maintenance Tasks

Keeping your own body in tip top condition does not just happen – it requires eating right, regular exercise, and preventative doctor’s visits. Similarly, keeping your car running its very best also requires proper maintenance. Just like your body, your car too can take a toll in winter. Keep in mind these easy to forget,…

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Avoiding a Deer Vehicle Collision This Season

Deer season is a delight for hunters and a headache for motorists. One in every hundred motorists will be involved in a deer-vehicle collision at some point. Motorists see a spike of these collisions during deer season, seeing the highest chance of collision in the month of November. Deer-vehicle collisions cost motorists about $1.1 billion…

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