There’s nothing like a great car chase scene in movie. This is especially true when the vehicles involved are high-octane classic cars driven by Hollywood heavy hitters.Continue reading The Most Iconic Movie Vehicles of All Time
Today’s vehicles are much more complicated than they used to be. In any given vehicle, regardless of how high-tech or advanced it is, there are anywhere from 30 to 100+ computers. This means that sensors, dash lights and warning lights can come on for any number of reasons. While some signals are straightforward — such as those that signify you need gas or air in your tires — others leave considerable room for interpretation. Without a guidebook in front of you, how can you make sense of what each light means? While every car is different, and while we can’t tell you what every dashboard light means without having the vehicle in front of us, we can tell you what the most common warning lights on every vehicle mean.Continue reading Dashboard Warning Lights – What Do They Mean?
Shopping for a new car can be both exciting and overwhelming. On the one hand, you’re about to invest in a sleek, high-tech and comfortable new ride that you can show off to your friends, family and coworkers. On the other hand, there are a lot of considerations you must make regarding everything from financing to upgrades to vehicle history. To help your car buying journey go as smoothly as possible, we’ve prepared this handy checklist of things to look for both before and during your search.Continue reading What To Look For When Buying a New Car
When it comes to modern-day symbols of wealth and prosperity, the Tesla fits the bill pretty perfectly. Economically friendly, sleek, quiet and fast, the Tesla is one of the most sought-after vehicles on the market today. It’s also exclusive, with prospective owners having to join a waitlist before acquiring one. Whether you’re in the market for a new vehicle or simply want to make yourself feel better for not being able to afford one, you may want to know if all the hype surrounding this space-age vehicle is warranted. To answer your question, explore the pros and cons of Tesla ownership below.Continue reading Pros and Cons of Owning a Tesla
While choosing the color of your vehicle seems less important when compared to things like safety features and performance, it actually has a bigger impact than you might think. People are attracted to certain paint colors because of the feelings they evoke. A red sports car appears fast and slick, while a black car is refined and classy.Continue reading Which Paint Color Gets Dirtiest the Fastest?
Paint blending. It sounds pretty straight forward, doesn’t it? You take two or more colors and then you swirl them around in a bucket to make one color, right? Not exactly. When it comes to the automotive painting process, paint blending looks a little different.Continue reading Autobody Paint: What Is Paint Blending?
Toothpaste? Check. Pajamas? Check. Phone charger? Check. There are dozens of things for which travelers check and re-check before heading out on a road trip, yet many fail to check the one thing that matters most: The condition of their vehicle. Holiday travel can be dangerous for a number of reasons, the two biggest of which include crowded roads and inclement weather conditions. If your vehicle isn’t prepared for either, you may find yourself and your family in a precarious situation. Before you put your car in drive, perform a complete maintenance inspection to ensure you reach your final destination without a hitch.Continue reading Vehicle Maintenance Before Holiday Travel: What You Need To Know
While New Mexico motorists don’t need to worry about snowstorms and ice accumulation, drivers elsewhere around the country will be dealing with these issues very soon.Continue reading 5 Winter Care Tips to Keep Your Vehicle in Good Shape
The “If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it” mentality can cost you a lot of money and hassle down the road if you apply it to regular vehicle maintenance. If you think it’s okay to put off an oil change for a month or two or skip rotating your tires, think again.Continue reading Why Should You Regularly Schedule General Car Care Service? We’ll Tell You Why…
Maybe you think that an automotive shop telling you need routine car maintenance is a bit suspicious. It’s just a way to drum up business, right?
Wrong. Our continual reminders to get routine car maintenance are actually a PSA to help you save money. Don’t believe us? Just take a look at how routine car maintenance can lower your vehicle cost of ownership. Continue reading Ways Routine Car Maintenance Can Save You Money