Best DIY Car Care & Maintenance Tips

Sure, it’s already been hot in Albuquerque, but even more intense heat is still coming…followed in a couple months by monsoon rains. Whether you’ve stayed on top of car care or have neglected maintenance, there are some visual inspections, top-offs and preventative maintenance tasks you can (and must!) do to make sure your car’s ready for summer.

DIY Maintenance for Visibility

Visibility entails your ability to see the road (and obstacles on it) and the ability of other drivers to see you. To ensure optimal visibility during low-sun hours (dawn and dusk) and summer storms, check: Continue reading Best DIY Car Care & Maintenance Tips

How to Make Spring Cleaning Your Car a Manageable Task

Albuquerque was blessed with a mild winter this year. But even with the lack of salt and caked road grime, your car likely needs some sprucing up for the spring. We know that spring cleaning your car can feel like a daunting task that will just get relegated to the “maybe later” list, but by breaking it up into smaller jobs, you will find that you can enjoy a ride that’s “so fresh and so clean” in less than a week.

Here’s how we suggest approaching the Herculean task of car spring cleaning:

Day 1: Trash Removal

Once you decide to start, start by removing the big stuff that will Continue reading How to Make Spring Cleaning Your Car a Manageable Task

4 Vehicle Spring Cleaning Focus Areas You Can’t Ignore

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Winter is a harsh time of year for the exterior and interior of your car…and that makes spring the perfect time to remove the remnants of winter! To improve the look and feel of your car, focus on:

Removing winter road wash residue from your car’s exterior

Salt is corrosive, and any salt left behind can eat into body panels. Removing it requires a thorough wash, which includes: Continue reading 4 Vehicle Spring Cleaning Focus Areas You Can’t Ignore