Hot Tips to Keep You Cool This Summer

In heat of summer, there’s never a good time for the air conditioning to break down. When traveling with elderly or very young passengers, keeping cool becomes especially important. Here are a few tips to ensure your A/C is working properly: DO: Have the engine cooling system maintained and inspected regularly. Have drive belts inspected

Know your warning lights.

 This is the oil pressure warning light. Some vehicles have both an oil pressure light and an oil level light that look very similar. Check your manual to familiarize yourself with these important symbols.   The oil that lubricates your engine needs to be under pressure. If the oil pressure is lost, metal to metal

Tire Safety: Did you know?

Important Tire Safety Facts • A tire can be as much as 50% underinflated before it is visibly noticeable. According to the Car Care Council tire pressure should be checked at least once a month. • Only 15% of drivers properly check their tire pressure. • More than half of drivers wrongly believe that the

It’s Tire Safety Week.

Properly maintaining your tires not only improves gas mileage, it is also critical to your safety. It pays to choose wisely and care for them regularly. Proper maintenance begins with your choice of tire. Don’t choose your tires based solely on lowest price or appearance. Tires should be chosen to correctly match your vehicles recommended

Is your car road trip ready?

Whether it’s a week long vacation or just a day trip, don’t hit the road without performing some basic checks to keep your car running safely on long rides this summer. Check your spare. When was the last time you checked the air pressure in your spare tire? The side of an unfamiliar highway is