Is it time for new wiper blades?

Wiper blades may not be the most exciting topic, but they are pretty important. Most of us have had an experience when a sudden snow or rain storm hits while we're driving; then when we turn on the wipers – nothing but streaks. This can be especially disconcerting at night when the glare of on-coming

Windshield damaged? Small windshield chips can cause big problems

If your vehicle's windshield has a small chip or crack, don't ignore it, fix it. According to the non-profit Car Care Council, disregarding a small crack now could lead to bigger problems later. "Windshield damage may happen unexpectedly, and should be fixed as soon as possible," said Rich White, executive director, Car Care Council. "A neglected

When spring cleaning, don’t forget your car!

Winter in New England leaves vehicles looking worse for wear. When the warm weather returns and you start thinking about your spring cleaning list, don’t forget your car. Follow these steps to protect your investment and get ready for those summer road trips. Change your air filters. If you haven’t changed your air filter and

August is Brake Safety Awareness Month

Is it time for new brakes? | Brake Safety Awareness Month

Your brakes are the most important safety system in your vehicle. Neglecting your brake system’s warning signs can cause increased repair costs or worse, no brakes at all. Time to get your brakes checked.   Other trouble signs are: pulling to one side while braking a pedal that feels harder or softer than usual to