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Preparing Your Car For Winter

Winter is on its way, and while it is known to be pretty hot here in New Mexico, we aren’t exactly strangers to the cold! After you’ve finished moving your sweaters and flannel sheets out of storage, it might be time to prepare your car for winter too! Today we will discuss a few effective Read the full article…

Are You Having Trouble With Your Alternator?

How much do you know about your car? While many drivers know the basics such as a dead battery or faulty breaks, it can be hard to diagnose other problems early on. Today we will talk about your vehicle’s alternator, and signs of damage you should watch out for. Remember, noticing the signs early on Read the full article…

Signs of Transmission Trouble

One of the most important components of your vehicle is the transmission. This is the bell shaped-part underneath your vehicle that changes gears, making your car run smoothly and correctly. When your transmission goes out, multiple problems could surface including loss of certain gears, slipping, and loss of power. In order to keep your transmission Read the full article…

Now, as we’re in the dead of summer, more and more clients are coming to us with broken air conditioners! Now, we can assure you that the drive to the shop with a broken A/C is not a fun one, so it is best to recognize the symptoms of a failing A/C. That way, you Read the full article…

Summer Gas Mileage Tips

With the summer in full swing here in New Mexico, temperatures aren’t getting any cooler. There are tons of ways for you and your family to beat the heat, from trips to the pool or quiet days in the A/C, but what about your car? Changes in temperature can negatively affect your gas mileage, but Read the full article…

4 Signs You Need To Get Your Car Brakes Checked

While every aspect of your car is important, your brakes are something that needs to be in tip-top condition. It’s a car maintenance task that is overlooked a lot of the time, but car brakes that are in poor shape can really affect the way your car drives. Here are five signs that you need Read the full article…

Signs that You Need New Shocks or Struts

Many drivers forget to replace their shocks or struts at the recommended time, especially if they do not stick to a regular maintenance schedule. However, your shocks not only make your drive more comfortable, they also help keep you safe. Watch for these common signs that you need new shocks or struts. Rough Ride Perhaps Read the full article…

Signs of a Bad Alternator

When you start experiencing electrical problems with your car, there’s a good chance it could be related to your alternator. You might even be surprised at how the various parts of your car’s electrical system affect your vehicle. Keep an eye out for these common signs of a bad alternator. Needing a Jump The most Read the full article…

Staying Safe after an Auto-Accident

Nobody likes to deal with an auto-accident, and our first instinct is to get out of our car and inspect the damage- but you should think twice before rushing out of your vehicle. Depending on the circumstance of your accident, you could still be in plenty of danger after an auto-accident. Read on to learn Read the full article…

8 Things You Should Always Keep in Your Car

If you’ve ever been stranded on the side of the road with an overheated engine or flat tire, you know the importance of an emergency kit for your car. While most drivers know to keep a spare tire, tools, and jumper cables in the car, there are many equally important items that get easily overlooked. Read the full article…