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  • Oil Changes Every 3,000 Miles

    blog postWednesday 01 January 2014

    After 29 years in business, the single most important auto maintenance advice I can give is change your oil every 3,000 miles. Here’s an impressive fact: today’s cars are built to last for 200,000 miles. Seriously. How is this possible? It may not be possible unless you are diligent about performing the single most important service on your car; namely keep the oil clean. Modern engines have onboard computers and fuel injection, which results in a very efficient engine that operates... read more

  • Car Battery Maintenance

    Wednesday 13 November 2013

    I always say that car batteries are like bananas. No matter what brand or sticker they have on them, bananas all come from similar trees. In the case of batteries, they come from similar manufacturing plants; in many cases, different battery brands come from a single manufacturing plant. Batteries are also like bananas in that the day they’re put into service, they begin breaking down. Just as every brand of banana is equally perishable, so are batteries. Although you can buy batteries la... read more

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