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How to Buy All Season Tires

How to Buy All Season Tires

 

 

Fairfax, Virginia - Changing your tires according to the seasons of the year can be a hassle and expensive, many drivers in moderate climates choose to purchase all-season tires.  The type of tire that is right for your vehicle depends on the climate you live in.  Summer, winter ...

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Do I Need to Rebuild My Engine?

Updated May 18th, 2017

Fairfax, Virginia - For most vehicle owners, the last phrase you would ever want to hear from your professional mechanic is "engine rebuild"; it sounds intimidating at best, and downright frightening at worst. The good news is that due to the high level of training that today's professional mechanics are exposed to, as well as the unprecedented sophistication of modern auto repair shops, an engine r ...

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What is the True Cost of Not Maintaining my Car?

Updated May 18th, 2017

Fairfax, Virginia - It's amazing how quickly time can fly, especially when you think about keeping track of your regular car maintenance appointments. Before you know it, you may go 6 or 8 months without getting an oil change, and it won't even feel like it's been three weeks. Some people inadvertently neglect to take their vehicles into the shop for routine maintenance due to this strange "time warp" phenomenon, while others skip out on getting certain services done due to ...

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Why is My Car Leaking Oil?

Why is my car leaking oil?

 

Fairfax, Virginia - You've seen the spots in a parking lot, oil stains left behind by cars over time. You might have even seen these oil stains in your own driveway. So, you might ask, "Why is my car leaking oil?"   ...

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How Often Should I Replace My Air Filter or Oil Filter?

How Often Should I Replace My Air Filter or Oil Filter?

 

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