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April is Car Care Month

Sterling, Virginia - April is Car Care Month - Hogan and Sons Tire and Auto

 

Sterling, Virginia 

This month is National Car Care Month!  According to Carcare.com in a recent survey,

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Engine Oil – Facts and Fiction

Updated March 15th, 2017

Winchester, Virginia - Most of us are well aware that we need oil in our vehicle's engine in order for them to operate properly. The main job of your engine oil is to ensure that all of the different moving parts ...

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Virginia Vehicle Emissions Inspections – What Do I Need To Know?

 

Updated March 15th, 2017

Sterling, Virginia - For most residents driving vehicles in Virginia, there is a mandatory Vehicle Emission Inspection that your vehicle must undergo. In the following article we look at some of the frequent questions that users have regarding the Virginia State Emission’s Inspection.

Which vehicles require inspection?

According to the new 2006 laws of the Virginia Vehicle Emissions Inspection, all cars that are powered by gasoline or diesel engines are required to be inspected and must pass the emission inspection bef ...

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What's The Big Deal About Oxygen Sensors?

Sterling Virginia - What's the big deal about oxygen sensors?

Updated March 15th, 2017

Sterling, Virginia - The oxygen sensor in your vehicle is constantly hard at work optimizing the performance of your car. The oxygen sensor monitors the emissions of your car as well as the oxygen to fuel ratio of your fuel injector.

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How Do Oil Changes Extend the Life of My Car?

Updated: March 8th, 2017

Sterling, Virginia - Oil changes are one of the least expensive and simp ...

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