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Dependable Car Care

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If you keep your car for any length of time, you will eventually need to find a trustworthy auto repair shop. Leaving your car at an unfamiliar auto shop can make one a little anxious, wondering about the quality of the work to be performed on your vehicle. How can you be confident that you will receive the best auto repair services possible? How do you know what questions to ask about the auto repair needed?

Here are three questions to ask your auto mechanic:

When leaving your car at an auto repair shop, be sure to ask for a quote of the cost, if are there any warranties, and how long will it take for auto repair services.
21
Jul
2018

If you keep your car for any length of time, you will eventually need to find a trustworthy auto repair shop. Leaving your car at an unfamiliar auto shop can make one a little anxious, wondering about the quality of the work to be performed on your vehicle. How can you be confident that you will receive the best auto repair services possible? How do you know what questions to ask about the auto repair needed?

Here are three questions to ask your auto mechanic:

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Are you starting to notice a few signs of brakes going bad as you’re out on the road? Don’t delay in scheduling a brake service to inspect your brake system and to have a needed brake replacement or repair. If you are starting to notice any of the following issues, it’s time for the help of brake repair experts:

  • Brake light comes on and stays on. 
  • Squealing, squeaking or grinding noises when using your brakes. 
  • Wobbling, vibration or scraping when braking.
  • Fluid leaks. 
  • Spongy or soft brake pedal.
  • The car pulls to one side when braking. 
  • Burning smell while driving. 
  • Bouncing up and down when you make a hard stop.

Consider the factors below that determine how long your brakes will last:

If you are wondering about the signs of brakes going bad, call your mechanic at Dependable Car Care auto center to find out more about brake replacement.
06
Jul
2018

Are you starting to notice a few signs of brakes going bad as you’re out on the road? Don’t delay in scheduling a brake service to inspect your brake system and to have a needed brake replacement or repair. If you are starting to notice any of the following issues, it’s time for the help of brake repair experts:

  • Brake light comes on and stays on. 
  • Squealing, squeaking or grinding noises when using your brakes. 
  • Wobbling, vibration or scraping when braking.
  • Fluid leaks. 
  • Spongy or soft brake pedal.
  • The car pulls to one side when braking. 
  • Burning smell while driving. 
  • Bouncing up and down when you make a hard stop.

Consider the factors below that determine how long your brakes will last:

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“Oh oh, my vehicle keeps going left but I’m steering straight! Is this a misalignment problem? What will this do to my tires? What causes car alignment problems?” Do these words sound familiar?

If you own a car long enough, you will probably experience wheel misalignment problems. It can be something that just develops over time, but it’s more likely to be caused by a specific incident. You may be asking, “What cause car alignment problems and how does it affect my driving? Simply stated, misalignment is a condition when your tires are not pointing in the same direction as the steering wheel. It can shorten the life of your tires by thousands of miles and compromise crucial steering and suspension parts, so don’t delay in having a wheel alignment service as soon as you steering problems.

Here are just a few of the incidents that may cause wheel alignment problems:

If you’re wondering what causes car alignment problems, ask your mechanic. Don’t neglect a simple wheel alignment service to preserve your tires, suspension and steering systems.
05
Jun
2018

“Oh oh, my vehicle keeps going left but I’m steering straight! Is this a misalignment problem? What will this do to my tires? What causes car alignment problems?” Do these words sound familiar?

If you own a car long enough, you will probably experience wheel misalignment problems. It can be something that just develops over time, but it’s more likely to be caused by a specific incident. You may be asking, “What cause car alignment problems and how does it affect my driving? Simply stated, misalignment is a condition when your tires are not pointing in the same direction as the steering wheel. It can shorten the life of your tires by thousands of miles and compromise crucial steering and suspension parts, so don’t delay in having a wheel alignment service as soon as you steering problems.

Here are just a few of the incidents that may cause wheel alignment problems:

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