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How To Properly Clean Your Vehicle

How To Properly Clean Your Vehicle

Photo by Adrian Dascal on Unsplash How To Properly Clean Your Vehicle There's nothing like a clean vehicle. It looks good and it smells good, too. But if you're not cleaning your car correctly, you could do more harm than good. If that sounds like you, don't worry: we've got some tips on how to clean your ride safely and effectively!   Make sure you have the right equipment. You're going to need a few things to get started. You'll want a garden hose, car wash soap, and some kind of sponge or soft cloth. A bucket is also handy; fill it with water so you don't have to keep running back and forth from the faucet whenever you need more liquid.   A brush with long bristles is excellent for scrubbing around your vehicle's tires and wheels and any other tough-to-reach areas like bumper crevices. And while we're on the topic of brushes...a vacuum ... read more

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Do You Own Some Old Tires From Your Vehicle? Here Are Some Projects That You Can Do To Recycle Those Old Tires!

Do You Own Some Old Tires From Your Vehicle? Here Are Some Projects That You Can Do To Recycle Those Old Tires!

Do You Own Some Old Tires From Your Vehicle? Here Are Some Projects That You Can Do To Recycle Those Old Tires! Photo by My Life Through A Lense  on Unsplash Do you have old tires in the backyard? A few you’ve been meaning to take to the dump in your garage? If you want to get rid of your old car tires but don't know what to do with them, we have the perfect ideas! You can create these unique art pieces just by recycling old car tires. These projects will help you beautifully reuse the tires and save money simultaneously!  Use your old tires in the garden. One of the most common ways to reuse old tires is to put them in the garden. Whether you want to paint them, cover them in something, or let the old tire be the highlight, you can use them as raised beds or planters. This video shows a few more creative ways to create a luxurious garden using your recycled tires ... read more

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Summer Is Here!

Summer Is Here!

Photo by Olav Tvedt on Unsplash   Get your vehicle's air conditioning system serviced before the family road trips!  It is time for a vacation with your family, and you're planning on taking them on a road trip! But remember that summer can be one of the hottest seasons of the year, and it is always a good idea to be prepared. For this reason, you must have your vehicle's air conditioning system in good condition before going on the adventure.    This month's blog will share why it is essential to have your air conditioning ready. If, for some reason, your A/C is not working, remember that our expert auto mechanics can help you with air conditioning system repair.    Why is it ... read more

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How to Know When You Need New Brakes

How to Know When You Need New Brakes

Photo by Benjamin Brunner on Unsplash How to know when you need new brakes  Many car owners don't consider constant brake maintenance a priority until something goes wrong. If you're one of those owners, don't mistake procrastinating on your vehicle's brakes, and ensure to check them often. In this month's blog, we will share some tips on knowing when it's time for new brakes.  Your vehicle's brakes may not be something you think about very often, but they're one feature that should always be in top working condition. Although brakes are clearly an essential part of any vehicle, they're quietly working hard to bring us safely to a stop.  Signs you need new brakes. Old brakes don ... read more

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Why You Should Always Carefully Avoid Potholes on the Road

Why You Should Always Carefully Avoid Potholes on the Road

Photo by stux on pixabay   Why You Should Always Avoid Potholes On The Road Ever hit a pothole so hard your head touched the roof of your car? Well, we hope you’ve never experienced something that extreme, but we’ve all done something pretty close. Potholes seem to jump out of nowhere.    Unfortunately, we have little control over where they are, how deep they get, and when they will be filled in. If you’ve got that one pothole you always know is coming up, and you slow down or move around it on the road to avoid it, you’re doing the right thing. Safely shifting your car to go over a pothole rather than into one (while not getting in anyone else’s lane or too close to the sidewalk, of course) or slowing down your vehicle is the smartest thing you can do when it comes to potholes. But why?   Potholes ar ... read more

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How often should you change your oil fluids?

How often should you change your oil fluids?

Photo by Robert Laursoo on Unsplash   Have you checked your oil fluids today? Do you know how often you should change them? If you don't, on this month's blog, we will explain how often you should change them so you can prevent more significant issues with your vehicle.    If you ask different people for advice on when to change your vehicle oil, you will get a thousand different responses and might be confusing about who has the correct answer. The number of times you need to change your vehicle oil depends on your car's engine.    Motor oil: It is essential to check your motor oil regularly, as having it with a low oil level can cause your vehicle many issues.    Transmission oil: Chang ... read more

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10 Holiday Gifts for the Car Lover in Your Life

10 Holiday Gifts for the Car Lover in Your Life

Photo by Mink Mingle on Unsplash   Do you know someone who is a car lover and wants to give them something special as a gift during the holidays? In this blog, we will share with you some great gift ideas that car lovers will love!    Finding gifts for a car lover can be a challenge! For this reason, we will give you some ideas, so you don't have to worry at the last minute trying to find a perfect gift for your particular car lover.    Portable Car Charger: It can be not only a perfect gift but also a great emergency tool in case your vehicle runs out of battery in the middle of the road.    Clothing with car logos: Clothes are always an ideal gift for everyone; in this case, you can never go ... read more

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What to Expect When Bringing Your Vehicle To Convoy Auto Repair

What to Expect When Bringing Your Vehicle To Convoy Auto Repair

Photo by christian buehner on Unsplash Finding the perfect Auto Repair Service for your vehicle can be a stressful mission! Luckily, our expert auto mechanics team at Convoy Auto Repair Services in San Diego, CA, can listen to your concerns and put their part in to help get your vehicle done as quickly as possible!  For over 40 years, Convoy Auto Repair has been providing its service to the San Diego community and continues satisfying its customers with every auto repair service! At Convoy Auto Repair in San Diego, CA, you can expect the best auto repair service in the region, as they genuinely care about their customers and the service they provide. Some of the auto repair services that you can expect are:  Fleet Repa ... read more

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10 Car Repairs You Shouldn’t Put Off Before School Starts

10 Car Repairs You Shouldn’t Put Off Before School Starts

Photo by Aaron Huber on Unsplash    Having your car ready before school starts is an important thing you should have on your to-do list, as not having it ready can be a struggle. You want to ensure it is working correctly to prevent any accidents, and it can be easy to move from class to class.    In this blog, we will show you ten car repairs that you shouldn't put off before school starts!   Oil Change: Make sure to get your oil changed often. If you need help, remember that we are here to assist you!    Changing a flat tire: Your car's tires are like your feet! They need to be in excellent condition to make sure you are safe on the road and move from place to place without any issues.    Changing car battery: We all know that it is a ... read more

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Most Important Services For Your Vehicle

  Welcome to our blog for July! For this month, we will be talking about some of the most essential services for your vehicle that you should consider. Of course, as your car takes you everywhere you want, you should always make sure to have it in the best conditions.  Your car deserves the best treatment as it takes you wherever you want within minutes! For this reason, you should inspect it often and take it to the mechanic if you notice a problem with your vehicle. And below are some of the most essential services for your car that you should have in mind.  Check and replace your wiper blades: You should be able to clearly see any obstacles on the road to prevent an accident during unpredictable weather. Car blades wipers get in bad condition as we don't use them often, but old wiper blades leave streaks that are difficult to see many of the times. For this reason, you should inspect them often and take the time to learn how to change them!&nbs ... read more

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