No Need to ‘Warm Up’ Modern Vehicles in Cold Weather
It is that time of the year when many motorists wonder if they need to let their vehicle “warm up” or idle before driving. In fact, today’s modern cars are ready to drive in cold temperatures without excessive idling, says the Car Care Council.
The idea of idling before driving dates back to when cars were b... Read More →
Posted on February 08, 2019 |
Jim’s Winter Blog
Get Winter Ready!
Every year, your vehicle needs to be ready for our Colorado winter. The last thing we want is to get stranded out in the cold in Colorado. We need our vehicles to be safe and reliable. It's a good idea to get caught up on any neglected maintenance items anytime – but the stakes are higher in th... Read More →
Posted on October 11, 2018 |
When To Replace Your Serpentine Belt
You know that long belt that snakes around the front of your engine? It’s called the serpentine belt. The serpentine belt is driven by the engine as it turns. It powers your alternator, air conditioning compressor and power steering pump. On some vehicles, it also runs the water pump, radiator fan and power brakes.... Read More →
Posted on September 10, 2018 |
Prepare for summer
How to Prepare Your Car for a Road Trip
Many people have concerns about taking their cars on long trips, especially if they drive older or high-mileage cars. The truth is that long trips are actually easier on your car than day-to-day stop-and-go driving, but a breakdown far from home can slam the brakes on your v... Read More →
Posted on June 12, 2018 |
Spring Car Care Tips
All across the country, winter is winding down. With more sun and rising temperatures comes an entirely different strategy for car care. Fortunately, we're here to help. Here are six simple tips to help you care for your vehicle as winter makes way for spring.
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Posted on March 14, 2018 |