Questions About Extended Warranties

Questions About Extended Warranties

How Long Will You Keep the Vehicle? If your vehicle is brand new and you plan to sell it before the bumper-to-bumper warranty expires, you probably don’t need an extended service contract, often referred to as an extended warranty. If you might keep the vehicle...
Why Look for an AAA Approved Shop?

Why Look for an AAA Approved Shop?

What does your lawyer, real estate agent, doctor, exterminator, plumber, electrician, barber, hairdresser, and manicurist have that your local auto mechanic, or factory dealership service technician does not have? Give up? All the listed professions have minimum...
Transmission Tips

Transmission Tips

Check the Fluid Level Regularly The fluid in an automatic transmission operates the clutches, provides cooling and lubrication and even drives the vehicle. So few things are more important than proper fluid operating level for keeping the transmission working. Most...
The Lease Is Over…Now What?

The Lease Is Over…Now What?

The lease is over!  Your car lease is about to end and now after 3 or 4 or 5 years of faithful monthly payments you are going to surrender the vehicle and walk home. Well you probably won’t have to walk, but you won’t have enough equity in the car you paid on for all...
Picking A Body Shop

Picking A Body Shop

Thankfully most of our customers never find it necessary to become experts on the procedures involved in getting an accident damaged car repaired. The average family has to deal with a wrecked car only once every 7 years. It is important that when your car is damaged...
When Do I Fix It, When Do I Replace It?

When Do I Fix It, When Do I Replace It?

Should I fix this car or replace it? Allan & I hear this question at least a couple of times a month. There are a lot of factors to consider when making the decision to keep or replace a car. Here are some of the things that we like to consider when giving advice...