• Tips for Driving in Hot Weather

    Tips for Driving in Hot Weather

    High temperatures can put stress on your car and make you and your passengers uncomfortable. These tips will help you and your vehicle stay cool whether you’re staying in Wisconsin or going on a summer road trip. Check Your Fluids Coolant: Good antifreeze doesn’t just keep the coolant system from freezing in the winter, it

  • Paint Finishes: How They’re Created, and How They Affect Collision Repair

    Paint Finishes: How They’re Created, and How They Affect Collision Repair

    There’s more to an automotive paint job than just color. With finishes including flat, matte, pearlescent, candy and more, there are a lot of ways to change the look of your car. Here’s how auto body technicians get these looks, and how they can affect the way your vehicle is repaired. What Goes into Painting

  • Modified Cars and Collision Repair

    Modified Cars and Collision Repair

    Americans love modifying their cars, whether we want to add some creature comforts, building a track day toy, explore off-road trails or just have something that looks cool. What happens when your modified car is involved in an accident? Is the damage covered by insurance? How do performance and appearance parts affect collision repair? Can

  • The Dangers of Eating and Driving

    The Dangers of Eating and Driving

    Distracted driving resulted in almost 3,500 accident deaths nationwide in 2015, and while texting gets most of the attention, most of us underestimate the impact eating and drinking has on our driving. In a survey of 1,000 drivers by ExxonMobile, 70% of drivers admitted to eating behind the wheel and 83% to drinking non-alcoholic beverages

  • Items You Shouldn’t Leave in Your Car

    Items You Shouldn’t Leave in Your Car

    Sure, you know not to leave your pets or your kids in your car in the summer, but what about valuables and other objects? If you leave one of these items in your car, you could end up with a mess, be an easy target for thieves, or risk serious injury. Temperature In the summer,

  • Getting Your Car Back in Shape After Winter

    Getting Your Car Back in Shape After Winter

    Wisconsin winter weather can be a big challenge for your car: you need to put together an emergency kit, switch to winter tires, make sure the battery is healthy, and do what you can to keep salt at bay. After winter ends, you might only switch to summer tires. However, there’s more that you should

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