• 6 Tips to Help Avoid Car Theft
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    6 Tips to Help Avoid Car Theft

    Better enforcement and improved theft prevention technology have led to a rapid decline in vehicle thefts over the past 15 years, but the FBI estimates around 521,000 personal vehicles are still stolen in the U.S. each year. On average, each stolen vehicle incurs about $6,000 worth of damage, whether it’s lost, damaged during theft, or

  • How to Get Better Gas Mileage From Your Car
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    How to Get Better Gas Mileage From Your Car

    Even when gas prices are low, filling up can take a major chunk out of your wallet. Whether you drive a hybrid or a big SUV, there are plenty of ways to improve your vehicle’s gas mileage. Change Your Driving Habits In modern cars, the fuel injectors shut off when the car is moving and

  • How to Avoid Hitting a Deer
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    How to Avoid Hitting a Deer

    The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHSTA) estimates vehicle collisions with deer account for over one billion dollars in damages, 100,000 injuries and 150 fatalities each year. These tips will help keep you and your car from being part of these statistics. When, Where and How Deer Appear Deer are active all year, but they’re

  • Why Buff Your Car?
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    Why Buff Your Car?

    Buffing is almost a dark art in the world of auto detailing: if you believe all the talk about it, it can do anything from removing a small scratch to making the damage from a major collision disappear. In reality, it’s usually the most intensive repair that can be made to existing paint, but it

  • How to Take the Stress Out of Holiday Travel
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    How to Take the Stress Out of Holiday Travel

    It’s holiday season again, and that means long car trips to visit relatives. Want to make this year’s travel a little less stressful? These tips will help you plan ahead so you can get to your celebration and skip the headaches. Get Your Car Ready Ahead of Time If your car needs maintenance or a

  • Watch Out for Trick-or-Treaters!
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    Watch Out for Trick-or-Treaters!

    Trick-or-treating is great fun, but when you think about it, it seems like a perfect recipe for disaster: kids dressed in awkward, dark costumes running around neighborhoods at night focused on candy and not the vehicles they share the street with. It should come as no surprise that there are double the pedestrian accidents on

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