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Monthly Archives: October 2019

How to Take Care of Your Tires

Your vehicle’s tires are a particularly vital feature of your vehicle. They're the sole element between your automobile and the road, and work properly to make sure that you're ready to accelerate, stop, and turn with accuracy. Poor tires will cause a variety of various problems, including lower fuel efficiency, tire blowouts, needing new tires more often, and more. Smart tire maintenance will protect you on the road as well as saving you cash on new tires throughout the years.  A regularly unnoticed tire service is correct tire pressure. When your tires measure low in air pressure, excessive tire wear will occur and blow outs can happen. It isn’t safe to drive with low tire pressure and it's a really straightforward fix. Typically, you can test your tire pressure and refill it at home, but if you need assistance, Family Auto Service will be happy to help.  If your tires aren’t aligned or balanced properly, excessive we ... read more

Top Five Reasons To Get Brake Repair Service Sooner Than Later

Top Five Reasons To Get Brake Repair Service Sooner Than Later

It’s October, and this is the perfect time of year to get your brake repair service performed sooner than later.  Family Auto Service deeply cares about you, your family, and your family vehicles. We understand that life gets busy and that it is easy to put off brake repair for later because you don’t have much time in your busy schedule. However, we would like to offer the top five reasons why you should get your brakes serviced and repaired this month.   In preparation for Halloween. As we approach Halloween, there are going to be a lot of petite and adorable little ghosts, goblins, superheroes, and unicorns running around our neighborhoods. Too often, the children are so excited that they forget to look both ways before crossing the road. Additionally, teenagers and adults are often distracted by their cell phones and may not see your car in time. That’s why it’s best to service your brakes in preparation for Halloween so you can avoid any unnece ... read more


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