Category Archives: Safe driving

Prep Your Car Now For Winter

Fall car care

Fall is the best time to prep your car for the winter. Here’s the short list for maintenance you should do now. OIL & FILTER CHANGE Regular oil and filter changes should be part of your regular maintenance year-round but it’s especially important in colder weather. Thick or dirty oil has a harder time pushing […]

Checklist for Summer Car Care

Summer car care tips

Many people bring their vehicles in for a tuneup before cold winter weather arrives. But regular maintenance during the summer months is just as important, especially if a road trip is on your calendar. Here’s a basic car care checklist to ensure a smooth ride this summer.  Tires  If your vehicle doesn’t have an internal sensor, manually check […]

Best Cars for New Grads

Best cars for teens

High school graduation is just around the corner and many parents may be thinking about a new car for the new grad. Here are some things to consider when you’re out shopping for a new vehicle for a young driver. Bigger Not Necessarily Better As a parent, your gut instinct may be to put as […]

Prepare for the First Ride of the Season

Motorcycle maintenance

Spring is finally here. For motorcycle enthusiasts, that means it’s time to get your bike ready for ridin’ season. Here are some musts before you head out for your first ride. PREPARE YOUR RIDE CHECK THE OIL.  If you didn’t change the oil before storing your motorcycle for the winter (shame, shame), start the season with fresh oil […]