At St Lucie Battery & Tire, we know that everyone is trying to get a few more miles out of their vehicles and make their auto repair dollars go a little farther. Every spring, automotive maintenance comes to the front and center since April is National Car Care Month! The folks at the Car Care Council would like to remind you of a few things to take note of for National Car Care Month…things that may just help keep your car on the road and running right a little bit longer!
Tires: It’s easy to take your tires for granted, but it’s also a big mistake. Check your tires regularly for signs of excess wear and remember that front tires that are worn on the inside or outside edge most likely mean an alignment pr ...[more]
When considering the safety of your vehicle, what features first come to mind? Perhaps airbags, or seatbelts, but what about tires? Easily overlooked, tires are undoubtedly one of the most important safety features of any vehicle. No matter where the road may lead, furnishing your vehicle with proper tires to combat any weather condition and driving situation is imperative to vehicle safety. Whether you are coming to an abrupt stop, driving through a light drizzle, or going home on the afternoon commute, having correctly maintained tires could prevent a tire or tread related accident.
Technicians of St. Lucie Battery and Tire understand the importance of servicing tires and maintaining road ready auto repair. The store manager of S ...[more]
by: Hank Smith
There are few things more freeing than taking a drive during the summer months. Whether you are cruising around town or going cross-country, there is something simplistically wonderful about the sun on your skin and wind in your hair. Despite our fun in the sun, summer heat can take a devastating toll on our vehicles. There are a few regular summer auto repairs to make yourself aware of before heading out on these warm summer drives.
Always pay attention to the running temperature of your vehicle, especially during the summ ...[more]