Summertime's Here - Is Your Car Ready?

May 31st, 2014

Tires & Auto Repair St. Lucie, FL

Summer means vacations, and vacations mean road trips and long hours on the interstate. Is your car ready for the hot weather and long miles? You might want to go over a few items on this short checklist…

Tires – Too often, we just take our tires for granted. As long as they’re holding up, they don’t get a lot of consideration, but it’s a good idea to check them before setting out on any long trips. Look for things like uneven wear and run your hands along the tread to feel for any irregularities. Check the tread wear – if you can stick a penny in the tread, Lincoln’s head pointed down, and the tread touches the top of his head, you’re still within minimum tread de ...[more]

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