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Mark your Car Care Calendar

As you’re marking your calendar for the year ahead, now is the perfect time to review the maintenance schedule for your vehicle! Take a few minutes to add reminders into your calendar for your routine car care. Staying on top of preventative maintenance is THE BEST thing you can do for your vehicle – by… Read More »

Gift Ideas for your Vehicle

The holiday season is here, and many of us are scrambling for gift ideas. Whether you’re shopping for a passionate gear head or just trying to make your daily commute safer and smoother, here are four gift ideas for your car: 1. Bluetooth Cassette Adapter – While keeping an older car can help you save… Read More »

Say “Thank you” to your Vehicle!

This month, we wanted to take a moment to say “Thank You.” At Meister Import Motors, it’s more than just car repair. Our team of certified technicians is dedicated to taking care of you, your family, and the vehicle you rely on. When you bring your vehicle into our shop for maintenance, our car care… Read More »

October is National Car Care Month!

Twice a year the Car Care Council hosts National Car Care Month, once in April and once in October. This event was created to encourage people to learn more about their vehicles. A car, on average, is the second biggest investment (next to a house) people can make. Taking care of this investment can save… Read More »

Headlight Cleaning and Brighter Bulbs

As fall days get shorter, drivers spend more time driving on dark roads where visibility can be poor. Before the short winter days are here, make sure you’ll be able to see and stay safe on the roads by checking your headlights! Headlight Bulbs When it comes to picking bulbs for your headlights, many drivers… Read More »

Three Basic Car Checks at Home

As schools are starting across Greenville, the team of certified technicians at our auto repair shop wanted to provide a quick car care course for you! 1. Visual check. Walk around the car and do a quick visual inspection. Check that your lights are working – you can’t see if a taillight is out while… Read More »

Intelligent Braking Systems

Brake systems are becoming more efficient and intelligent, but that does not mean you can ignore them and hope they will work for you when you need them most. New “Intelligent” braking systems have been in development the last 10 years, to both warn of an imminent crash and to apply brakes (if the driver… Read More »

Preparing for Summer Road Trips

Warm weather and summer vacation mean it’s the season of road trips! But before you pack your bag and hit the open road, make sure your vehicle is ready for the journey. Pack your emergency kit. Having a few supplies, like a cell phone charger, flashlight, snacks and water, can help you stay calm and… Read More »

Why you need an Alignment Check

As you drive along the roads in Greenville, you’ll inevitably encounter an imperfection on the road – a bump, pothole, crack, or uneven surface that can jar your vehicle for a brief moment. Most of the time, once the moment has passed, drivers will simply keep driving down the roads. But enough of these small… Read More »

Timing Belt Replacement FAQ

What is the timing belt? The timing belt is a rubber belt that runs through the engine in your vehicle. The belt is smooth on one side with rubber teeth on the other. These teeth engage with gears on a pulley system to move through the engine and precisely control the motion of components in… Read More »