Hit the Road SAFELY this Summer!

The unofficial season of road trips has finally arrived! While they are a great way to see the country and explore, road trips can mean unexpected surprises, varying road conditions and lots of miles on your car in a short amount of time. Whether you are planning a quick weekend trip or a cross-country trek,… Read More »

KEEP IT COOL!

As temperatures continue to rise this month and we head towards summertime here in Outagamie County, you’ll most likely be using your air conditioning system more and more in order to stay comfortable while you’re driving. The one thing you DON’T want to experience this spring/summer is discomfort at the hands of a faulty a/c… Read More »

April Car Care Tips

April is National Care Care Month in the United States, with the Car Care Council encouraging drivers from coast-to-coast to take some time to assess the health of their vehicle(s). Not only does making sure your vehicle is in good shape ensure your family’s safety, it also keeps your vehicle’s re-sale value high and helps… Read More »

SPRING CLEANING

While you’re cleaning your house, office or cottage this month, don’t forget about your family vehicle! Here are a few quick tips for making sure your car is looking spiffy as we head towards summer in Greenville: WHEELS Your tires and rims have a tendency to collect unsightly elements like sand, mud and salt over… Read More »

Biggest Driving Distractions

Preventative maintenance is important for keeping your vehicle safely on the road, but just as important is safe driving practices! Every day, about 100 people die in car crashes, and 90% of all crashes are caused by driver error. Being distracted behind the wheel is dangerous, to yourself, your vehicle, and others. So put down… Read More »

The Importance of Proper Wheel Alignment

When you’re driving here in Outagamie County, you’ve got a lot to worry about with road conditions (especially in the winter!), other drivers and various hazards to contend with. As such, your own vehicle’s health and drivability should be one thing you don’t have to worry about and keeping up with your maintenance schedule is… Read More »

Washing your Car in the Winter

Does it sometimes feel like it’s next to impossible to keep your car clean during a Wisconsin winter? The constant precipitation and fluctuating temperature means that puddles, mud, etc. are tough to avoid. Even though it’s a challenge, there’s a major reason that you should make a concerted effort to keep your vehicle as clean… Read More »

Are your Tires Ready for Winter?

Now that the weather is cooling down in Outagamie County, it won’t be long before snow and freezing rain start showing up in the forecast. With the roads about to get treacherous, it’s a great time to make sure that your tires are ready to handle the slick/slippery conditions they’re soon to be tasked with… Read More »

New Car Fact Check

As the calendar turns from summer to fall, car dealerships tend to ramp up their advertising efforts to try and unload a given year’s model. Sometimes, these ad campaigns will make grandiose claims that may seem tempting to a car owner, always remember that the cost of a new car is ALWAYS HIGHER than maintaining… Read More »