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Oil Brand Switches Are Engine-Safe

Many people believe that it will hurt an engine if you use a different brand of oil than what was used to “break the engine in.” This simply is not true. Try to not directly mix different oil brands together. Companies have their own patented blends and additives. Between oil changes however, it is perfectly safe for your car’s engine to switch brands.

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Replacing Your Windshield Wiper Blades is Important: Here's Why

If you own a vehicle, you understand just how important things like oil changes and tire rotations are. Chances are you might not know about windshield wiper blade replacement, though. This is actually an important part of caring for a vehicle.

Your windshield wiper blades are designed to move over the surface of your windshield is a smooth, simple motion. 

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Proper Tire Pressure Can Combat Blowouts

As a car owner, you should know how to do basics preventative maintenance like checking your tire pressure. That is why our team here at [DEALER] of [CITY] want to tell you how staying on top of your tire pressure can help to avoid blowouts.

When tires are over or under inflated they are much more susceptible to uneven wear and thus blowouts. 

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There Are Simple DIY Fixes for Your Headlights

Over time you are sure to see your headlights begin to fade and become less effective. This happens for a couple of different reasons. The first being that your bulbs are going to dim and wear out as they get closer to burning out altogether. 

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The Two Types of Spare Tires: Temporary Compact and Full-Size

Are you thinking about purchasing a new set of tires? If you are, you might also want to consider your spare tire as well. There are two basic types of spare tires that you can buy: the full-size spare and the compact temporary spare.

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What's Important About the Timing Belt?

Your car has a variety of belts that help it to operate in the appropriate manner. If one of the belts break, the engine can malfunction. This is especially true if the timing belt breaks. 

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Get More Horsepower for More Power

When shopping around for a vehicle, people normally want to know how much horsepower is under the hood. So, what exactly is a measure of horsepower? One horsepower is the same as a pony hauling 33 pounds for one minute.

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Is it Time to Have Your Brakes Serviced?

Being able to stop your vehicle is crucial for your safety and the safety of other drivers and pedestrians around you on the road. You need your brakes to function properly so you can stop quickly and safely. Your vehicle's braking system is made up of many intricate parts that must be routinely checked and maintained to make sure everything is working smoothly.

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