December 7, 2017
Catching Up With Kirk Cousins
Our customers have been saving money on their oil changes on Tuesdays this football season with Touchdowns for Markdowns, which knocks $2 off for every touchdown Kirk Cousins throws and $5 for every one he rushes. You can find this week’s recap here. Kirk is also well-known among our readers for his grandfather’s van, which […]
November 30, 2017
How Tire Tread Depth Affects Stopping Distance
You know that tires should be replaced when they get worn down. This article explains why replacing tires will keep you safe and when you should purchase new tires.
November 23, 2017
Why is My Car Shaking?
Your vehicle could be shaking for a variety of reasons. This article can help you diagnose the cause.
November 16, 2017
Why Fluids are Crucial for Proper Vehicle Maintenance
Most people know that regular oil changes are necessary when it comes to good vehicle maintenance, but there are actually several different fluids that play crucial roles in your car’s ability to function. If these fluids run dry, it can result in major damage to parts of the car, rendering it unsafe or drive or even unable […]
Virginia Tire & Auto
November 9, 2017
Meet Dan Viteri – General Manager at Virginia Tire & Auto
When you think of who works at an auto repair shop, your mind probably immediately goes to the mechanic. They’re the person that does the repairs, and at a smaller shop, they might be one of the only employees. While the mechanics and their work are at the core of the business, there are a […]
November 2, 2017
How Does Cold Weather Impact Tire Pressure?
If you’ve lived in Northern Virginia for the past few winters, you know that Mother Nature doesn’t kid around in this area! While cold weather and snow most obviously affect visibility while driving (and scraping your windshield and rear window is the one thing you can’t skip), a change in outdoor temperature will affect your […]
October 26, 2017
What to Expect When Your Car is Inspected in Virginia
Ah, the annual car inspection. It’s practically a rite of passage for Virginia drivers. While some bemoan and dread it, it doesn’t have to be a difficult process. If you take some time to learn about what goes into a car inspection and what you can do to prepare before your appointment, this can be […]
October 18, 2017
How Saving Loudoun’s Littles Inspired Virginia Tire & Auto to Keep Your Kids Safe
On Tuesday, Oct. 10, the team Virginia Tire & Auto’s South Riding store in Loudoun County held one of its free car seat inspection clinics. Over 20 local parents came to ensure that their children’s car safety seats were properly installed and inspected by a trained and certified professional. A trained professional? Is that really […]
October 11, 2017
Car Maintenance is Crucial for Northern Virginia Commuters. Here’s Why.
You don’t need to work in a car maintenance shop to know that life in Northern Virginia is tough on your vehicle. After all — we’ve got a lot of traffic. How much traffic, you ask? More, in some places, than you will find anywhere else in the United States. The I-95 South corridor that […]
October 4, 2017
Kirk Cousins needs your help to change the world.
Doug Williams — the former Washington Redskins star and the team’s current senior vice president of player personnel — was asked about what kind of players can take the team back to its championship ways. He had a firm answer. “Number one,” he said, “character matters.” If that’s the case, the Redskins have the right […]