Car Care Tips

Tips to keep your car on the road.

  1. Maintenance June 25, 2015

    Virginia Vehicle Inspection Checklist

    Before taking your vehicle for a Virginia State Inspection, we advise you to visually check the following items on your vehicle to save you time and hassle.

  2. Maintenance June 18, 2015

    How To Get the Most Miles Out of Your Car

    How to keep your car running smoothly for years

  3. Maintenance June 4, 2015

    Is It Time to Replace Your TPMS System?

    The Tire Pressure Monitoring System ensures safe driving, improves fuel economy and increases tire life by proactively alerting the driver to an underinflated tire. Replacing the unit before it fails is money well spent.

  4. Maintenance May 28, 2015

    5 Easy Ways to Maximize Tire Life

    Read more to learn proven and effective ways to extend the life of your tires.

  5. Maintenance April 16, 2015

    How To Maximize Your Car Battery’s Life

    With routine maintenance and care, you can get the most use out of your car battery.

  6. Maintenance April 2, 2015

    The 411 on Hydroplaning

    What is hydroplaning and how can you avoid it?

  7. Maintenance March 25, 2015

    Common Car Noises and What They Mean

    Don’t ignore any sound your car is consistently making for an extended period of time. Ignoring the sound won’t make it go away and usually, neglecting the issue adds additional expenses to repairs.

  8. Maintenance November 26, 2014

    Tire Rotation: Why Is It Important?

    Tire rotation can help you significantly prolong the life of your tires and save you money! Click here to learn how.

  9. Maintenance November 10, 2014

    Oil Change Intervals at Virginia Tire & Auto

    At Virginia Tire & Auto, we recommend that customers change their oil as often as their vehicle manufacturer instructs.

  10. Maintenance September 26, 2014

    Brakes: Frequently Asked Questions

    Here are answers to some of the most frequently asked questions about brakes.

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