Car Care Tips

Tips to keep your car on the road.

  1. Safety 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.

  2. Maintenance 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.

  3. Maintenance 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 […]

  4. Maintenance October 26, 2017

    Where Can I Get My Car Inspected in VA and What Can I Expect?

    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 […]

  5. Safety 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 […]

  6. Safety January 6, 2017

    5 Tips for Preparing Your Vehicle for Cold Weather

    While winter weather can be a pretty sight, it presents a slew of challenges to you and your vehicle. Cold weather ensures the mechanical abilities of your car are working overtime. Here’s how to prepare.

  7. Safety December 24, 2015

    Tired of Seeing the TPMS Warning Light? Consider Using Pure Nitrogen This Winter to Fill Your Tires

    Tired of that tire pressure light coming on every time the temperature changes? Consider using pure nitrogen to fill your tires this winter.

  8. Safety November 20, 2015

    How to Get Your Car Ready for Winter

    Following these simple steps can keep you and your car warm and safe during the winter season.

  9. Safety October 5, 2015

    4 Things to Check After Hitting a Pothole

    Tips to follow if your car ends up hitting a pothole

  10. Safety September 21, 2015

    Why Is My Check Engine Light On?

    If your check engine light turns on, it’s important to see what maintenance is needed.

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