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10 Tips for Keeping Your Car Running Smoothly All Year Long
Battery Service, Brakes, Computer Update, Cooling System, Maintenance, Mufflers & Exhaust Systems, Tires, Transmissions   •   Monday May 22, 2023

As a vehicle owner, you want to keep your car running smoothly. You also want to lengthen the life of your vehicle and avoid expensive repairs. Of course, you do! After all, nobody likes the surprise of an enormous mechanic’s bill. Fortunately, it is possible to achieve these goals and keep your car running smoothly…

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Top 10 Biggest Mistakes Car Owners Make
Brakes, Computer Update, Driving Tips, Maintenance, Tires   •   Thursday December 29, 2022

Owning a car is a big responsibility. Every car needs routine auto repair, including checks for your brakes and the occasional oil change. Unfortunately, delaying maintenance is one of the biggest mistakes car owners make. In this blog, we will discuss common car ownership mistakes, and break down how you can keep your car running…

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Transmission Maintenance: 5 Most Common Questions
Computer Update, Driving Tips, Maintenance, Transmissions   •   Sunday November 27, 2022

The transmission is one of the most critical parts of your vehicle. As you drive, the transmission moves the power from your engine to the wheels. Over time, parts in your transmission can wear out, causing significant issues for your vehicle. Fortunately, you can avoid these issues with routine transmission maintenance.  In this blog, we…

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What Questions Should I Ask my Auto Mechanic When my Car Needs Repairs?
Battery Service, Brakes, Classic Car Repair, Computer Update, Cooling System, Driving Tips, Maintenance, Mufflers & Exhaust Systems   •   Monday August 29, 2022

Your car needs repairs, and you know it’s time to visit the mechanic. It’s been a while since you visited a repair shop, and you’re wondering how to do your due diligence. You may wonder, “what should I ask my auto mechanic?” If so, you’re not alone.  In this blog, we’ll explain the top questions…

What you Need to Know about Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS)
Computer Update, Driving Tips, Maintenance   •   Wednesday June 29, 2022

Each day, about 17 thousand car accidents occur in the US.  About 6% of those car accidents involve fatalities, and most were caused by human error. What if there was a safer way to hit the road? What if cars could help reduce human error and make driving safer for everyone? Now they can, thanks…

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Avoid High New Car Prices – Maintain the Car You Have!
Battery Service, Brakes, Computer Update, Driving Tips, Maintenance, Tires   •   Friday May 27, 2022

A new car sounds fun, but buying one will cost you. Since May of 2021, new car prices have increased an incredible 13.5%.  Even if you could afford to pay an arm and a leg, new cars lose 20 to 30% of their value the minute you drive them off the lot.  Fortunately, there’s an…

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5 Tips to Save Money at the Gas Pump
Battery Service, Computer Update, Cooling System, Driving Tips, Maintenance, Tires   •   Monday February 28, 2022

Gas prices are surging right now. According to the latest consumer inflation reading, energy prices have spiked by 34% in recent months, reaching their highest level since 1982.  If you’ve been feeling pain at the pump lately, you are not alone. Fortunately, there are ways to increase your vehicle’s fuel efficiency. In this blog, we’ll…

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Are Dealerships Better Than Independent Mechanics to Fix My Car?
Battery Service, Brakes, Classic Car Repair, Computer Update, Cooling System, Maintenance, Mufflers & Exhaust Systems, Suspension Systems   •   Saturday July 24, 2021

When your car needs an oil change or routine service, where do you turn? If you’re like most car owners, you wonder whether to head to your local dealerships or an independent shop. Don’t worry – you’re not alone. Many people aren’t sure where to go for their car repair needs. As it turns out,…

Fleet Maintenance
Why Fleet Maintenance is Extremely Important to Your Bottom Line
Battery Service, Computer Update, Cooling System, Maintenance, Mufflers & Exhaust Systems   •   Monday March 16, 2020

If you want your company to be as efficient as possible, safeguarding your vehicles and drivers is essential. After all, your fleet is what allows you to get the job done, and unnecessary truck repair only costs you downtime and negative customer impressions. In this post, we’ll talk about why fleet maintenance is so essential,…

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Automotive Computer Reflashing Can Help You Avoid Costly Repairs
Computer Update, Maintenance   •   Sunday October 8, 2017

Your car won’t start, sputters when you hit the gas, gobbles up fuel, shakes when idling or experiences a variety of other problems. What’s going on? Bring it to DeBroux Automotive and let them perform an Automotive Computer Reflashing. What is Automotive Computer Reflashing? Also known as flashing, reprogramming, programming or reconfiguring, this specialty repair…