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The DeBroux Automotive team knows a thing or two about cars, trucks and classic cars. The team at our family-owned business is bursting with automotive news, repair stories and information they can’t wait to share. Check in regularly to learn maintenance and repair tips and tricks from its mechanics, the latest news circulating in automobile circles, and any ongoing special offers from DeBroux.
Questions to ask my mechanic
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…

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Is it Better to Buy or Lease a Car?
Driving Tips, Maintenance   •   Thursday July 28, 2022

You need a new car, and you’re wondering what your options are. You know you can choose to lease a car or buy one, but how do you know which is best for you? Don’t worry – you’re not alone. In this blog, we’ll take a look at leasing a car vs. buying one and…

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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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4 Easy Ways to Take Care of Your Car’s AC System
Classic Car Repair, Cooling System, Driving Tips, Maintenance   •   Tuesday April 26, 2022

Cold air: it’s a refreshing addition to any car – especially in the heat of a Florida summer. If you want to stay cool and comfortable this summer, knowing how to take care of your car’s AC system is critical. In this blog, we’ll discuss a few simple ways to take care of your car’s…

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5 Tips on How to Prolong the Life of Your Car
Brakes, Cooling System, Driving Tips, Maintenance, Tires   •   Monday March 28, 2022

A car is one of the biggest investments we make. Because of that, it’s smart to find ways to prolong the life of your car.  The longer your car lasts, the less money you will have to spend on replacing or repairing the vehicle.  Fortunately, we are here to help. In this blog, we will…

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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…

life of your tires
5 Tips to Extend The Life of Your Tires
Brakes, Driving Tips, Maintenance, Suspension Systems, Tires   •   Thursday January 20, 2022

Tires: they’re not exactly the sexiest topic in the world of auto repair and maintenance. But we’d argue that they are one of the most important.  For your car to be safe and reliable on the road, it needs great tires that can grip the road and distribute the weight of your vehicle. In this…

classic car restoration
Is Classic Car Restoration a Good Investment?
Battery Service, Brakes, Classic Car Repair, Cooling System, Maintenance, Mufflers & Exhaust Systems, Suspension Systems, Tires   •   Thursday December 30, 2021

There’s nothing like a beautifully restored classic car. Whether you see them at a classic car show or cruising down Main Street on a sunny Saturday, they’re enough to take your breath away. Classic car restoration can be a rewarding hobby, but it’s not for everyone. If you’ve ever wondered whether restoring classic cars is…

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Why is Antifreeze Important in Florida?
Classic Car Repair, Cooling System, Driving Tips, Maintenance   •   Saturday November 20, 2021

Florida is a warm state. On average, we have the mildest winters in the entire Continental United States – with temperatures seldom dipping below the 40-50 degree range.  You might ask, then, why any of us in warm climates need antifreeze in our cars. Isn’t that stuff reserved for frigid climates that endure weeks of…