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Wilmington Auto Repair

Yearly Archives: 2019

Preventative Car Maintenance: Tips to Avoid Expensive Auto Repairs

Preventative Car Maintenance: Tips to Avoid Expensive Auto Repairs

Owning a car or truck is quite a financial commitment. Your vehicle needs regular infusions of gas and oil to work, as well as maintenance on a long list of systems and parts in order to run properly. Tires need to be kept at the right pressure. The battery needs to stay charged. Wipers need to be replaced. Headlights burn out. Tail lights need replacing. The list goes on and on. However, there are ways to reduce maintenance and repair costs over the life of your vehicle. We've all heard stories of a driver who finds themselves stranded, hundreds of miles from home, facing a pricey repair. And in each of these stories, the driver "never saw it coming." But in fact, there are many things you can do to anticipate issues and keep your car or truck running longer. When you carefully care for your vehicle, you can go for years, even decades, without a major repair. In this article, we discuss some of the most expensive repairs you'll face. We'll also offer preventati ... read more


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