Monthly Archives: November 2014

How Tire Alignments Save You Cash

How Tire Alignments Save You Cash

You had your car inspected, and the mechanic cautioned that you might need a Wilmington Delaware alignment soon. What does this mean, and how can you tell when it is time to take your car in for an alignment? We’ll help you out with three surefire signs that the time is right to align. Your tires are wearing unevenly – The biggest indicator that you need to have your car re-aligned is uneven wear and tear on the tires. Periodically inspect the tire treads. If the back tires have more wear and tear on the inside, you either carry too much cargo in your trunk or you need to have the vehicle aligned. Your car is pulling to the left or the right – When your car drifts or pulls to one side or the other, it is out of alignment. For many drivers, this can be one of the primary ways that they tell that their car has a problem. Your steering wheel doesn’t drive straight in the str ... read more

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Friendly Auto Repair in Wilmington, DE

Friendly Auto Repair in Wilmington, DE

Shopping For Auto Repair in Wilmington, DE When it comes to choosing an auto repair shop, Wilmington, DE has plenty of options to choose from. It’s important to remember, however, that not all auto repair centers are run the same way. If you do a little research, you could find a place that not only takes care of all of your automotive service needs, but makes the experience easier and more convenient than ever before! At Paul Campanella’s auto repair centers, we are completely focused on our customers. We have two locations in ASE Certified Technicians, and have gone through rigorous trainings and testing to get where they are today. They also keep up with the latest automotive repair trends.We Include a Free Car Wash & Vacuum. When you bring your car in for service, we complete the job by w ... read more

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5 Car Service Repairs That Cost More Now And Less Later

5 Car Service Repairs That Cost More Now And Less Later

Car owners know that regular maintenance and tune up services are crucial for keeping your car running smoothly. However, there are some auto repair services that our skilled experts at Paul Campanella’s Auto & Tire Center can easily identify, and take care of for you, before they cause you a costly breakdown. Our ASE certified technicians have created a list of 5 car repairs you can have taken care of today, that will save you time and money tomorrow. Timing Belt & Serpentine Belt Replacement Accessing these belts inside your vehicle can be is no easy car repair. If one of your belts is compromised, or needs replacing, it’s beneficial to have them both replaced. The philosophy is the following. You have a bad belt and it must be fixed. It takes added man hours to get to the belts. You might as well r ... read more

Getting a Tow in Wilmington, Make It Easier

Getting a Tow in Wilmington, Make It Easier

While you might not know when you’re going to towing in Wilmington, DE, there are certain things you can do to better prepare yourself if the situation does arise. Check out these four tips that our expert mechanics and professional tow truck drivers have assembled to make your next tow easier. Know A Couple Towing Companies Make sure you always have the phone number of a reliable towing company as well as a back-up towing company on hand. If your go-to towing company is having a busy night, you could be stuck awhile. Especially if you feel you are in an unsafe area, make sure to call another company to get their estimated wait time. Know your auto repair shops information If you have a trusted auto repair shop that you always visit, make sure you have the name, phone number, and address of the shop written down somewhere in your car. This will save you the hassle of trying to figure it out wh ... read more

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Pre Winter Tire Check List

Pre Winter Tire Check List

Stay Prepared Nature Is Predicting A Cold Winter The Farmers Almanac is predicting that the winter in Wilmington Delaware (north east coast) is going to be nasty. The following lists a few hints from mother nature that predict a tougher winter. Oak trees are producing an abundance of acorns (seems everyone is talking about this one online)Geese and ducks are migrating earlyYellow jacks have made their nests extra deep this year.Squirrel activity is overly activeSpiders are building larger websPines are producing an abundance of pine cones. So what does this mean? Well. first off you should probably take these signs with a grain of salt. Nobody really knows what’s going to ... read more

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