Summer weather means t-shirts, BBQs, and best of all - road trips! There are so many great road trips to take this summer, but before you gas up and get driving, you need to be sure your car is in top shape.
This is the time of year that the days begin to get shorter, the leaves are turning beautiful shades of red and orange, and the weather is going to start getting colder seemingly by the hour (sometimes by the minute, depending on your location).
Shop around. Take your vehicle to a few different repair shops (three is a good number), and get an estimate from all of them. If they all say the same thing and the prices are within the same range, you can feel confident
Although winter car care gets more publicity, there's no reason to neglect your car come summer time just because the weather is nice. Here are a few things you can do during summer time to keep your car in tip-top shape.
Do-it-yourself (DIY) car care is catching on as a way to save money on routine service visits to mechanics, and that's a good thing. Doing your own maintenance isn't just good for your wallet, but it helps you learn about how your car works.