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Monthly Archives: April 2023

What Are the Benefits of a Pre-Purchase Inspection?

What Are the Benefits of a Pre-Purchase Inspection?

Are you planning to buy a used car? A pre-purchase inspection (PPI) should be essential to your buying process. A PPI is a thorough evaluation of the vehicle's condition by a professional mechanic before you buy it. It is a proactive approach that can save you from purchasing a lemon and prevent potential future issues. If you want to learn more about how a pre-purchase inspection can benefit you, keep on reading. Ensures the Vehicle's Condition: A PPI provides an accurate assessment of the car's condition. A mechanic can identify any issues that may be present, such as engine problems, transmission issues, or potential safety hazards. The mechanic will check the car's overall performance, brakes, tires, suspension, steering, and exhaust system. They will also check for rust and body damage. Helps You Make an Informed Decision: Getting a PPI will help you make an informed decision when buying a used car. It will give you a detailed r ... read more

6 Tips to ensure your vehicle will have A/C all summer long

6 Tips to ensure your vehicle will have A/C all summer long

The Summer heat is coming Sacramento! Is your vehicle ready?   Make sure that your vehicle is ready for the heat, top off fluids, take the winter tires off, and most important here in Sacramento, make sure your HVAC system is functioning properly! Here are some tips to ensure your vehicle is ready to keep you cool all summer long!   To keep your car's air conditioning (A/C) working properly all summer long, you can do the following: Check for leaks. Most air conditioner failures are caused by refrigerant leaks. Look for grease or wet spots around air conditioning components such as hoses, fittings, and compressors. If you suspect a leak, have it repaired by a professional technician immediately.    Clean or replace the cabin air filter.  Cabin air filters keep dirt, dust, and, debris out of the air conditioning system and cabin. If the filter is dirty, the effectiveness of the air conditioner will be poor and the cooling will not be effici ... read more