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Auto Repair for Traveling the Road Ahead

April 22nd, 2014

tires columbus ohioIn this economy, we do almost anything to save money. From extreme couponing to down grading many facets of our life, saving money is more important than ever. However, how much money will skipping necessary auto repair or maintenance save you in the long run? The average American spends roughly $120 annually on oil changes, while the average transmission will cost nearly $4,000. Let this put into perspective: while saving a few dollars now might seem like a frugal idea, in the long run might be incredibly costly.

Simple auto repair such as tune-ups and oil changes will not only increase the life of your vehicle in the long term, but improve the performance, maneuverability and fuel economy in the short term. Regular auto repair also helps to improve the safety of your vehicle. Often small problems cannot be detected ...[more]

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Is Your Vehicle Ready For Holiday Travel? - Boyds Tire

November 14th, 2013

Is Your Vehicle Ready For Holiday TravelIs Your Vehicle Ready For Holiday Travel? Many people have concerns about taking their cars on long trips, especially if their cars are getting on in years or mileage. The truth is … long trips are actually easier on your car than day-to-day driving, but a breakdown far from home can really ruin your fun. A few simple checks will stave off many common problems. As with most things, it's best to start early. Here is a simple check list for preparing your car for Holiday travel.

Two to four weeks before you go

  • Get any major repairs done. If your car needs major repair or maintenance, do it at least one month, before you travel. That will allow plenty of time for any problems rela ...[more]
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Do You Ask the Right Questions? - Boyds Tire

August 29th, 2013

car-repair-servicesYour mechanic or auto repair technician should possess the same qualities that you expect from your doctor and dentist; namely trust and reliability. Car owners have a lot at stake when seeking vehicle maintenance and repairs, it's very important to find the right auto repair technician. There are three categories of inquiries you should make about his business: the skill level of the workers, the price of the work being done and, finally, the policies and extra services. Let's take a look at the some recommended questions.


 

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Using Auto Mechanics to Answer Questions and Keep Your Automobile in Excellent Condition - Boyds Tire

September 14th, 2012

As a culture, we are deeply reliant on our vehicles. From the daily work commute, to soccer practice and school meetings, to a leisurely road trip, we need a reliable vehicle to make our daily lives flow smoothly. To keep your car, truck or SUV in working order, all it takes is a little knowledge, some maintenance, and a trusted mechanic.

Most great mechanics and shops will have knowledgeable technicians on hand to answer a variety of questions. In this technological day and age there are many of these shops with fantastic websites that offer tips, tricks, prices, specials, and you can even email questions, receive quotes, or schedule appointments. It’s really never been easier to compare prices and do a little research of your own before heading into your auto mechanic.

Everyone knows the basics of car maintenance, you need to get oil ...[more]

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Trust Your Automotive Mechanic - Boyds Tire

March 6th, 2012

Auto MechanicAutomotive service mechanics are trained professionals that fix and service cars and/or light trucks that have been broken down or have performance issues. They are trained professionals who have experience as well as the knowledge to diagnose and fix automotive vehicles back to manufacture standards.

The auto mechanic industry has changed dramatically over the years. It used to be just simple mechanic repair, but over the years with the changing technologies, cars and trucks today are getting more intricate being run by electronic systems and computers. With the new electronic systems and computers it makes it easier for mechanics to see how well the car or truck is performing by just plugging it into a computer.

There are many different types of shops that offer different types of auto repair services. Some shops may ...[more]

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