Spring is right around the corner, which means now is the perfect time for some auto maintenance. Whether you’re looking to keep your vehicle spotless or you’re simply hoping to extend the life of your car, there are a number of things you can do to keep your vehicle in prime condition. While you can do much of this maintenance yourself, don’t hesitate to bring your car to the Carl Hogan Automotive service center. According to Autotrader, spring cleaning applies to your car as well. Washing and waxing is a good way to remove road grime and dirt from the exterior, and a fresh coat of wax will keep the Read More →

When making your New Year’s resolutions this year, don’t forget to consider vehicle maintenance goals. Change the Oil Oil plays three major roles in the engine block: lubricate, cool, and protect. The engine is comprised of fast-moving parts that can damage one another if they aren’t properly lubricated. Fresh oil obviously performs its jobs better than old oil. Additionally, old oil can strain and potentially damage your vehicle’s engine, since it doesn’t protect the cooler parts of the engine, provide adequate lubrication, or remove excess heat. Check the Tire Pressure Drivers who neglect their vehicle’s tires can experience a rough driving quality and reduced fuel economy. Avoid this by regularly Read More →