Why Isn’t My A/C Working?

Summer weather is here and our vehicle’s A/C’s are coming back on! When you first get into your hot car, there’s nothing that feels better than that ultimate chill blasting out of the vents. However, when you crank up the A/C only to have hot air blasting your already furnace-y vehicle, it’s time to visit […]

Memorial Day | Tips & Specials

Thanks to a three-day weekend, Memorial Day is a popular time to travel and a great time to plan a road trip. Memorial day is a time we often use to visit family and friends, hold cookouts or barbecues, and get out of town for some much needed rest and relaxation. Most importantly, it’s an […]

Your Main Street Mechanic : Here For You During COVID-19

Crazy times, right? A global pandemic has slowed down our normally fast-paced lives, swept fear across the world, and required us to come together as communities more than ever. We want to let you know that we are here for you. We hear you. We care about you. We’re taking all the extra steps we […]

How Often Should You Change Your Brake Pads?

When and how often should you change your brakes?  The braking system on your car is one of the most, if not the most, important safety system in your car. Most braking systems in consumer vehicles consist of brake pads behind each wheel that clamp down on a round disc of metal called a rotor […]

All About Oil Changes

This month we’re going to talk about all things engine oil and oil changes. Oil changes are often the most frequent routine maintenance your car undergoes, and if you’ve are or have been confused about oil changes, we’re going to set the record straight.  The reason vehicles need frequent oil changes is to keep engines […]

How to Jump Start Your Car In Winter

Jump starting is often the best way to start a car with a dead battery. It doesn’t fix the problem with the battery, but it should allow you to drive your vehicle to World Class Auto Repair to be diagnosed and repaired. This sounds easy enough, but have you ever learned the proper and safe […]

Dead Car Batteries In The Winter

It’s happened to almost all of us. You head out on the first cold day of the year to work or take your kids to school. You’re surprised by the cold and tell yourself you’re not ready for winter. You climb into the car and turn the key. Instead of the engine roaring to life, […]

Preventative Maintenance for Safety and Longevity

As vehicle technology has advanced, the average age of vehicles on the road has risen. The average age of vehicles is more than 11.5 years! While this is very happy news that owners are able to get more use and miles out of their vehicles, the discussion on long term maintenance is becoming more and […]

Dealerships Vs Independent Repair Shops

When it comes time to service your vehicle, you want it to be fast, affordable, convenient, and high quality. You have the option to take it to either an independently owned shop or a dealership. With a dealership, you’re looking at stiff rates and a by-the-book approach. A recent survey conducted by ConsumerReports.com found that […]

What To Do When Your Car Starts To Overheat

It’s summer and it is getting HOT out there. Vehicle and engine overheating is common and when it happens, you need to do something about it RIGHT AWAY. As soon as your engine starts overheating, there are a couple steps you need to take immediately to minimize potential damage. Immediately turn off the A/C, turn […]