How Can I Tell if My Car Repair Shop Is Trustworthy?

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Everyone has heard stories about auto shops upselling parts or recommending unnecessary services. Unfortunately, some shops do use this shady practice, banking on people’s unfamiliarity with car maintenance. Granted, if you’re not already an expert, the world of auto repair can sound like a foreign language. But what can laymen do when they need auto… Read More


7 Steps to Take After a Deer Accident

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Wildlife collisions have become increasingly common over the years. As complex highway systems encroach upon animal habitats, more wildlife find their way into urban areas and onto roads. There are between one and two million animal collisions every year, many of which are deer accidents. Take these steps after such a collision and learn how… Read More


6 Reasons Why European Car Brands Are a Better Buy

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When it is time to trade in your old vehicle for an upgrade, there some questions that get discussed on car lots across the United States. Should you shop American or European car brands? While American brands have a lot going for them—including lower prices and less frequent maintenance needs—there are several reasons that European… Read More


Why are Millennials Paying More Car Repair Costs?

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Car repairs are expensive. Yet, for some Americans, those costs may be significantly higher. A new Ally Bank survey conducted by Harris Poll examined car repair costs. They found that the average American spent a little under $2,000 over the last five years on vehicle maintenance and repairs. Yet, millennials spent more than drivers over… Read More


The Top Five Tips for Getting Your BMW Ready for the Fall and Winter

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Cool early mornings and late evenings tell us that fall is on its way. While September retains a bit of the summer’s heat, it won’t be long until colder temperatures take hold of the Bay area. As we begin the transition into fall and winter, your BMW will benefit from some key maintenance procedures. Our… Read More