Category “Car Repairs and Maintenance”

Wednesday, 23 November, 2016

What Automobile Add-Ons Do I Need for Winter Driving?

Winters are probably not the best times for many drivers. The weather presents several challenges to both the driver and the vehicle on the road. Extreme cold and ice puts your vehicle’s mechanical capacity into a test. The weather may also put your driving techniques into question. However, the cold season could provide adventurous stories […]...
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Thursday, 17 November, 2016

8 Tips to Improve Your Gas Mileage

Bad gas mileage can eat up your money fast. Therefore, it is crucial that you act immediately if you find that your gas gauge seems to be dwindling at a rapid pace. Try the following eight methods of getting your gas mileage back in check. Use Premium Gas if Your Car Needs It Some cars […]...
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Thursday, 27 October, 2016

8 Great Ways to Get Your Car to 200,00 Miles (Or More!)

If you take proper care of it, your car can last a very long time. If this is your goal, you must be conscientious about taking great car of your vehicle. Follow these steps and you have a good chance of your car’s odometer reaching 200,000 or even higher. 1. Drive Cautiously and Smoothly Stepping […]...
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Thursday, 13 October, 2016

How to Check and Change Your Car’s Battery

If you have trouble starting your car, you could have a number of problems. You could have a bad battery, a bad alternator, faulty starter, security system issue, a bad sensor, or a random electrical problem. The first thing you want to do is check your battery because it is probably the least expensive and […]...
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Monday, 12 September, 2016

The 10 Most Expensive Car Repairs

As Americans, we love to drive on our miles and miles of open road. It’s no secret that we have a love affair with our vehicles. But this also comes with the responsibility of ensuring our cars are properly serviced and maintained. Not doing so can lead to some costly repairs. Below are some of […]...
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Monday, 1 August, 2016

What Is Betterment?

Most people that have dealt with a betterment charge in their auto claim think of it as “the other B word”. Working with customers in unfortunate circumstances like an accident is hard enough as it is, but explaining something like betterment on top of that is truly terrible – even more so because this charge […]...
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Monday, 18 July, 2016

How to Change Your Oil

When it comes to changing your oil, you might fall in the percentage of those that take their vehicle in to the closest service shop every three months or after you’ve driven a certain amount of miles. These recurring maintenance fees can add up quickly. Cascade Collision wants to help you save money by giving […]...
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Tuesday, 16 February, 2016

Best Websites and Books to Reference for DIY Auto Maintenance

You can save a lot by doing common auto repair and maintenance jobs yourself at home, but this requires special knowledge. Whether you are a classic car enthusiast undertaking a major restoration project or simply want to learn how to avoid expensive trips in to have the oil changed, here are some top destinations online […]...
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Tuesday, 26 January, 2016

What Are the Best Basic Auto Repair Tools to Have in Your Garage

Whether your garage contains a ’57 Chevy or a brand-new SUV, one of the best ways to spend your time is under the hood with some of your favorite tools. Whether it’s a simple job like changing the oil or a more complex task of trying to figure out why the “check engine” light is […]...
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Tuesday, 12 January, 2016

How to Take Care of Your Car During the Utah Winter Months

Although the real heavy snowfall in Utah is in the mountains, with average winter lows of around 8 to 9 degrees Fahrenheit and snowfall common throughout the state, your car needs a little winter TLC to keep it functioning properly. When the crisp fall weather reminds you that winter is around the corner, it’s time […]...
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