Wednesday, October 7, 2020

Service Records as a Bargaining Chip – Selling a Car for Beginners

MINT HILL, NC - If you're looking to sell your vehicle, one of the best weapons to have in your arsenal is a complete...

When Should I Service My A/C?

Mint Hill, NC - This is a slight reworking of an older article. For our entire back catalog, head to www.minthilltimes.com/category/columns/the-car-care-corner. It’s hot, folks. We...

Air Filters and Cabin Air Filters: The Basics

Charlotte, NC - We get asked a lot about air filters and cabin air filters in the shop. "What's the difference?" "How often should...

Understanding Kelley Blue Book Values

MINT HILL, NC - When you're selling a car, the hardest thing has always been determining its value. Sure, you can grab a general...

The Basics of Check Engine Lights, Part I

Mint Hill, NC - Last week, we talked a bit about what check engine lights are and what they can do. Today, we'll talk...

The Basics of Check Engine Lights, Part I

MINT HILL, NC - Check engine lights. That big orange light that everyone is afraid of. But should we be? Check engine lights are...

Laws Regarding your Window Tint

MINT HILL, NC - Window tint law in North Carolina is something we get asked about a lot. Oftentimes, we'll meet someone who has...

Getting Your Child’s Car Ready for College in a Pandemic

MINT HILL, NC - In any other given year, today's article from me would be a pretty routine one about getting your driving-age kids...

Ethanol Gas for Beginners

MINT HILL, NC - This is an updated version of one of our 2018 articles. If you'd like to read the original, check out...

Why to Choose Independent Repair Shops

When it comes to auto repair, choices have never been higher. Dealers, chains, and independent shops are abundant and your choices are only limited...

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News You Can Use: Medical Professionals Weigh In On The Flu Shot

CHARLOTTE - What is the flu shot, and why do I need it? “The flu vaccine causes antibodies to develop in the body about two...

ECHO Training Offers Firearms Training For All Ages And Skill Levels

CHARLOTTE - ECHO Training, owned and operated by Michael Pegram, offers a wide variety of firearms training and safety classes for all ages and...

2020 Summer Mint Hill Arts Show Winners

MINT HILL, NC - Mint Hill Arts recently held their Annual Summer Novant Art Show.  Sponsored by Novant Health (Mint Hill Medical Center), the...

Local Second-Grader Supports Levine Children’s NICU through Art

MINT HILL, NC - Three years ago, Vanessa Birch, mom to then-five-year-old Hazel, was confronted with a problem familiar to all parents of preschoolers:...

Fall Splendor – Raleigh’s Juniper Level Botanic Garden opens two Weekends in September

RALEIGH, NORTH CAROLINA – Juniper Level Botanic Garden, a $7.5 million gift to North Carolina State University, will open two weekends in September for...