Thursday, August 6, 2020

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...

Your Owner’s Manual and You: A Crash Course, Part II

One of my favorite features of an owner's manual is the inclusion of some basic part numbers. Take for example light bulbs. Light bulbs...

Your Owner’s Manual and You: A Crash Course, Part I

Your owner's manual is perhaps the most in-depth, complex, thorough piece of reading material you own. It has everything from basic specs to complex...

Tips and Tricks for Making Your State Inspection Process Easier

State inspections, while a great tool to help keep the air clean, the roads safe and property taxes paid, is a bit of a...

Understanding Your Car’s Air Filters

As we enter the warmer months, you may see local shops offering filter specials, ours included. If you're wondering what these filters do, here's...

Right Where it Hertz: Former Rental Cars May Be Hitting the Used Car Market

If you're in the market for a used car, you may be in luck. A slew of them might hit the market. You may remember...

Three Cost-Effective Things to Keep around Your Car

One question we're always asked at the office goes along the lines of "what can I keep in the car to make life a...

North Carolina’s Phase I – Getting Back to Driving

So, faithful North Carolinian, Phase I is rolling out across the state and you're getting back to driving. Maybe you're going back to work...

What Tires Are Right For Me? A Guide for Tire Decision Making, Part I

Often times when our customers come in for tires, we'll get asked: "what tires should I go with?" That's a fair question. The ins-and-outs...

Bent Wheels and What to Do About It

Bent wheels, although much rarer than they used to be, are annoying, bad for your car's suspension, and just plain expensive to fix. If...

Featured articles

CMS Follows NCHSAA Guidelines – Fall Sports and Scholarships in Play

Mint Hill, NC - We reached out to the Athletic Directors at Independence and Rocky River High Schools for feedback on fall sports, athletes,...

Mama K’s Kettle Corn Opens in New Location

MINT HILL, NC - Mama K’s Kettle Corn is open in its new location next to Sammy’s Snowballs! Owner Debbie Carver entered the Kettle Corn...

Parents Respond to State, CMS Plan for Schools in Fall

CHARLOTTE - In mid-March, schools across the country closed their doors as part of the nationwide effort to slow the spread of COVID-19, pushing...

A Nurse’s Nightmare – From The Frontlines Of The Pandemic In NY

MINT HILL, NC - "The hospital was a battlefield,” recounts Mint Hill's Janaria Nash, MBA, MSN, RN, of her recent deployment to work on...

Servant’s Heart Receives $175K COVID-19 Relief Grant

MINT HILL, NC - Servant’s Heart is thrilled to have received a $175K grant from Mecklenburg County to assist local families coping with the...