Category: Car Care Tips

How To Handle An Emergency Roadside Stop

May 10th, 2021 by

Emergencies can’t be foreseen, so there’s no way to know when you could be forced to deal with an emergency roadside stop. However, knowing how to react is key in handling the situation in the safest way possible. Up next, we will go through some of the main things you need to know when you

How To Keep Your Parked Car Cool In Warm Weather

July 15th, 2020 by

Not even the highest-end cars are immune to hot weather. It can turn the interior into an unbearable environment. The sun’s heat enters your vehicle through the windows and stays trapped, heating everything inside to what can be an unbearable temperature.  This temperature increase is highest during the first 15 minutes your car is parked.

Looking After Your Cars’ Interior is Easier With These Tips

June 8th, 2020 by

While the exterior is the most visible part of any vehicle, this doesn’t mean interiors should be neglected. On the contrary, looking after your car’s interior provides comfort to you and the rest of your passengers, while improving everyone’s safety and extending the lifetime and value of your car.  At USA Automotive we’ve gathered a

The Best Tips For Maintaining An Older Car

May 8th, 2020 by

Perhaps you feel sentimental towards a particular vehicle and wish to keep it running for as long as possible. Maybe you have a vintage beauty that you want to be able to drive forever? Or maybe, quite simply, you don’t believe in fixing something that’s not broken. There are many reasons why you’d want to

Why Are My Tires Wearing Unevenly?

April 17th, 2020 by

Tire tread patterns can tell you a lot about your vehicle if you know exactly what to look for. Checking your tires’ tread depth and wear condition is an easy way to know when it’s time to replace them. The overall condition can even serve as a warning sign that your vehicle needs a different

What The Dashboard Warning Lights In Your Car Mean

January 2nd, 2020 by

No matter the year, make, or model of your vehicle, dashboard lights are one of its essential components. They inform you whether the systems they’re tied to are working correctly or not. Understanding what the dashboard warning lights in your car mean is necessary to ensure a proper driving experience. These lights provide the most fail-proof

10 Tips To Maintain The Value Of Your Car

November 27th, 2019 by

Regardless of the vehicle you own, you want to keep it in the best shape for as long as possible. While many owners only worry about the value of their vehicle when the time comes to sell or trade, the truth is that there are many ways to be proactive in maintaining the value of

Why You Should Choose An Independent Car Garage Over A Dealership

November 11th, 2019 by

Although a dealership may come with brand-name power, it doesn’t necessarily make it a better option than an independent garage for getting your car serviced and/or repaired. While it may be necessary to return to the dealer for a recall issue for your vehicle, you can have your vehicle serviced at an independent garage and

Should You Buy A New Car Or Go Second Hand?

June 13th, 2019 by

If you’ve made the decision to purchase a car, one of the first questions that pops into your head is probably whether you should buy a new or used car. While only you can come up with the right answer to your specific scenario, this blog post highlights the advantages and disadvantages to both options

How To Pick The Best Tires For Your Vehicle

November 21st, 2018 by

Tires keep you and your vehicle driving safely and smoothly which is why it’s important to pick the best tires for your vehicle when it comes time to change them. Factors such as size, performance, weather and road conditions are the most important aspects to consider. We offer you a brief guide to help you