8001 Minnetonka Blvd.


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Friday: 7am – 5pm

6407 West Lake Street


Mon-Thu: 7am -6pm
Friday: 7am – 5pm

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Safe Driving Tips this Spring

by | Apr 27, 2017 | Car Care Tips, Driving Habits, General Car Maintenance, Road Trips



It is important to bring your vehicle in for the recommended maintenances it needs. If you are unsure of what maintenance needs to be done at what interval, we can help set up a schedule for you. We can inspect the parts and components to see if anything needs replacing. If you notice an issue with your vehicle at any time, make sure to bring it in as soon as possible. By doing so, you can help prevent further issues from forming, as well as a costly repair bill. This can help increase your safety when you drive.



While driving, make sure to stay alert. If you feel drowsy, pull off to a safe place to rest. This is a recommended safety precaution for you, as well as other drivers on the road. Also be aware of the vehicles around you. The visibility should the best it can be when you drive. This should include checking the windshield, windshield wipers, and all of the lights on your vehicle.



Also remember to avoid hitting any potholes. If you hit a pothole, you may end up doing more damage to your vehicle than you realize. This is because hitting the pothole can do damage to the tires, alignment, steering, and suspension. If you hit a pothole at a high speed, you can run the risk of damaging a part immediately. Sometimes hitting a pothole is unavoidable; so make sure to bring the vehicle in as soon as possible if you do. Also remember to go to the regularly scheduled maintenances, so your vehicle can be properly inspected.