When Are Car Repairs Covered by Insurance?

September 24th, 2023 by
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If you’re like many people, you purchase car insurance once and never think about it again. But do you know what your policy covers if you’re involved in an accident? The different types of coverage — liability, comprehensive, collision, and more — can be difficult to understand. If you have questions about auto insurance, we’ve…

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Tips to make your car smell fresh

August 10th, 2023 by
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No one wants to feel trapped in a car with foul odors, but kids, pets, food, spills, and general mess can all contribute to those lingering smells that hit you when you open your car door. But you don’t have to dread hopping into the driver’s seat or avoid offering rides out of embarrassment. If…

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How to Clean Leather Car Seats: What’s the Difference vs Cleaning Cloth?

July 24th, 2023 by
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There’s a lot to consider when you’re purchasing a new vehicle. Upholstery is often an afterthought, but it’s important to consider the type of seats you select. Leather and cloth upholstery both have their own pros and cons. Consider your options carefully and review the cleaning regimens below to determine which is the best fit…

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Best Tips for Keeping Your Car Clean

July 17th, 2023 by
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If you spend a lot of time in your vehicle, you’ll want to make the experience as comfortable as possible. A clean car is an essential place to start. Maintaining your vehicle’s interior can transform your driving experience by giving you a fresh, welcoming place to sit during your daily commute, weekly errands, and other…

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Best toys for car rides for your little ones

July 17th, 2023 by
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The average American spends nearly 23 hours on the road with family during summer vacation. This time can either drag on painfully or be the perfect opportunity to make memories. With a bit of planning, you can stock your car with toys and accessories that will make your ride engaging, entertaining, and even exciting for…

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10 Tips For Driving In The Rain

June 7th, 2023 by
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We welcome spring in Youngstown, OH. And as the weather warms, we venture outside to enjoy our favorite activities. While the snow may not continue falling, we do see plenty of precipitation. Unfortunately, rain can keep us from enjoying those outdoor excursions, such as hiking, biking, and camping. But it doesn’t stop life completely. We…

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What Is Comprehensive Auto Insurance And Is It Important?

May 30th, 2023 by
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Picture this; you just purchased a new Buick or GMC; congratulations! Now, like all new car owners, you need to pay for car insurance to protect your investment. Unfortunately, most people don’t understand the complexities of auto insurance. Your car insurance policy has pages of information on coverages, deductibles, and limits that get difficult to…

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10 Engine parts all car owners should know

May 1st, 2023 by
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Your vehicle’s engine is a masterpiece of engineering. This massive machine’s many parts combine to create the heart of your car. Like any other machine, it requires regular maintenance to keep it in good working condition. Whether you own a car, truck, or SUV, engine maintenance is crucial, as its parts will eventually wear out…

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How to Reset the Traction Control Light on a Buick Enclave

January 18th, 2023 by
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Designed to warn drivers when something is wrong with their vehicle, your dashboard lights can sometimes come on because of a simple computer error. If this is the case, those lights can be annoying. If you’ve noticed that your traction control light is permanently stuck in your Buick Enclave, resetting it may be the only…

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Will a new timing belt make a car run better?

November 11th, 2022 by

Timing is crucial; for cooking, music, jokes, and even dating. But did you know that it’s especially essential for your car’s engine? That’s because your vehicle’s engine relies on a timing belt to remain in sync. Any error in timing can result in a loss of power, decreased fuel economy, and even engine failure. Replacing…

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