Windshield wipers are one of those things you never think about until you need them, and by then it’s too late. There’s a good chance you haven’t changed yours since summer, so it might be a good idea to inspect them before rainy weather catches you off guard. National Brake & Muffler in Griffin has compiled a few windshield wiper tips here for you.
Exhaust systems are one of the most neglected aspects of most vehicles. Exhaust pipes, catalytic converters, and mufflers are exposed to heat, emissions, and road damage. While your exhaust system is fairly simple and straightforward, these conditions mean it is inherently prone to rust and damage. As a result, this system is often one of the first systems you will have trouble with on your car.
Nobody knows your vehicle better than you; if you suspect it isn’t driving the way it used to, there’s a good chance you’re correct. The truth of the matter is there are countless reasons and remedies for such a broad subject, but National Brake & Muffler in Griffin has compiled a list of a few common problems that can cause a vehicle to drive poorly.
Halloween is probably the most stressful day of the year to be on the road. Traffic is a mess, there are people everywhere, kids are running through the streets, and it’s dark outside. Here are some tips from National Brake & Muffler in Griffin for driving this Halloween, to ensure you, your kids, and everyone else has a safe trick or treating experience.
Everyone from car mechanics, to your uncle that works on cars, has at some point given you advice concerning engine oil. The fact of the matter is that while we are familiar with words like “synthetic” and “oil weight,” many people don’t know exactly what the terminology means, or why common knowledge about oil exists in the form that it does. At National Brake & Muffler in Griffin, we keep things clear and simple. The more you know about your car, the better equipped you are to keep it maintained, and we know a thing or two about cars. We have compiled a short list of common myths for you, most of which you’ve heard, but maybe never second guessed.
Buying a used car can be a risky endeavor, but also a rewarding one. Buying used, even if the car is close to new, will save you a lot of money compared to the price of a new car off the lot. However, there are some inherent risks that come with purchasing a used car; here is how to best avoid trouble.
Coolant is vital to your engine. Without the right type, amount, and proper circulation of coolant, your engine won’t last long. How do you know when it’s time to check it or replace it? National Brake & Muffler in Griffin has the answers.