December 2019 - V&F Auto Inc

How To Get Rid of A Minor Bumper Dent

If a dent is especially large, deep, or damages the body, there is, unfortunately, no home remedy–you’ll have to bring your can in for a repair. But, if you want to attempt to fix a minor bumper dent on your own, here are a few of our best tips: Use a plunger. If the dent is not too […]

Guidelines for Tire Repair

Sometimes, if the damage isn’t too severe, it’s possible to perform a tire repair instead of a tire replacement. Here are a few things to keep in mind when weighing your options: Can the tire be repaired? Punctures can only be repaired if they fall within the center of the tread, and are not larger […]

Used Car Sales: What you need to know about buying a pre-owned car

Whether you’re buying from a dealership, a private seller, or even a friend, buying a pre-owned vehicle can be a challenge. Here are a few tips to help you navigate process: Know your financing options.  As with any big purchase, it’s important to know your spending limits and financing options. If you’re planning to pay […]

Auto Repair At V&F: Schedule A Service Online

At V&F Auto we’re proud to offer online scheduling for all of our auto repair services! Here’s everything you need to know about making an appointment online: Browse our list of auto repair services. On the left-hand side of the page, you’ll notice a menu with red buttons, like the one shown below, which includes […]

Why You Shouldn’t Drive Around With A Cracked Windshield

It’s early. You’re hurriedly scraping your windshield as you hustle to get to work. When, suddenly, you hear it. A soft, slight pop as your scraper gets stuck in a small divot and you find yourself with a cracked windshield. Or, perhaps you’re driving down the road behind a salt truck and, despite your best […]

How To Check Your Oil Level

Ideally, you should check your oil weekly but we realize most drivers won’t do this (especially in the freezing cold of the winter). If you can, it’s a good idea to take a look at your fluid levels once a month, especially if you have a long commute or travel frequently. Here’s how to check […]