May 2020 - V&F Auto Inc

Three Reasons You Shouldn’t Skip Your Next Alignment Service

Alignments are one of the services that are easy to skip—many drivers don’t notice how poor their vehicle’s alignment is, and how necessary this service is, until there’s a serious problem. When should I bring my car in for an alignment? An alignment service is important to do when: You notice uneven tire wear. You […]

We are OPEN! And we’ve added a few new perks to help you get through COVID-19.

We are remaining open during the COVID-19 pandemic as we service a wide variety of vehicles in which our community relies on including emergency and delivery vehicles. We’re extending our pick-up and delivery service. Please know we have extended our pick-up and delivery service to all customers to help minimize the impact and provide peace of […]

Common Symptoms of a Failing Brake Rotor or Disc

Similar to gas mileage, the wear and tear on your brakes will vary depending on where and how you drive. Disc brakes tend to wear out faster because they slow the vehicle by creating friction with the brake pads, and will eventually need to be replaced. Maintaining your disc brake rotors is critical to the […]

Is it safe to drive a car with ABS light on?

The ABS light a dashboard warning light that is tied to sensors in the anti-lock brake system. These lights are usually yellow or orange or even red in some vehicles. They typically look like the letters ABS in a circle and flanked by two parentheses, or just letters ABS. What is ABS? The anti-lock braking […]

Tell-tale Signs That Your Engine Is Due for Serpentine Belt Maintenance

Serpentine belts can be tricky to maintain. As a critical part of the engine, these belts are super tough. They’re typically made to last up to 90,000 miles but they won’t last forever—and a broken belt means a broken down vehicle. Because they’re so durable it can be hard to notice signs of wear and […]

Time For An A/C Check

Summer is almost here! And it’s time for an A/C check. Getting your AC examined and recharged now– in the early summer before the heat gets unbearable– is the best way to ensure it will work properly all season long. Starting Things Up Starting your A/C up for the first time after the winter can […]

Car Battery Replacement: When is it time for a new battery?

No matter how well you treat your vehicle, car batteries will wear out every few years and need to be replaced. Before you go out and buy a new car battery at your local auto parts store, it’s important to investigate with your mechanic to make sure that’s the right fix for your existing car […]