July 2021 - V&F Auto Inc

Common Motorcycle Repairs

Common Types of Motorcycle Repairs As a motorcycle enthusiast, there’s nothing worse than going on a fun trip and having to deal with a mechanical problem. If you’ve ever had this happen to you, you know exactly what we’re talking about. Luckily, one of the best ways to prevent a significant motorcycle repair from happening […]

Scheduling Fleet Services at V&F Auto

Fleet maintenance is a bit more tricky than handling services for normal, independent vehicles. Staying organized and tracking each vehicle’s maintenance history is critical for recommending timely fleet service to keep each vehicle running safely. Here at V&F Auto Inc., we are dedicated to maintaining the fleet vehicles your company relies on. We understand how […]

Emissions 101: Getting An Emissions Test At V&F Auto

Understanding your exhaust system and emissions test can seem like a pretty daunting task, but when you break it down it’s pretty easy. Environmental regulatory agencies focus on four types of engine emissions: carbon monoxide, hydrocarbons, nitrogen oxides, and particulate matter. As more focus is placed on health and environmental issues, governmental agencies throughout the […]

Tire Service At V&F Auto

Tire service is a critical part of your annual vehicle inspection. In Massachusetts, the minimum tire tread depth needed to pass the test is 2/32 inches.  This means that all of your tires must have at least 2/32 inches of tread depth in the proper grooves, and be without any fabric breaks or exposed cords. […]

Massachusetts State Inspections: What you need to know

As we return to the “new normal” after COVID-19, and many cars get back on the road it’s important to make sure your car is up to date on all of the necessary state requirements, including a safety inspection. In Massachusetts, all registered vehicles are required to pass a yearly safety inspection. Plus, vehicles with […]