February 2022 - V&F Auto Inc

In Case You Missed It…. We Guarantee All Of Our Services!

V&F Auto Inc. is proud to be the best local auto repair shop in Agawam, MA, and one of the few to provide guaranteed auto services to all of our customers. Read on to learn more about our commitment to our customers and our community! Our Team Since 1988, our family-owned and operated service center […]

Cruise Control 101

Cruise control is the system that automatically controls the speed of a motor vehicle. The system takes over the throttle of the car to maintain a steady speed, which is set by the driver. This system controls the speed of your car the same way you do: by adjusting the throttle position.  But, instead of […]

Preparing For a Winter Storm Warning in Western MA

Here in New England, we can expect to get a few large snowstorms each winter. Below is a collection of our best tips to prepare for a winter storm warning in Western MA. Stock Your Winter Emergency Kit When a winter storm warning hits Western MA, the first thing you should do is check your […]

Five Driving Tips for All Drivers

Five Smart Driving Tips For New Drivers Five Driving Habits for All Drivers to Adopt If you’re reading this, you’re presumably interested in learning how to become a better or better driver. Driving is a routine action for most experienced drivers, and once we get behind the wheel, we don’t have to give it any […]

Signs of a Bad or Failing Muffler

In our last article, we talked about things to avoid that can make your muffler wear prematurely or become damaged. But, regardless of the precise cause, failing mufflers typically exhibit a few common symptoms to alert the vehicle’s owner that a problem exists and needs to be repaired. Below are a few of the warning […]

How to check your oil — the right way.

Ideally, you should inspect your oil levels on a weekly basis but most drivers don’t do this, especially in the freezing cold of the winter. When you are able to take a look under the hood, here’s how to check your oil—the right way. How To Check Your Oil 1) Make sure your car is […]

Important Manufacturer Milestones: 30/60/90/120K Mile Services

  Manufacturer recommended maintenance may not seem like a big deal, especially if your car seems to be running fine. But it’s not something vehicle owners should ignore. Over time, parts within your vehicle will naturally wear and break; knowing the typical lifespan of each part, manufacturers estimate these breaking points and recommend maintenance intervals […]