Keeping You Safe During COVID-19: Online scheduling, pickup, and more!

We’re proud to be serving our community—even during these challenging times. Due to the recent and rapidly changing situation regarding COVID-19, we’re shifting to help our customers get the best service possible. Here are a few of the options we’re offering. Schedule your appointment online. At V&F we’re proud to offer online scheduling for all

V&F Auto Sales: This week on the lot!

This week we’re showcasing some of the top listings from our current inventory, taking a deeper dive into the features, options, and conditions of each vehicle. Here are a few of the pre-owned vehicles for sale right now at V&F Auto in Agawam, MA.   2017 GMC Sierra 1500 SLT This 2017 GMC Sierra 1500

Disinfecting Your Car During the Coronavirus Outbreak

While it’s important to practice social distancing and government guidelines over the next few weeks, there are some trips that will be unavoidable—going to the store, visiting the pharmacy, or going to work if you’re one of the many people who continue to serve our community. If you’re venturing out, here are a few things

Maintenance at V&F Auto: Belt Repair

Belt replacement is a key part of auto repair and preventative maintenance.  Thanks to modern manufacturing, many of the belts in your engine can last months or even years but that means that replacement recommendations have also had to change and adapt. When do my belts need to be replaced? Most mechanics will probably suggest

5 Simple Ways to Take Care of Your Brake Lines

Similar to gas mileage, the wear and tear on your brakes will vary depending on where and how you drive. And determining just how long they’ll last depends on several factors. These simple tricks and tips can help you maximize the life of your braking system—from the brake pads to the brake lines—and help keep

Brake Repair at V&F Auto: Broken Brake Pads

Brake repair is one of our most common service requests. While your brakes are built to last a while, these components are under an incredible amount of stress whenever you drive—making them prone to wear. In this article, we’ll take a close look at one of the most important braking components: brake pads. How They

Keeping You Safe During the Coronavirus Outbreak

A Message From the V&F Auto Team: As you know, the coronavirus pandemic is affecting the entire world and our immediate community at a very fast rate. The world we live in today is the unfortunate, perfect platform for something like this to spread quickly with our advanced forms of public transportation and small degree

3 Benefits of Replacing Your Engine Air Filters

Your engine air filter plays a big part in how your entire engine functions. Here’s why you should consider a replacement: 1. Contaminants can impact the fuel-air mix. When you push your gas pedal, the engine releases a very specific amount of fuel from the tank. The fuel mixes with the oxygen running through the

Auto Repair: What happens when an axle shaft breaks?

  A broken axle shaft is a pretty serious repair. If your axle shaft breaks, it can cause all sorts of problems for your transmission system. Here are a few of the most common questions we get. What are the signs and symptoms of a broken axle? Here are five signs and symptoms to watch

Spring Service: Torn Wiper Blade Replacement

Windshield wipers are a key safety feature but even the best wipers are prone to deterioration over time. Harsh sun, moisture, oil from cleaners and waxes, airborne dirt, and other debris can create cracks or tears, like the one pictured. Here are a few things you can do to keep your wipers in good shape: