The hot summer months can put your car under extreme stress. You can help yourself and your car by being prepared for the heat and what it can do to your car. Proper maintenance and upkeep go a long way in combating the effects of weather conditions, especially the long hot days of summer. Take a look at our summer car care tips below, and keep your car running smoothly all summer long.
Check Your Battery
We often associate the coldest months of the year as troublesome times for our car battery, but the hot summer months and extreme heat can have more of an impact on your battery than the cold. Excessive heat and vibration are a battery’s worst enemies. These factors cause internal breakdown and eventual battery failure. You won’t be able to stop the weather from being hot during the summer, but you can make sure your battery is securely mounted and [...]