Is Your Ride Staying Cool This Summer?

Many people are planning their annual summer vacations. Road and Travel Magazine gives the following tips for summer car care before your trip: The certified automotive technician should check the following during this inspection All fluid levels, including engine oil, transmission fluid, radiator fluid, power steering fluid, brake fluid, and windshield washer. Tire pressure and tire tread Read more...

How to Understand Car Parts

Are you confused about how car parts work and what kinds of maintenance and up keep your car needs. Gary’s Automotive is here to help you. We found this really easy to understand article over at How Stuff Works. To read the article click on the following link:

Vehicle Inspection

Car Registration Inspection Only non-residents require a safety vehicle inspection during their first car registration. You can do this at the DMV office during your car registration appointment; the safety inspection is free. In addition, most cars require smog and emissions testing at least once in a while, including for the first registration. Emissions Exemptions All Read more...

California Cellphone Laws

The new Wireless Communications Device or Cellphone Law (effective January 1, 2009) makes it an infraction to write, send, or read text-based communication on an electronic wireless communications device, such as a cellphone, while driving a motor vehicle. Two additional cellphone laws dealing with the use of wireless telephones while driving went into effect July Read more...

Preventative Auto Maintenance

Your car is your second most important investment and it works hard! It runs you and your family to work, school, activities, shopping and so much more. Most people can’t afford the lost time or major expense if your car breaks down. Doing preventative auto maintenance is important to your car or auto. Report after Read more...


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