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Summertime Car Troubles

July 1, 2016 1:54 am Published by

Summer is here and you may have already taken some time off work so you can hit the road. Before you get started on that road trip, have your car checked out by your local mechanic in Tennessee for the following repair concerns. Check the Battery and Electrical System Excessive engine and outdoor heat can cause the fluid inside of your vehicle’s battery to dry up and cause the battery to malfunction.  If there is an issue with your vehicle’s alternator or an electrical problem, it could also prematurely drain your battery and interfere with its ability to hold a... View Article

Rivergate Auto – Fun Car Facts

June 17, 2016 1:01 am Published by

As an automobile owner, you probably think that the owner’s manual is the only thing you need to read to know all there is about cars. However, everything that is interesting about vehicle is not going to be inside of your owner’s manual. Here are some fun and weird car facts that you should know. Which Pollutes More the Horse or the Car? If you think cars are the source of transportation that causes the most stink and pollution to the local community, you may want to go back in time to before vehicles were invented. When horses were the... View Article

Get Better Mileage Out of Your Vehicle

June 3, 2016 6:20 pm Published by

If you are looking for a way to save money on your vehicle, how about making some changes to improve its mileage? One expense that really adds up is fuel. If you cut back on the amount of fuel your car needs to drive, you’ll increase its efficiency and keep more money in your wallet. Along with keeping your vehicle regularly serviced by your local mechanic in Tennessee, here are ways you can get more mileage out of your ride. Replace Your Mass Air Flow Sensor This component is responsible for measuring the amount of air the engine receives while... View Article

DIY Carwash Hacks

May 20, 2016 11:05 am Published by

If you are looking for some cheap, fun and weird ways to keep your car clean this summer, you’re in luck. We’ve compiled a short list of carwash hacks that you can use to give your vehicle the shine it deserves. DIY Carwash Hack for Dirty Windshield Wipers One common reason your windshield may always seem to be dirty and streaked up is not keeping your wiper blades clean. One way you can keep them clean is with ammonia and water. Pour ¼ cup of ammonia into approximately a quart of water. Dip a soft cloth into the mixture, wring... View Article

Nashville Hit and Run Repairs for Mechanical Damage

May 6, 2016 5:30 pm Published by

One common trend that seems to be on the rise when it gets warm outside hit and runs. This type of fender bender has the potential to damage so much more than just your precious vehicle. Although, they can be deadly occurrences, our focus for this post is mainly on the type that leave cosmetic and mechanical damage to your car. You need to know where to go for  hit and run repairs in Nashville. It is required in most states to have a minimum level of auto insurance coverage in order to maintain the legal right to drive on... View Article