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THINGS TO KNOW ABOUT AIRBAG RECALLS
THINGS TO KNOW ABOUT AIRBAG RECALLS

The Takata airbag recall continues to widen. But, with the recalls dating back 2014, some drivers may not be listening to the warnings as closely as they should. Here’s what you need to know. The Danger The danger is that in a crash the airbag can deploy too violently and spew metal fragments from the […]

WHAT IS YOUR CAR COLOR PERSONALITY
WHAT IS YOUR CAR COLOR PERSONALITY

The color of the month is obviously, red. Red roses. Red hearts. Red boxes of chocolates. In this case, red is the universal color of love. But for your car, what does it say? We don’t suggest that we know what your car color says about you. But, those much more attune with such behaviors say there […]

THE ‘LIGHT’er SIDE OF THINGS
THE ‘LIGHT’er SIDE OF THINGS

When you think of car care you likely think about a lot of things; tires, fluids, air conditioning, engines, and brakes.  Believe it or not the lights on your car contribute to keeping you safe when driving. If a taillight goes out you’re not going to get stranded but you could risk getting hit from […]

PREVENTING PEOPLE FROM DRIVING DRUNK
PREVENTING PEOPLE FROM DRIVING DRUNK

If you’ve ever been around a friend or family member who has had too much to drink and wants to drive home, you know it can be an awkward situation.  Those people often minimize the effects of alcohol.  You know the ol’ ‘I’m fine!’   According to advocates for safe driving at Mothers Against Drunk […]

DESERT DWELLER TIPS FOR WINTER CAR CARE
DESERT DWELLER TIPS FOR WINTER CAR CARE

Even desert dwellers can run in to roadway trouble driving in mild Arizona valley winter weather. But, a few simple steps of prevention can lead to a long road of safe driving. Begin with a basic tune-up with a GarageFly mechanic. A visit to a trusted repair expert is the best way to check your car’s vitals. […]