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Auto Care Tips & Tricks

We at B&M Auto Repair and Towing have a passion for helping our customers! So here are some tips, tricks and general education for Auto Care. Remember if you are in the Collegeville area and have a question, we are here to help! Don't hesitate to give us a call at (484) 358-6784

HOW OFTEN SHOULD YOU ROTATE CAR TIRES? A SIMPLE GUIDE

Taking care of your tires involves a bit more than keeping them properly inflated. Learning when to rotate car tires and the proper way to do it will help extend the life of your tires and improve their performance.

THIS IS WHY YOUR CAR BRAKES ARE SQUEAKING

Like a baby cries when they want attention or food, brakes squeak when they need repair or maintenance of some kind. Instead of pumping up your radio higher, the better idea would be to go to your regular repair person and ask them to take a look. Read on to see three reasons for squeaky brakes.

HOW LONG DO BRAKE PADS LAST ON AVERAGE?

Are you wondering how long do brake pads last? If yes, you should check out our guide here on the key things to understand.

5 CAR MAINTENANCE MISTAKES TO AVOID FOR NEW OWNERS

Owning your first car requires know what to do and not do when making repairs and updates. Here are car maintenance mistakes that new owners should avoid.

5 QUESTIONS TO ASK BEFORE CHOOSING AN AUTOMOTIVE REPAIR SERVICE

Getting your car back in shape depends on how you choose the right repair shop for the job. Ask these questions before choosing an automotive repair service.

FROM SLOW STARTS TO A DEAD CAR: 5 SIGNS OF ALTERNATOR PROBLEMS

Though it's a relatively simple component, your car's alternator is essential in supplying your vehicle with power. Learn more about alternator problems here.

"BUT MY FUEL GAUGE IS FULL!" 5 CAUSES OF CAR ENGINE SPUTTERING

Is your car engine sputtering? If yes, it could be a sign of further engine problems. Read on to know the most common causes of car engine sputtering.

7 TELLTALE SIGNS YOUR CAR NEEDS A TRANSMISSION REPAIR

Knowing when your car needs to be repaired takes skill. We share 7 telltale signs to look for to tell you your car needs a transmission repair.

5 ESSENTIAL SIGNS YOUR CAR BATTERY IS DEAD

A flashing check engine light is not the only sign of a dead car battery. Keep reading for 5 essential signs your car battery is dead.

HOW OFTEN SHOULD YOU CHANGE YOUR OIL?

Knowing when to change engine oil is part of general car ownership. Discover right here how often should you change your oil.

WINTER CAR CARE: HOW TO KEEP YOUR CAR RUNNING SMOOTHLY THROUGH THE WINTER

Putting your car on the road without making the proper adjustments for winter is incredibly dangerous. Not only are you putting yourself at risk, but everyone else on the road is also at risk without knowing it. Find out here how to keep your car running smoothly in the cold months.

HOW TO UNDERSTAND YOUR AUTO REPAIR INVOICE AND ESTIMATE

When it comes to your auto repair invoice and estimate, there are certain things to know. Check out this guide to learn how to understand your estimate.

DON'T WISH FOR SNOW: HOW TO WINTERIZE YOUR CAR BEFORE THE COLD HITS

Summer is coming to a close, and cooler air is setting in. Prepare your car for winter before it's too late! Read on to learn how to winterize your car!

COMMON DASHBOARD WARNING LIGHTS YOU SHOULD NEVER IGNORE

Your car wants your attention! Getting to know your dashboard warning lights will help you understand just when you're facing a serious maintenance issue.

4 SIGNS IT'S TIME FOR BRAKE REPAIR

Your brakes are a safety feature that should never be ignored. Consider the top warning signs that your vehicle is in need of brake repair.

WHAT'S THAT SOUND? COMMON CAR NOISES THAT MEAN IT'S TIME FOR A REPAIR

Is your car making strange sounds? Here are some common car noises and what they indicate.

5 SIGNS YOUR CAR NEEDS A TUNE UP

Does your car needs a tune up. A good tune up can make your car run better and longer. Discover 5 signs your car needs a tune up. Tune Up in Collegeville, Schwenksville, Royersford, Phoenixville,

5 SIGNS YOUR VEHICLE NEEDS BRAKE PADS

Brakes may not be one of the most exciting parts of a car but it's imperative to know the signs and sounds that your vehicle is ready for new brake pads. Worn down brakes pads can drastically reduce the life of your tires and vehicle as a whole, so this article can help you know what to look for to extend the life of both.

Contact us today at (484) 358-6784 or info@bmautorepairs.com for more information.