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How to Get the Best Range From Electric Cars During the Summer

Extreme temperatures harm the performance of electric cars. For example, if you live in Arizona, the hot climate may affect your electric vehicles. When it’s hot outside, the car’s air conditioning system has to work harder to keep you cool. As a result, you don’t experience the EV range electric that you would in cooler […]

4 Common Car Troubles Arizonans Face in the Summer

Here in Gilbert and throughout the surrounding areas, we get some of the hottest summers in the world. As a result, there are certain types of car trouble Arizona residents are more likely to experience. Just like excessive heat can make it hard for you to feel your best, high temperatures can be hard on […]

It’s Time for a Pre-Summer Tune-Up

Arizona isn’t known for having especially brutal winters. Still, the temperature changes are still significant enough to affect how we dress, how much time we spend outside, and even how our vehicles perform. To get your vehicle ready for the hot summer months and any upcoming road trips, we recommend that drivers get a tune-up […]

Hybrid Vs. Electric Cars: Pros and Cons

Going green is in style, and it’s easy to see why. Driving a hybrid or electric vehicle means you’ll spend less time stopping at gas stations, which translates to saving money at the pump. Even better, choosing an electric vehicle helps you reduce your environmental footprint since you won’t be consuming as many fossil fuels. […]

5 Signs Your Car Needs a Brake Service

Brake repair is critically important because faulty brakes can make your car excessively dangerous to drive. If your brake pads, rotors, or something else in your brake system is malfunctioning, it’s important to take action as soon as possible. The first step toward a solution is in realizing that there’s a problem in the first […]

Why Your Hybrid Battery Should Be Replaced, Not Reconditioned

“Should I repair or replace my hybrid battery?” It’s a question we hear all the time from drivers here in Gilbert. Typically, these drivers are presented with two options– you can either replace or recondition your hybrid battery. The truth is that reconditioned batteries rarely (if ever) get back to “good as new” condition. Before […]

HOW TO TELL WHEN YOUR CAR’S AC NEEDS A RECHARGE

How to Tell When Your Car’s AC Needs a Recharge If you live in Gilbert, AZ, it’s nice to have functional air conditioning in your car for all the obvious reasons. We’re not in the business of telling you things you already know, though, we’re in the business of car repairs and keeping your vehicle […]

How to Extend the Life of Your Hybrid Battery

Driving a hybrid car comes with many advantages. It’s environmentally friendly, depends quite a bit less on fossil fuels and often has a higher resale value. Additionally, hybrid batteries generally last longer than a typical car battery. How long do hybrid batteries last? Let’s have a look. What the Hybrid Car Manufacturers Tell Us Not […]