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Make Sure Your Vehicle is Running Right this Summer

Make Sure Your Vehicle is Running Right this Summer

As we talked about in last week's blog post, a lot of people are getting back on the road this summer. Life is starting to return back to normal with people taking road trips or just returning to their offices. You may not have not driven much in the past year, but that also means you may not have done much maintenance to your vehicle(s). Automotive Maintenance: Mileage vs. Time Some people think of routine maintenance as only a mileage-based task. You get your oil changed and tires rotated every 5,000-6,000 miles. You didn't put as many miles on your car, so there hasn't been a need for maintenance. Unfortunately, time can also take its toll on certain vehicle parts. If your car has just been sitting around and gathering dust the past 14 months, it will likely require some maintenance. Fluids ca ... read more

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Are You Hitting the Road Again?

Are You Hitting the Road Again?

Many of our customers are hitting the road again after not driving as much in the past year. Some are going back to work. Some are going on vacation. We're all just excited to start returning to life back to normal! If you haven't driven your vehicle for awhile or are getting ready for a summer road trip, you will want to get your oil changed and have your car looked over before you get too far. Bring it into Fox Run Auto for all your automotive inspection and maintenance service needs. Even if you haven't put much mileage on your vehicle(s), plenty can happen to the fluids, seals and mechanical systems when just sitting there. You want to get everything checked out by a professional mechanic. We're talking oil, tires, battery, brakes, wheel alignment and everything you need to stay safe on the road.  Fox Run Auto is offering the following specials to get you back on the road agai ... read more

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Check Out These Customer Reviews of Fox Run Auto!

Check Out These Customer Reviews of Fox Run Auto!

We really appreciate when one of our customers takes the time to post a review online. Whether it's on Google, Facebook, Yelp, our website's Reviews page or any other platform, we read every single one of them we see. Customer reviews help tell our team how we're doing and keep us motivated to provide the best service we can. We wanted to compile some great recent reviews and share them here: "A top-notch business," says Dan. "The team at Fox Run is reliable and professional. Being able to take our cars to people we trust is a huge blessing. Mike and his team provide exactly that. Highly recommended.""Very helpful service regardless of the fix," adds AJ. "Will always come back."&q ... read more

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What Are the Signs of Worn Shocks and Struts?

What Are the Signs of Worn Shocks and Struts?

Worn-out shocks and struts are not as obvious as a flat tire or wheel. They wear out gradually, which is why it is crucial to know the signs to look out for. What Are Shocks and Struts? Shocks and struts are part of the suspension system, which stabilizes your car, enhancing control as you turn, accelerate, brake, or drive over uneven surfaces. While they both have similar functions, they are pretty different. Shocks are independent components, while struts combine other features and shocks to make a single strong unit. Most vehicles can do fine with either one of the two or a combination of the two. Given that shocks and struts wear out gradually, here are the symptoms that indicate they are worn and need to get replaced. Bumpy Ride Shocks and struts control the movement of coil springs, preventing the wheels from moving up and down too much. If the shocks or struts are worn out, the tires become unstable, resulting in a bumpy ride. If you feel that you cannot control your car a ... read more

Extend Tire Life with These 6 Simple Tips

Extend Tire Life with These 6 Simple Tips

There are few things more annoying than having to buy new tires for your car, especially when it happens sooner than you expected. The dealership rates their tires as having a 60,000-mile lifespan. Yet, by the time you reach 40,000, they are already telling you it's time for new ones!  We've all been here. The truth is those original tire mileage ratings are only somewhat accurate if you take perfect care of your wheels, tires, brakes, suspension, transmission and every other system that affects your tire treads. This is easier said than done for most drivers, who really don't think about their tires until they become a problem.  The good news is there are a few simple steps you can take to extend the lifespan of your tires. Here are 6 tips from Fox Run Auto: 1. Get Your Tires Rotated No matter what kind o ... read more

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