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Monthly Archives: April 2018

5 Common Signs You Might Have Electrical Problems in Your Car

Most vehicles have very complex electrical systems, and the more modern your car, the more complicated the electrical system will be. You have an onboard computer, various sensors and all sorts of wiring. One bad connection or faulty sensor can lead to bigger auto electric problems. The good news is that most cars these days are pretty good about letting you know when there is an electrical issue. Some electrical malfunctions are easy to diagnose and repair, such as a corroded connection or weak battery. Meanwhile, other repairs can be much more complex. It’s important to let professional automotive technicians handle any sensitive and often dangerous electrical repairs. How do you know when you have an auto electric problem? Here are five of the most common signs you can look for: 1. Engine Won’t Start If your car won’t start or it is struggling to fire up, it could be an electrical issue, dying battery or a faulty starter. You’ll want to ... read more

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Longtime Fox Run Auto Customer Shares Her Story

Linda from New Castle is a longtime customer of Fox Run Auto. She knows that our team of technicians and service advisors is always here to help whenever she has automotive needs. Whether it's routine maintenance or major repairs, Linda trusts Fox Run Auto as her local auto shop of choice. "Fox Run Auto has always been very upfront with any service I've done," Linda says. "I've steered my whole family and friends to them because of their expertise, courtesy and always excellent service. I've learned over the years I never have to doubt what they recommend in the way of service." Being upfront and direct with our customers is very important at Fox Run Auto. We don't give repair estimates based on guesswork and we always believe that honesty is the best policy. That means making sure we perform a proper inspection of the vehicle to determine what works nee ... read more

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What Will You Do with Your Tax Return?

What Will You Do with Your Tax Return?

Hopefully you are already aware of this, but the deadline for filing your taxes is next Tuesday (April 17, 2018)! If you haven't submitted your tax returns yet, let this be a friendly reminder that there is no time to waste.  A Wise Tax Return Investment If you are expecting a big tax return this year, congratulations. Now it's time to decide what to do with that extra money. Might we recommend taking care of those automotive repairs that you've been putting off for awhile. This time of year, we get so many customers coming into Fox Run Auto looking to put their tax returns to good use.  Repairs and Maintenance You Might Need Maybe your transmission is in need of service or it's time to replace your brake pads or rotors. Perhaps your tires are going bald and you need a new set. You might just be due for an oil change ... read more

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Suspension Problems? Here are 6 Symptoms to Look for.

There’s a lot to be said for having a vehicle that rides smoothly. Not only is it much more comfortable, but it is much safer. In addition, suspension problems can lead to other issues with wheels, tires, brakes and drive train components. The health of your vehicle’s suspension is very important. Components of Your Suspension System There are three main components of a suspension system. First, you have the springs, which are most commonly found in coil form. Some older cars might have leaf spring systems and some custom vehicles may have been outfitted with air-ride suspension systems. However, the springs are configured, they are there to help absorb bumps and maintain a consistent vehicle drive height. In addition to the springs, you have shocks (shock absorbers) and struts, which are actually two different components. You may hear them talked about interchangeably, but most cars will have either shocks or strut ... read more

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