Author: Jamie

Odometer Rollback On Your Corpus Christi Texas Auto

How do Corpus Christi auto owners know if an odometer is telling the truth? Well, back in ’86, Congress passed the Truth-in-Mileage Act to protect Texas consumers against mileage fraud. It says a Texas seller must certify the mileage reported…

Drive Defensively In Texas

Car care is an important part of auto safety in Corpus Christi. But the most important thing we can do to improve safety on Texas roads is to drive safely. Defensive driving is safe driving. And defensive driving is all about attitude.…

Talk To Pro Automotive Center About New Shoes For Your Vehicle

Custom wheels are one way that Corpus Christi folks express themselves and personalize their vehicle. But they aren’t as cheap and easy as sticking decals on your back window. There are several important factors need to be considered, including cost,…

Looking Down the Road – Headlamps

If you’ve ever been driving around Corpus Christi and had a headlamp go out, you’ve probably just wanted to replace the bad bulb. If your car uses halogen headlamps, they dim over time. So if you just put in one,…

The Fallacy of Cheap Tires

Do you ever shop for shoes in one of our Corpus Christi area shoe stores? When buying a running shoe, is quality important? Does durability matter as long as the shoes look fabulous? Would you rather have one pair of…

Ethics of Automotive Repair in Corpus Christi

We’re going to be talking about the ethics of automotive repair. It seems like news outlets really like hit-and-run reporting; they hit everyone from groceries stores to retail to physicians. And the Corpus Christi automotive service and repair industry hasn’t…

Steer Right In Corpus Christi

Virtually all vehicles come with power steering so many Corpus Christi car owners have never driven a car or truck without it. Power steering assists you when you turn your vehicle steering wheel. Without it, it would be very hard…

Straight And True In Corpus Christi: Wheel Alignment

Most Corpus Christi folks worry about running out of gas or having a breakdown on the side of the road. That is why we practice preventive maintenance on our vehicles — that and to keep our repair bills down. But…

Below 45 Degrees in Corpus Christi: Consider Winter Tires

Remember snow tires? They were basically just regular tires with big, knobby lugs to get them through deep snow. They were loud and rode hard, and Corpus Christi drivers couldn’t wait to get them off the car. Then along came…