Category Archives: Car Maintenance

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Make Sure You’re Always Ready to Stop with These Brake Maintenance Tips

How-To: Keeping an Eye on Your Brakes

There are few – if any – feelings worse for drivers than when you push your brake pedal and nothing happens. Even pushing the brake pedal and having your vehicle sluggishly and slowly come to a stop while shaking and vibrating is a scary situation. Thankfully, this is a problematic situation that’s easily avoidable, especially if you follow these how-to tips for keeping an eye on your brakes. Read the rest of this entry >>

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Step-By-Step Tips on How to Check to See if You Need to Replace Your Tires from Auto Simple in Chattanooga TN

How Do I Know When I Need to Replace My Tires?

Picking the most important feature or part of an automobile is pretty much impossible, as all of the parts work in conjunction with one another to get you where you need to go. And that means you’ve got to make sure you keep the entirety of your car, truck or SUV in tip-top shape to ensure you’re always safe while out on the road. But how do you do that? Or, more specifically in this case, how do you know when you need to replace your tires? Well, that’s what we’re here to tell you as we’re going to cover everything you need to know about keeping a close eye on your tires so you know when you need to get them replaced before it’s too late. Read the rest of this entry >>

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Quality Cars and Auto Loans with Subprime Credit in Chattanooga, TN

How to Get a Quality Car with Subprime Credit

The search for the perfect car can sometimes be halted by poor or subprime credit. Loan providers might be hesitant to offer you loans or they might only offer you loans with bad rates. At Auto Simple, we want to help every driver get behind the wheel of a quality car no matter what their credit score may be. Keep reading to find out how you can get your next quality car with subprime credit at Auto Simple in Chattanooga, TN.

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Step-By-Step Guide to Replacing Windshield Wipers

How Do I Replace My Car’s Windshield Wipers?

Windshield wipers play a vital role in keeping you and those around you safe on the road. Without functioning wiper blades, your line of vision on the road can become impaired from debris, rain, snow, ice, and anything else that comes in contact with your windshield. If your vehicle’s wiper blades are old and worn out, they can do more damage than good by smearing your windshield and leaving behind debris. So, you might be asking yourself, “How do I replace my car’s windshield wipers?” Keep reading this guide from Auto Simple to find out.

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Reasons Why Your Car Might Be Vibrating and Shaking

Why Is My Car Shaking?

If you notice your car is vibrating or shaking, you might be wondering what the root of the issue is. Maybe it’s a bumpy road that needs maintenance or maybe there is an underlying issue going on in your vehicle. There are many causes of shaking cars and we at Auto Simple have put together this guide to help you get to the bottom of why your car is shaking. Continue reading to see what might be causing your vehicle to shake and vibrate.

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Skipping Oil Changes Can Affect Your Vehicle’s Health

How Long Can I Go Without an Oil Change?

Oil changes may seem like they’re a hassle and come up too frequently, but they are essential to keeping your vehicle in good health. Going too long without an oil change or skipping them all together can cut the life of your vehicle short and cost you a lot of money. But how long can you go without an oil change before it’s too late? Keep reading to find out.

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Look Out for These Key Warning Signs from Your Brakes

How Do I Know If I Need to Replace My Brakes?

The brakes on your vehicle wear out over time and maintaining properly functioning brakes is crucial to keeping you safe on the road. If you miss warning signs from your brakes, you might be unable to stop in time to avoid an accident or your vehicle might veer towards one side each time you brake. If you are wondering how to know if you need to replace the brakes on your vehicle, continue reading this guide from Auto Simple.

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