Category Archives: Car Maintenance

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Are There Any Special Tips and Tricks for Removing a Scratch from a Car?

Watch Now: How To Get a Car Scratch Out Without Power Tools

Have you ever come back out to your car, truck or SUV in the parking lot only to find a big scratch along the side or on one of your bumpers? If so, you know how deflating a feeling that can be. But, while you probably used to think you need to bring your car into the shop to get it taken care of, that’s no longer the case. In fact, if you watch this video now, you’ll learn how to get a scratch out of your car without having to use power tools.

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Why Do I Need to Change My Car’s Air Filter?

Top 5 Reasons to Regularly Change Your Air Filter

There are a lot of things you need to do to maintain your car, truck or SUV to ensure it lasts as long as you need to it while also performing up to your standards. Luckily for you, a lot of these things are quite easy to keep an eye on. One of the easiest things you can do to keep your used car, truck or SUV from Auto Simple in Chattanooga, TN, in tip top shape is regularly change your air filter. Now, this may seem like something auto mechanics say you need to do just to get some extra cash during a service appointment, but it’s actually quite important to ensuring your car lives a long and happy life. That’s why we decided to list the top five reasons to regularly change your air filter.

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What Can I Do to Protect My Pre-Owned Vehicle’s Engine?

4 Tips for Protecting Your Used Vehicle’s Engine

We could argue about what the most important part of your car is for days and days. You brakes, battery, suspension, steering wheel – all of it plays a role in keeping you on the road and none could work without everything else. But we think many would agree that your engine is one of – if not the – most important parts of your used car, truck or SUV from Auto Simple in Chattanooga, TN. That’s why you need to do everything in your power to keep your engine happy and healthy. Luckily for you, our experts here at Auto Simple have provided this list of four tips for protecting your used vehicle’s engine. Follow these simple suggestions and you’ll never have to worry about your engine.

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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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