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3 Cat Litter Auto Myths – True or False?  

Posted February 10, 2015

Kitty litter often makes an appearance in lists for auto emergency kits or winter safety tips – but why is this strange “tool” so popular? What is it for? Does it really work? Here, we address three “myths” about cat litter to help you stay safe on slick winter roads…

Categories: Auto Repair, Safety Tips, Travel Tips

How to Handle a Tire Blowout

Posted August 19, 2013

Drivers encounter many distractions on the road—traffic, cell phones, music, passengers, etc. Even the open road can allow a driver’s mind to wander. If you’re distracted when a tire blowout occurs, your drive can become extremely dangerous. You’ll need to gather yourself quickly and follow the correct maneuvers in order…

Categories: Auto Repair, Safety Tips

Colorado Springs Automotive: Be Prepared This Winter!

Posted December 14, 2012

We know they’re coming. Those strings of days where it’s so cold it feels like your lungs are going to freeze over when you step outside to start the car. There’s nothing we can do about the weather when these days come—however, there are ways to improve your vehicle to…

Categories: Auto Repair, Safety Tips

Seeing is Believing at a Security-Widefield Auto Repair Shop

Posted January 20, 2012

Keeping up with routine maintenance is crucial to keeping your vehicle running smoothly, but it won’t mean a thing if you can’t see clearly out of your windshield! Here are a a few tips from your local Security-Widefield Auto Repair to ensure you’re seeing clearly this season: Wiper Blades: To…

Categories: Auto Repair, Safety Tips