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Does My Car Need New Shocks And Struts?

Does My Car Need New Shocks And Struts?

Does My Car Need New Shocks And Struts? Does your car bounce up and down when going over a bump? Do you feel and hear a thud or clanking noise when you hit a pothole? Does your car seem to swerve or sway when you make a turn? Does it seem to sit higher or lower from the front to the rear? If so, then you should have your car checked out by a certified auto repair technician to determine if you have any damages. Your shocks and struts are parts of your car’s front and rear suspension systems that helps you keep control and provide a smooth comfortable ride. Depending on your specific car, usually your front shocks and struts are most likely to fail first which is where most of the heavy weight is distributed. The damage can range from broken springs and leaking cylinders to uneven tire wear and bumpy driving. You should replace them in pairs or all four at the same time if any have failed. Virginia Automotive Service is your car’s shock and strut headquar ... read more

Why Are My Brakes Squeaking?

Why Are My Brakes Squeaking?

Why Are My Brakes Squeaking? What is that awful squeaking, grinding noise from the front of my car? Well, it could be something wrong with your braking system  From brake pads, rotors, brake lines to brake fluid, your brakes are essential for driving safely. Most cars have a brake pad wear alarm and or light on the instrument cluster to alert you of any problems. The majority of the time it’s usually normal brake pad wear and the pads just need to be changed. But sometimes brakes will fail due to caliper, rotor malfunction or even a broken brake line or brake booster failure. Anytime you suspect any of these signs you ... read more

Hard To Afford Your Car Repairs?

Hard To Afford Your Car Repairs?

Finding it hard to afford your car repairs? Your choices for auto repairs will help you to get back on the road. Make your repairs affordable with special financing. We are happy to work with you to assist in obtaining financing for your auto repairs. Virginia Automotive Service’s Car Care One is a financing choice that can help to make your auto repair payments over time rather than all at one time. Call us about all the details and we'll be glad to help you with choosing the best auto repair financing in Richmond VA. Call Us For All Your Automotive Repairs Richmond (804) 977-0105 Glen Allen (804) 554-3806

Why Is My Car Air Conditioning Blowing Hot?

Why Is My Car Air Conditioning Blowing Hot?

Why Is My Car Air Conditioning Blowing Hot? Summer heat can wreak havoc on your car’s interior cooling system. Your AC system needs to blow hard and cold at the push of the button. If it doesn’t, you should have it checked by an honest, reputable and professional service and repair center. There could be various problems with your AC system. Anything from leaks of refrigerant to a faulty fan, condenser, compressor or other electrical issues. Please do not try and recharge your AC system with a store-bought kit. It could do more harm than good to your system. So when it’s 90 plus degrees outside, you’ll love the cool inside of your car when your ... read more