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April 23, 2015
Ford Truck | Aluminum Gains Popularity in the Automotive Industry

Aluminum Gains Popularity in the Automotive Industry

Automakers are looking for ways to improve fuel efficiency in each vehicle they manufacture. Aluminum content in vehicles is rising about five percent a year, and […]
April 20, 2015
Firing Your Engine

Firing Your Engine

Unless you’re driving an all-electric vehicle, you’re probably relying on an internal combustion engine to get around. The word “combustion” indicates there must be some […]
April 16, 2015
Brakes

Taking Care of Your Brakes

Brakes might not be a part of your car you think of often, but it’s pretty obvious why you should. It’s a part of your […]
April 14, 2015
Driving in the rain

Techniques for Driving In the Rain

Driving in the rain isn’t fun, but sometimes it’s unavoidable. We’ve already seen some rainy days this spring, and it’s important for all drivers to […]
April 9, 2015
Texting While Driving

Attention Teen Drivers: Put Down the Phone!

Great Plains Auto Body Encourages Teen Drivers around the Country to Put Down the Phone and Enjoy the Once-in-a-Lifetime Experiences.  Prom and graduation season is […]
April 8, 2015
Tire Rotation

Tire Rotation 101

Rotating your tires means moving them from front to back, one side of the vehicle to the other, or a combination of both. Periodically rotating your […]
April 6, 2015
Car Wax

Do I Need To Wax My Car?

Yes. Although car manufacturers add a layer of clear coat to seal and protect your car’s paint from environmental abuse, that environmental abuse still causes […]
March 31, 2015
Tire Gauge

What’s My Ideal Tire Pressure?

For many drivers, it’s easy to forget about your tires until something goes wrong. Your tires lose pressure daily. In cool weather, a tire can […]
March 27, 2015
No, You Shouldn’t Use A Dent Puller how to pull dent

No, You Shouldn’t Use A Dent Puller

It’s maddening to walk out to your car after grocery shopping to see a brand new door ding, a dent, or your car’s paint scraped […]
March 26, 2015
Flat Tire

Do You Know How to Change a Flat?

Knowing how to change a flat tire is a skill all drivers should have. While you might want to leave changing your flat to a […]
March 19, 2015

Winter’s Over Today! Time to Check for Rust

Winter in the Midwest can be difficult on your car: snow, ice, salt, and de-icing chemicals can all be damaging to your car. As we […]
March 17, 2015

Interpreting Your Car’s Maintenance Manual

The number one reason we have a car is to travel safely from one place to another. We spend a lot of time on the […]
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