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Why are Tire Rotations so Important?

If you are paying closer attention to the treads and condition of the car tire, you can reduce the chances of experiencing a blowout. Here are a few things to look out for when inspecting the car tires.

Look at the tire wall because this is going to be the weakest part of the tire. When you notice bulges or cracks in this area of the tires, it is important to have them checked out as soon as possible. You may need new tires

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Let Us Restore Your Headlights

When your car’s headlights are dim, it is difficult to see where you’re driving in the dark. In fact, it can be downright dangerous. With that in mind, we recommend that you have your headlight lenses either replaced or restored when they become cloudy and dim. Since most people enjoy saving money, here are some DIY methods of clearing away the cloud so that you can see better while driving at night.

  • Apply some toothpaste to a damp cloth and wipe the lenses with that. 
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The Vital Importance of Proper Tire Pressure

Maintaining proper tire pressure on your automobile provides an array of important benefits. Chief among these benefits is safety. Properly inflated tires enhance the overall safe operation of your motor vehicle.

In addition to safe operation, appropriately inflated tires save money. Indeed, proper tire inflation saves money in two ways. First, with properly inflated tires, you save money on fuel costs. When properly inflated, tires aid in the efficient operation of your vehicle. 

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Stay Cool: Maintain Your Cooling System

Performing routine maintenance on your car is vital to keeping it running safely and smoothly. While a car is running, the engine can become extremely hot and it is the job of the cooling system to remove excess heat that would otherwise damage the car’s engine. It is extremely important to maintain the car's cooling system and listed below are ways you can do this:

  • Antifreeze/Coolant - While water is best for holding heat, water can freeze so most cars require a mixture of water and ethylene glycol, referred to as coolant or antifreeze. 
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How Often Should Brake Fluid Be Changed?

Brake fluid also referred to as hydraulic fluid, is the liquid in a car's brake lines. Without this fluid, a hydraulic braking system won't be able to stop the car's wheels during braking. Different manufacturers advise different schedules for brake fluid replacement, ranging from one to two years and in some cases longer.

Brake fluid checks should be part of regular car maintenance. The fluid is in a sealed system, but moisture can degrade its performance, leading to corrosion and ineffective braking. Some owners manuals may not specify when the fluid should be changed...

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Get the Facts About Synthetic Oil

We all know about oil that is drilled out of the ground and used to keep our vehicle motors running. This is known as conventional oil, and many vehicles still count on this type of oil to keep their motors humming. But these days there is another type of motor oil available, thanks to modern scientific advances.

Synthetic oil is completely man-made. It is made up of specific chemical compounds in a laboratory to create a high-quality motor lubricant. Synthetic oil is made to be able to withstand harsher conditions and to provide the best possible fuel economy.

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Use Precision Acura of Princeton's Online Service Scheduler for Your Next Appointment

The importance of taking in your vehicle for regular maintenance cannot be overstated. Scheduling service appointments, however, is something that many drivers don't view as a priority. If you have ever been annoyed by how long it used to take to make an automotive service appointment, then you'll love Precision Acura of Princeton's online service scheduler.

Making your next appointment with us is as simple as filling out some basic information on our webpage and then picking a time that you can fit into your schedule. Afterwards, we will be in touch to confirm a few details…

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