Brakes For Breasts 2022 | Free Brake Pads or Shoes In October

The Brakes for Breasts Fundraiser started in 2011 with 5 Automotive Repair Shops in Cleveland, Ohio. Now it has grown to hundreds of Independent Auto Repair Shops across the United States and Canada. Since its formation, shops have been raising funds through Brakes for Breasts for Breast Cancer Vaccine research. Year to date has raised a Grand Total of $1,431,066.96 Since 2011!

After a decade of research, we’re excited to announce the Cleveland Vaccine Trial has begun phase 1!

How does the Brakes for Breasts campaign work?

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What To Do If Your Catalytic Convertor Is Stolen

Let’s start with, what is a catalytic converter? A catalytic converter is a crucial part of a car’s exhaust system. When a vehicle’s engine uses fuel, it’s converted to toxic gasses, like carbon monoxide and nitric oxide. Through a series of chemical reactions, the catalytic converter then changes these harmful pollutants into carbon dioxide and water before they’re emitted through the exhaust pipe.

In 2018, there were 1,298 catalytic converter thefts for which a claim was filed. In 2019, it was 3,389 thefts with a claim. In 2020, catalytic converter theft claims jumped massively to 14,433, a 325% increase in a single year.

Here are some steps on what to do if this happens to you:

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Why is it important to make sure that you have regular maintenance done on your vehicle?

There are many reasons why you should keep up with regular maintenance on your vehicle. First and foremost, it keeps your vehicle running as efficiently and smoothly as possible. Second, it helps you to see exactly what is happening with your vehicle through our digital complimentary multi-point inspection. Third, it helps you to have an idea of when it is time to say goodbye to your vehicle.

This 2004 Ford Explorer was brought to us by a customer who had the vehicle for almost 20 years.

He recently had someone else replace the front and rear struts. He was not satisfied and wanted to have us redo the job because he felt it wasn’t high enough like prior. We did a visual inspection and we found two things:

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We Are A Digital Shop!

What is a digital inspection?

We utilize Smartflow digital vehicle inspection technology, which allows us to keep you informed every step of the way, and educate you about your vehicle’s repair needs. 

What benefit does this provide to you?

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How Often Do Spark Plugs Need To Be Replaced?

The spark plugs in your vehicle may be tiny, but they play a vital role in the operation of your vehicle. The average spark plug fires up to 400 times per minute per cylinder. And Not all spark plugs can go 100,000 miles without needing a replacement. They are typically recommended every 30,000 – 90,000 miles, while extended-life spark plugs can go as far as 120,000 miles. Each vehicle may differ on when it should be replaced.

What are signs that spark plugs need to be replaced?

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What Guarantee Are You Entitled To When A Mechanic Works On Your Car? 

This depends on the auto repair facility you choose. The industry standard is 12 months or 12,000 miles. Here at Ray & Dana’s our warranty on repairs is 3 years or 36,000 miles.

It’s a common misconception that only car dealers can perform routine maintenance and repairs on a newer vehicle that is under warranty. It’s the law that independent repair shops can provide the services to maintain your new car warranty.

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How To Save On Gas In NJ 2022?

1. Avoid idling when possible. If you’re going to be waiting more than a minute or two, shut the engine off. When you’re idling your engine, you’re getting zero miles per gallon.

2. Don’t put the pedal to the metal. Sudden stops and quick accelerations use a lot more gas than gradual speed changes. Accelerate slowly and coast gradually to a braking stop.

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1234YF Freon Service Near Me?

We are happy to announce Ray & Dana’s Inman Auto Care is embracing new technology. We have invested in the new A/C Service Technology – 1234YF.

What is 1234YF?

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Is It Necessary To Flush Fluids In A Car?

Yes! Just like you do your oil change service your other fluids need to be serviced as well. Your vehicle requires a few fluids to run properly. These fluids lubricate, dissipate heat, remove sticky bug guts from your windshield, and more. So to keep those high auto repair bills away, it’s a good idea to check your vehicle’s fluids and service them when due.

Here is a list of fluids you should service to keep your vehicle healthy:

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