Chilly weather is returning as we head further and further into Fall. For the first time since I bought my car 20,000 miles ago I heard an unfamiliar *ding* sound after turning on the ignition yesterday. First thing I did was scream, second thing I did was look down for the check engine light. No […]
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH)- Cold weather often times means low tire pressure and many cars have automatic sensor built into them to make sure that you’re aware when your car has low tire pressure. So why is it happening and can’t you just ignore that light? Gary Christiansen, Service Manager Premier Subaru stated, ” Every […]
As you roll your cars window down with warmer weather, you might be noticing some extra sounds coming from your car that you didn’t notice before the winter came.
New England is heading for a warm-up this week as the wintry weather winds down, and AAA has some advice on how to take care of your car.
(WTNH)–After a rough winter of dodging pot holes, it’s time to get your car ready for summer, and it all starts with what makes you stop! Richard Pudelka Sr., Manager, Monro Muffler, Hamden said, “Brakes run on friction, friction is heat. Now what’s going to happen when it’s real hot in the summer, you’re going […]
AAA in Hartford reported 1,250 calls for dead batteries Tuesday alone. That number only expected to rise as the mercury drops over the days.
EAST HAVEN, Conn (WTNH) – Winter is coming, and with temperatures heading down to the teens, it’s time to make sure your car can handle the cold. David Amatruda of Torello Tire in East Haven popped the hood and checked the battery on a Ford SUV. When the hand-held machine was done with its scan, it […]
A study has revealed that less and less new cars are coming out with a spare tire.
Thanksgiving is the day when people hit the road in the United States to go to their loved ones’ houses, but there is nothing more frustrating than your car not making it all the way there.
I’m sure this won’t come as a surprise to you. We have been on borrowed time for over a month with incredibly warm temperatures for this time of the year. I’m sad to report that the end is near. We have a big old cool-down on the way with the coldest temps in months on […]