Car Care Advice: Tire Edition
Our Car Care team members strive to make a customers day better and to give repair advice. As a Car Care Facility Manager, Victor Digiuseppi knows a lot about maintaining your vehicle and replacing your tires when necessary. He works with a team of automotive experts who deliver quality service that will help extend the […]Read more
What Does the Timing Belt Do?
No one wants to find themselves stranded on the side of the road, especially late at night in an unfamiliar place. Although you can always call AAA for Emergency Roadside Service, it's a good idea to avoid getting stuck in the first place when possible. In addition to avoiding costly repairs, maintaining your vehicle is […]Read more
Shop Talk: Sound Like a Pro with These Proper Auto Terms – Part III
Since car ownership is a big responsibility, it's worth investing your time in learning a bit about what goes on under the hood. Maintenance is critical when it comes to keeping your car in optimal condition. Before you go for your next maintenance check, sound like a pro with these proper auto terms. Antifreeze (also known as Coolant) – The fluid […]Read more
Employee Spotlight on Victor Digiuseppi
Victor Digiuseppi is the Facility Manager for AAA on Prosperity Church Road in Charlotte. He has been with AAA Car Care for almost 7 years and enjoys being a part of the AAA Carolinas team. "The interaction and the brotherhood of all our business lines work towards the same goal…making a AAA Member's day better." When […]Read more
Tire Replacement on 4WD Vehicles
To a large extent, tire safety is something you can control. Buying the right tires for your vehicle, keeping them properly inflated, and checking them often for wear, will reduce the likelihood of an issue. Of course, a blowout or accident could happen, and your tires could be compromised, but for the most part, you can […]Read more
Top 5 Most Expensive (and Preventable) Vehicle Repairs
Who would have thought that some of the most expensive vehicle repairs are some of the easiest to prevent in the first place? That’s right; By simply keeping up with routine maintenance and having inspections performed at regular intervals, you can maximize the life of your vehicle and save thousands in repair costs. So to save you […]Read more
What Does It Mean to be ASE Certified?
With the ever-changing technology in vehicles and advancements in diagnostic tools, automotive professionals need to be prepared to tackle complex jobs. As a car owner, it's important for you to find and establish a good relationship with a knowledgeable automotive professional you trust. Whether you need an oil change, wheel alignment, or a major mechanical repair, you want to make sure you're getting […]Read more
How The Summer Heat Affects Your Vehicle
The summer heat sure beats those icy cold winters, but rising temps can take a toll on your vehicle. Much like your skin, your car is susceptible to sun damage. The sun’s harmful UV rays can damage the exterior paint and bleach the interior seating, dash, and center console. You may experience AC or transmission issues […]Read more