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Car Care

Recharge for Warm Weather

Cold weather months can take a toll on your battery. Your car battery has a life span of 3-5 years. Spring is a great time to make sure it’s ready for hotter temperatures. You can avoid many battery issues...

Align Your Ride for Holiday Travel

Whether you’re traveling over the hills or through the woods, proper wheel alignment is vital for a smooth road trip to Grandma’s house. Your vehicle’s wheels are attached to the suspension system, and the two must be aligned precisely for...

Tire Tips for Summer Trips

From long-distance driving to our vacation destination to multiple weekend road trips, we ask a lot of our auto’s tires during the summer months. Also, that southern summer heat can cause your tires to wear out even faster. Healthy...

Fins Car Wash

We’re proud to introduce our newest service to enhance and add value to your AAA Membership — Fins Car Wash! Our first location is expected to open in Greenville, S.C., with more locations scheduled to open in Greensboro, N.C.,...

Top 5 Fluid Checks for Summer Travel

When it comes to properly maintaining your auto, don’t forget to check the fluids. Here are three you should change regularly — especially before summer travel. 1. Engine oil lubricates the engine and absorbs heat, enabling the internal parts to...

A New Level For Transparency in Auto Repair

Over 2 million Carolinians trust AAA to get them back on the road, and they can trust AAA Car Care to keep them there! Last year, over 200,000 Carolinians relied on AAA Car Care to repair or maintain their vehicles...

Tips for a Longer Car Life

When you purchase a new vehicle, everything is in top shape. Unfortunately, cars don’t last forever. By following these smart tips, though, you can extend the life of your vehicle.    Follow a regular maintenance schedule. Keeping up with these schedules...

4 Healthy Habits for Your Car

Just like your body, your car needs proper care to function properly and efficiently. If you begin healthy car habits early, you’ll likely get into a good routine. Whether you’re driving a new car or an older one, here...

Dashboard Warning Lights and What They Mean 

Dashboard warning lights can serve as a reminder when to service your car or may indicate a bigger problem. Since not all manufacturers use universal images, it’s important to check your owner’s manual for details. These are the most...

Should I Check My Wheel Alignment?

Your vehicle’s wheels should be positioned at specific angles in relation to the road. Correct wheel alignment allows your vehicle to travel safely, smoothly and in a straight line. Hitting a pothole or curb can throw off your car’s...

Latest News

Essential Car Maintenance for the Essential Worker

More cities and states are issuing “stay-at-home” orders, and AAA encourages anyone who can stay off the road to...

How to Take Care of your Car When Not Driving for a Month

The current “stay-at-home” orders in the Carolinas mean that many people are rarely leaving their house. That means their vehicles are sitting idle as...

Top Book Picks for Literary Travel

While many of us are social distancing and temporarily putting travel plans on hold, we can still dream of all the wonderful places we...

Subaru Legacy Gets a Complete Makeover for 2020 – AAA Auto Buying Review

The venerable Subaru Legacy mid-size sedan begins its seventh generation with a complete 2020 makeover. It now offers an upgraded cabin, additional safety features,...

Explore the Outdoors…Online!

NEWS Explore Asheville has curated a virtual escape with restless, homebound souls in mind. From virtual hikes in the Blue Ridge Mountains to a much-needed...