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Car Care

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...

Don’t Leave Money at the Pump!

Gas can be expensive. Whether you drive around town or take the highway to work every day, you probably fill up your tank at least once a week, if not more. Don’t spend money you don’t need to spend!...

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Fast Getaways

By Kristy Tolley Charleston + Carnival = One Convenient Cruise Sometimes you just have to get away. Turquoise waters and blue...

Hang Out Along the Hammock Coast

By Kathy M. Newbern and J.S. Fletcher Between Myrtle Beach’s high-rise condos and Charleston’s Southern city charm lies the “Hammock Coast,” a moniker to spotlight...

Go Explore Hampton Roads Virgina

Hampton Roads, Virginia, is comprised of seven cities: Portsmouth, Newport News, Chesapeake, Norfolk, Hampton, Virginia Beach and Suffolk. Named after the old shipping lanes...

Edenton: An Inner Banks Hidden Gem An Inner Banks Hidden Gem

By Vanessa Infanzon Finding Edenton is like discovering your own corner of paradise. Tree-lined streets with beautiful homes compel guests to stop and marvel at...

Telltale Signs You Need New Brakes

You constantly rely on your brakes to slow and stop your vehicle, making them essential to its overall safety. Are you sure your brakes...