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3 Things You Need To Know Before Purchasing A New Car Battery

You’re in your car, it’s the middle of winter, and the engine won’t start. You’ve already tried to jump your battery with a friend’s car without success. Now what?

Don’t panic! The best thing you can do is call Virginia Auto Service and let us help you find out what’s wrong with your battery before it becomes a dangerous problem. We’ll test every part of your vehicle to make sure everything is safe to drive again, including making sure that there isn’t any damage from trying to jump-start themselves or another car. If we find anything wrong after testing, then we’ll get it fixed before sending you on your way again.

#1 What can happen if you put the wrong battery into your car?
The wrong battery can cause a lot of damage to your car.

Live Remote Broadcast from WESTWORLD in Scottsdale

2022 GoodGuys Southwest Nationals Car Show | Dave Kindig Kindigit Design | Will Posey Big Oak Garage
The 2022 GOODGUYS Southwest Nationals

Saturday, November 19th

2022 GoodGuys Southwest Nationals Car Show | Dave Kindig Kindigit Design | Will Posey Big Oak Garage


Thanks to Andrew Ebel from GOODGUYS for inviting two of the world’s premier car builders:

Dave Kindig from Kindig-It-Design & ”Bitchin Rides”

Will Posey from Big Oak Garage

2022 GoodGuys Southwest Nationals Car Show | Dave Kindig Kindigit Design | Will Posey Big Oak Garage


We had a fantastic time as did all of those lucky fans who joined us at GOODGUYS!

Diesel Truck Maintenance FAQs | Good Works Auto Repair

At our Tempe auto repair shop, we often get questions about diesel truck maintenance and repairs. That’s because diesel vehicles are popular these days, thanks in part to their towing abilities and engine durability. Since many people aren’t as familiar with what it takes to keep a diesel engine running smoothly, let’s take a look at three of the most common questions people ask about diesel truck maintenance.

How often does a diesel truck need an oil change?
While diesel engines are very different from their gas-powered counterparts, there is at least one thing they have in common … how frequently they need an oil change can and does depend on several factors.

Here are the top factors that influence the timing and frequency of oil changes for your diesel truck:

Roundup at the Pump

AAA answers questions about gas prices and offers money-saving tips

What is AAA expecting on the roads Thanksgiving week 2022?

Nearly 49 million Americans are driving to their Thanksgiving destinations this year between Wednesday and Sunday, a slight increase from 2021. Despite higher gas prices, travelers are hitting the road in a big way this holiday, for what is expected to be the third busiest Thanksgiving since 2000. The national average for a gallon of regular at the start of Thanksgiving week was $3.66, down 11 cents from the previous week.

Goodguys Announces 2023 Show Schedule With New Format To Include Additional Cities

FORT WORTH, Texas – Goodguys Rod & Custom Association, the world’s largest hot rod association and producer of America’s favorite car shows, announces its 2023 event schedule along with an exciting show schedule extension that will enable more enthusiasts across the country to join Goodguys in celebrating the automotive hobby and car culture.

The upcoming 40th-anniversary 2023 Goodguys season will feature 12 three-day National events and two two-day Get-Togethers in Pleasanton, California, Goodguys’ original headquarters. All 14 events are scheduled as close to their traditional weekends as possible, with no venue changes for the upcoming season.

Each of the 14 events will include experiences for the whole family, such as burnout competitions, kids’ zones, live entertainment and more while showcasing thousands of hot rods, muscle cars, customs, classics and trucks from 1998 and prior. Additionally, all 12 National events will incorporate All-American Sunday, welcoming all-American-made or -powered vehicles of all years to the show to cap off each weekend’s festivities.

Bumper Audio Clip of the Week

Bumper to Bumper helps a listener prioritize which repairs her vehicle needs.