Dallas-Fort Worth Metro Area Auto Repair

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Arlington North
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(817) 459-4004
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(817) 465-9955
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Colleyville
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(817) 788-2489
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Coppell
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(972) 304-6206
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Dallas Carrollton
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(972) 713-6666
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Dallas Beltline
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(972) 716-0696
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Duncanville
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(972) 780-2501
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Euless
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(817) 571-5700
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Fort Worth Southwest
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(817) 292-5700
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Fort Worth Fossil Creek
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(817) 427-1800
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Garland North
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(972) 530-2886
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Grand Prairie East
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(972) 262-9090
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Lewisville
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(972) 434-4340
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Plano
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Yearly Archives: 2021

How To Make Your Wiper Blades Last Longer

How To Make Your Wiper Blades Last Longer

Wiper blades are one of the most helpful car features, but most drivers often overlook them. We only really notice them when they stop doing their job well and create unpleasant streaks or noises. Once these aging symptoms start to show, they can be very distracting and end up impairing your visibility rather than helping. Overall, it would be best if you had them replaced once they can't brush off rain or snow as well as they used to. We've compiled a list of ways you can help preserve your wiper blades. Keep your windshield clean. Wiping down your windshield will reduce the likelihood of dirt and debris sticking to your wiper blades, which causes them to wear down quicker. Wipe your wipers as well. The more often you use your wipers, the more stuff will get collected on them. The main thing to remember is to get the rubber parts of the blade, as they are the part that makes contact with the glass surface. Don't turn it on with a dry windshield.  Park your car out ... read more

How To Jump Start a Dead Battery

How To Jump Start a Dead Battery

Nothing is more frustrating than dealing with a dead battery, especially if you have places to be! It's bound to happen to you at some point in your driving career, so it would be advantageous if you knew how to jump-start your car. Even though it looks slightly frightening at first, jump-starting a vehicle is a straightforward process.    Before you do anything, you will need to grab the following items: power source (such as another powered vehicle) and jumper cables. Jumper cables are coated cables with clips, and they're relatively inexpensive. Typically, they are red and black to symbolize positive and negative charges. Red means positive, and black means negative.   How to Jump-Start Your Car in 6 Steps Please make sure both vehicles are powered off and parked in an accessible position. Don't forget the parking brake! Open the hood of both cars.  Attach the clips to the battery terminals in this order: Red to Dead (vehicle with the dead ba ... read more

Quick & Easy State Inspections At City Garage

Quick & Easy State Inspections At City Garage

All motor vehicles registered in the state of Texas are subject to go through an annual safety inspection. The goal of the Department of Public Safety in Texas is to make sure that every moving vehicle on the roads and highways is safe. Though some areas of Texas are also subject to emissions testing, City Garage, unfortunately, does not currently administer this check.   A state safety test includes a comprehensive list of items that are checked for proper operation. Tests are conducted only by mechanics trained and licensed by the state of Texas and employed by a certified state inspection station.   What Gets Tested? Everything and anything concerning the safety of your vehicle will be inspected during the test. The items that get checked off include, but is not limited to: Headlights, high beams, stop lights, indicator lights, and hazard lights Entire braking system Tire and wheel components, including tire tread depth. All mirrors (side and rearview) Window tin ... read more

What Should I Do If My Oil Warning Light Comes On?

What Should I Do If My Oil Warning Light Comes On?

You see the outline of an oil canister illuminate on your dashboard - and your heart drops. This type of dashboard light is a very important warning implication. This light can symbolize several things regarding your engine oil. A red or flashing light indicates low pressure in your oil, which is one of those scenarios that you should never overlook. In fact, when you see this light on, it is essential to stop your engine and stop driving. You should get your car to a mechanic immediately if you encounter this situation. However, a yellow oil light, or one that is continuously lit, means that you're on low oil levels. We are going to go over the specifics of this instance today.   We're all well aware that the vehicle requires oil to run, considering you must get your oil changed around every 3-6 months. Without the proper levels of lubricant, your engine is at risk for some serious engine damage. This is because motor oil has the significant job of lubricating the engin ... read more

3 Ways to Cool Down Your Car Faster This Summer

3 Ways to Cool Down Your Car Faster This Summer

f When it feels like an oven outside, the last thing you want is more hot air blowing you in the face whenever you start the car. If your car A/C isn't up to your standards this season, follow these tips to make the air conditioner colder in your vehicle—and save that sweat for when you hit the gym!   #1: Replace Your Cabin Filter The cabin air filter is responsible for preventing dust, pollen, dirt, and other contaminants from entering your car and through the vents. If this filter is clogged or filthy, it can also inhibit or even block all A/C airflow. In other words, you won't get much cold air or any air at all in your cabin. If you're not sure how to replace the filter on your own, don't sweat it! Our expert team at City Garage would be happy to exchange your filter.   #2: Add More Refrigerant Here's the most effective way to make car A/C colder—reboot your refrigerant. If you're not getting enough cool air, it's usually du ... read more