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Should You Get Your Ignition Inspected?

Your ignition is an important part of your vehicle, as it helps your engine start-up. Ignition problems can leave you stranded on the side of the road, so it's important to know the warning signs to look out for.

One of the most common signs of an ignition issue is a grinding noise when you try to turn your car on. 

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Why are Tire Rotations so Important?

Here at Jefferson Auto in Washington, PA, we offer a number of services to help your car run smoothly. Tire rotations are especially important for many reasons. Many automobile manufacturers recommend having your tires rotated every 5,000 miles, and many drivers choose to have tire rotations at the same time as oil changes. Here are a few reasons why you should keep up with routine tire rotations.

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Suspension System 101

Understanding your vehicle's suspension system is a key building block to the understanding of how your vehicle operates overall. A properly functioning suspension system will deliver a stable and smooth driving experience every time you take to the roads of Washington, PA and beyond.

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Know Your Vehicle and Driving to Get The Right Brakes

When thinking about the type of brakes you are going to get, there are a lot of factors to consider. The most important factor is the vehicle you are getting the brakes for. Another factor is your driving style and other aspects of your driving. This will make sure that you get the right type of brakes.

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Debadging Your Car is Simple and Looks Great

If you want to change things up when it comes to your vehicle, you should consider debadging. Debadging is the process of removing the plastic and metal logos and words that are attached to the exterior of your car. At Jefferson Auto, we want you to be able to take care of your vehicle even as you customize it, which is why we offer this simple debadging procedure.

First, it's important to note that this procedure only applies to badges that are attached using adhesive. With that in mind, begin by utilizing heat or adhesive remover to soften and…

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Avoiding a Tire Blowout

If you have been thinking about getting new tires, then it’s important to check for a tire blowout as your tires get older. You know when your tires are about to go because they may wobble, vibrate, shake, or pull to a certain direction. There are some other signs to check for so that you can get your car into the shop and avoid having to stop in the emergency lane due to your tire blowing out.

There are a few signs you can look for when you’re inspecting your tire’s tread. This includes breaks and cuts…

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