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Frequently Asked Questions about Snow Tires

Many questions tend to come up on the topic of choosing the best tires for your vehicle. And now that we’re in the thick of winter and dealing with some snowy road situations, the loudest ones we’re hearing are all about snow tires. To help our local drivers and aspiring technicians think twice about their […]

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Snow Tires vs. All-Terrain Tires: Which Has the Advantage?

During the winter, the Philadelphia, Warminster, and Exton areas experience snow, freezing temperatures, and less-than-ideal road conditions. To safely handle these seasonal hazards, you should equip your vehicle with the proper tires. But which tires are better: all-terrain or snow? Both types are designed for improved functionality compared with standard tires, but they’re significantly different […]

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3 Things to Know Before Installing a Snowplow on your Truck

Are you tired of waiting for a snowplow to clear your street or driveway? Do you want to clear the snow yourself to save time and money? Your truck can easily be equipped with a snowplow to make clearing the snow around your home easier. However, there are three things you need to know before […]

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How to Repair your Defroster Grid Lines

Defroster grids on vehicles can be easily damaged, but instead of going to a repair center and paying hundreds of dollars to have someone fix them for you, you can easily repair them for much less. The defroster grids are the skinny lines that run across your rear windshield, and their job is to remove […]

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How to Protect your Car from Road Salt

The winter season brings snowy and icy roads that increase the chances of slipping and sliding while you’re driving. Unfortunately for your vehicle, one of the only solutions for this problem is spreading rock salt on the roadways to melt the ice for safer traveling. While the rock salt increases your overall safety when driving […]

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Top 3 Tips To Make Your Snowmobile Faster

While winter may be on its way out, late winter storms have made it feel like this winter will never end. If you are looking to add speed to your snowy ride before this winter comes to an end, or if you are an engine performance student just looking for a fun project, check out […]

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Discover the World of Snocross

Tucker Hibbert beat out former snocross rival Blair Morgan for a record number of consecutive gold medals in the Monster Energy Snowmobile Snocross earlier this month. The victory didn’t just cement Hibbert’s role as a champion, it also marked a turning point in the popularity of snocross, the point where champions fade to legend status […]

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How To Get Your Car Out Of The Snow

You don’t want to think about it happening. The snow is coming down, but you haven’t received that joyful call that work is cancelled. You give yourself plenty of extra time and head out, taking it slow. You skid, and end up in an embankment. Next thing you know, you’re calling your boss and a […]

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Prepare Your Car for the Perfect Winter Road Trip

Winter road trips are completely different from travel in any other season. These cold roads can be very challenging for drivers, and there is the added danger of being stuck in a snowstorm. As most auto collision repair school students know, winter roads increase accidents and can harm your car’s paint job, especially for unprepared […]

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Five Parts to Prepare Your Truck for the Elements

It is no secret that cold weather is hard on diesel trucks. The winter brings with it problems like fussy heating systems and trouble starting up. The effect of winter on diesel is just one of the topics you can learn about in diesel technology school. If you want to protect your car from the […]

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