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How to Manage Hydroplaning

People who drive often dread rainy weather. Rainy weather is nasty and miserable. It can in some cases even bring on panic-inducing hydroplaning. If you're a driver who ever finds yourself in the midst of a hydroplaning dilemma, you need to practice full composure. Don't freak out. Doing so won't make anything better. Remember, too, that hydroplaning usually is over pretty quickly.

Refrain from steering in an immoderate style. Refrain from brake hitting actions as well. These suggestions can be useful for people who don't want to make hydroplaning matters even worse. 

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Take Care of Your Tires by Rotating Them

You made an investment on the day that you picked out your tires and chose to purchase them. You should make the most of that investment by helping your tires stay in good shape and stay fit for use on your vehicle. Rotating the tires is important when it comes to caring for them.

When you rotate your tires, you take a tire that is wearing down on one side, and you put it in a place where it will no longer receive wear on that side. It is important for you to help your tires wear evenly by moving…

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Important Information About Brake Pads

The brake pad is placed between the caliper piston and the rotor on vehicles that have disc brakes. The pad acts as protection between the caliper and the rotor each time the brake pedal is pressed. Without this padding, these two components will rub against each other and make it harder for the car or truck to stop.

There is a significant amount of friction each time the brake is used. Therefore, the brake pad will wear down and need to be replaced on a regular basis. Buyers may be able to learn more about how long a brake pad…

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Understanding Move Over Laws

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Safety on the road is essential for all people. It's critical to focus on your own safety as a driver and your accompanying passengers, but it is also just as important to concentrate on the safety of roadside workers that you may pass by. This is where move over laws come into play.

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Getting Your Car Unstuck in The Snow: Salt or Kitty Litter?


Our staff over here at Susan's Auto Mall knows all about the risks of driving in the winter. During the winter, snow falls and water freezes. When snow and ice come in contact with your tires, they don't always get along. So what do you do if you find yourself stuck? You know that salt can be put under the tire, but is there anything less expensive?

If you are looking for a less expensive way to get your vehicle unstuck from the snow or ice, try kitty litter. Instead of melting the ice like salt does, kitty…
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Save Time with Our Online Service Scheduler

In recent years, many things have become easier thanks to the internet. One of these things is making an automotive service appointment. If you car needs service, but you have been procrastinating when it comes to making the appointment, then Susan’s Auto Mall has a solution for you.

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Why Your Winter Windshield Wiper Blades Are Important


The winter can be a harsh time for your vehicle and being even harder on your vision. This is why it's important to ensure your windshield wipers are properly maintained, replaced, or service, if you're in the doubt. Don't become the threat of being a liability of risking the safety of your passengers because of an inability to see. You're invited to visit Susan's Auto Mall for more information on finding the right windshield wipers for your make and model vehicle. Your wipers should always work well against your windshield in order to ensure they…
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How to Properly Maintain Your Headlights

Cars have changed a lot over the years. Many of the bells and whistles added can improve the quality of comfort. However, one the main features of a car that people ignore are their headlights. Headlights are critical while driving at night; not only do they improve visibility, but also signal other drivers for their own safety.

 

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Finding the Perfect Tires for the Season

Sometimes buying tires can be confusing and stressful. With so many tire types for different cars and weathers, it can be a lot to take in. As seasoned veterans, we here at Susan’s Auto Mall are prepared to help you navigate through buying the right tires for your vehicle.

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