Monthly Archives: June 2019

Preparing Your Car For A Road Trip

Preparing Your Car For A Road Trip

Summer is here! It's during this time of year that most of us are getting ready to go on our next big Road Trip. The kids are out of school, and it's time to take that Big Family Vacation that you've been longing for all year. When the weather is nice we are ready to put the windows down and get out on the Open Road! Most of us take the time to do a lot (or at least some) planning ahead for Road Trips. Unfortunately, many of us forget to make sure that our car is ready for that big Road Trip! For that reason, we want to give you a few tips on Preparing Your Car For Your Road Trip. Quick Note: At Graham Auto Repair, when you come in for an Oil Change Service we always perform a Courtesy Check on your vehicle, every time. Make sure that you plan ahead before your Ro ... read more

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Convenient Options While You Wait For Auto Repairs

Convenient Options While You Wait For Auto Repairs

At Graham Auto Repair we have options while you wait for us to service your vehicle. Who likes to sit in a boring, uncomfortable waiting room for hours while they get their car worked on? Or worse yet---what if the Auto Repair Shop doesn't have a waiting room? Then you end up standing or walking around, hoping the work will be finished quickly.   We Have a Comfy Waiting Room Sit back and relax while you wait! At Graham Auto Repair we have comfortable seats where you can relax. We also have a Charging Station where you can plug in your phone! Do you have work to do on your computer? Pull up a chair at our bar and plug in your computer. Are you thirsty? Hungry? We have complimentary coffee, tea, water, cookies, and other snacks for you too. We want you to feel at home while you wait. There's Fun For The Kids Too! It's not always ideal when you have to bring your kids along with you on your errands. But isn't it nice when there is a convenient place for them too? With ... read more

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Why Does My Car Overheat?

Why Does My Car Overheat?   Are you having problems with keeping your car cool? This becomes even more of an issue when the temperature outside starts climbing, in the Summer months. So let's discuss some common problems that can cause your Vehicle to Overheat. We want to help make sure that you can keep your car cool!   Possible Reasons Your Car Overheats   1. A Leak in your Cooling System   One of the major causes of a vehicle overheating can be caused by a leak in the cooling system: The Radiator, Water Pump, Head Gasket, Hoses, Thermostat Housing. Take a look under the hood to see if you notice any leaks. Any leak in one of these areas will stop your engine from being able to cool properly, which will cause your vehicle to overheat. If you can locate the leak, you may be able to seal it up yourself. But don't hesitate to call us if you're uncomfortable with doing something like this on your own.   2. Not Enough  ... read more