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AAA tests show rear-view cameras boost visibility up to 75 percent

Beginning in 2016, carmakers are required to add rear-view image systems into all passenger vehicles. Although this new regulation from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) was met with criticism, AAA conducted tests that showed rear-view camera systems improved visibility from 36 percent to 75 percent. AAA evaluated 17 vehicles of varying types and…

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GM recalls an additional 1.5 million vehicles

Update: GM announced a new recall of 1.3 million vehicles on March 31. This recall is to repair power steering issues. Recalled vehicles are: the 2004-2005 Chevrolet Malibu, and some 2006, 2008, and 2009 models; 2004- 2005 and some 2006 of the Chevrolet Malibu Maxx; some of the 2010 model year Chevrolet HHR non-turbo; some…

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Resolve to keep your car running smoothly and safely in 2014

Happy New Year! Do your New Year’s resolutions include taking great care of your car or truck this year? If so, we can help! Our auto technicians are the best of the best and you can rely on Auto Lab to make your service visit a pleasant, personable one. Just in case you’re not aware,…

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Headlight restoration can help you see clearly again

As summer fades into fall, you’ve probably already noticed the days are getting shorter. With more time on the clock between dusk and dawn, you’ll be using your headlights a whole lot more. If your headlights are cloudy, hazy or simply not as bright as they used to be, you could be compromising your night-driving…

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Winter is here: Are you and your car ready for the road ahead?

Although we had a mild winter to start, the cold weather is here and we don’t know what the rest of January and February might bring. We could still have a couple serious months of potentially hazardous driving to come. We can’t stay home for all that time, so here are some tips for keeping…

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