Archive for the ‘Regular Maintenance’ Category

Why You Should Buy Winter Tires

Monday, December 12th, 2016
Why You Should Buy Winter Tires at Mike Maroone's

We all know Colorado winters can be unpredictable, that’s why it’s important to always be as prepared as possible for the heavy snow. One of the best ways you can prepare your vehicle for winter is by buying a fresh set of winter tires.

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How to Improve Your Fuel Economy

Friday, September 9th, 2016
Improve Your Fuel Economy

As a body shop, we get a lot of questions from our customers about how to improve their fuel economy. While there isn’t some be-all and end-all trick to help you save money at the pump, there are a few easy things you can do keep that tank fuller, longer.
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Why you should follow your vehicle’s oil change schedule

Monday, August 29th, 2016
Why you should follow your vehicle’s oil change schedule

Sometimes there aren’t enough hours in the day to do everything you need to get done. That’s just the way life works, and we’ve all been there. One common chore many people put off as long as possible is getting the oil in their vehicle changed. That’s not so bad, right? (more…)

How to Avoid an Overheating Vehicle

Monday, July 18th, 2016
How to Avoid an Overheating Vehicle

Which season is harder on our cars: winter or summer? It’s hard to be sure, but we can definitely say that temperature and weather extremes are rarely kind to our vehicles. One hazard to be conscious of in the summer is the potential to overheat your car – maybe you already know your vehicle is prone to overheating, but even if it’s never happened to you before, checking and maintaining your cooling fluid and systems is always a good idea. (more…)

How to make car cleaning products from household items

Wednesday, February 24th, 2016
How to make car cleaning products from household items

Not willing to travel to the discount auto store to purchase expensive cleaners? In a pinch on a road trip and that windshield is dangerously dirty? We’ll teach you how to make car cleaning products from household items with this post! You’ll be surprised how many of these items and ingredients are already in your pantry – or even in your car! (more…)

Free check engine light scan Colorado Springs CO

Thursday, February 4th, 2016
Free check engine light scan Colorado Springs CO

Nothing can be as irritating and worrying as your check engine light suddenly coming on when you’re trying to manage a busy schedule of getting the kids to school and getting to work. It can be even more disconcerting when you don’t have a name come to mind immediately when vehicle issues come up. Well, we’d love to be that name in your head — and with our free check engine light scan in Colorado Springs CO coupon, we’ll get to the bottom of that sudden notification right away so you can drive away anxiety-free. (more…)