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Yearly Archives: 2020

Corona Virus

Corona Virus

Although I'm not freaked out about this as much as the people buying pallets full of toilet paper (...and maybe I should be scared to that level. Sorry to make light of the situation), we recognize that these last few months are rather unusual and that further precautions need to be taken. Implemented immediately are some new protocol for both the safety of our customers and our employee/partners.<p> Disinfect common touching points on the vehicle: Door handles (inside and out), steering wheels, shifter levers, & radio nobs.<p> Disinfect similarly on our loaner vehicles.<p> Disinfect common touching points on premises: Door handle(s) to the building, the office, and common sitting desks, such as the service counter.<p> Disinfect keys upon receipt and when giving them back.<p> Employees are to use gloves (they already have been using them) when touching the insides of the vehicle.<p> WE ARE ALSO WILLING TO PICK UP VEHICLES ... read more

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How to Choose the Best Radiator Repair Shop for Your Japanese Car

How to Choose the Best Radiator Repair Shop for Your Japanese Car

Americans love Japanese cars, and they are high-quality vehicles, leading brands in the USA include Toyota, Honda, Mazda, Nissan, Subaru, Suzuki, Scion, Acura, Infiniti Isuzu, and Mitsubishi.   As good as these cars are, they are not immune to radiator problems.   This is why having a radiator repair shop that can help maintain and repair your Japanese cars’ cooling system is essential when radiator issues strike.   It’s a familiar sight, especially during the summer season. You are driving along the highway, and you notice a vehicle parked on the side of the road with the hood popped up, and steam of white smoke is rising from the engine.   You know right away that the car has problems with its cooling system.   The Top Radiator Repair Problems Your radiator is a vital component of your engine’s cooling system. It ensures that the boiling radiator fluid coming from the motor is cooled down before it’s recirculated back into the sys ... read more

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Five Romantic Dates Right from Your Car -- Put non-disposable chopsticks in the glove box to be eco-friendly and share your meal together.

Five Romantic Dates Right from Your Car -- Put non-disposable chopsticks in the glove box to be eco-friendly and share your meal together.

We are in February and how time flies! This month is a great time to show your love for your sweetheart, friends, family, pets, and even your car. Heck, you can even use your car as a vehicle to show your love. Start off by keeping reusable chopsticks in the glovebox so you can pick up food on your way to a beautiful sunset. Not only are you being eco-friendly, you’re also sharing a meal together and creating memories.   We are so fortunate to live in a part of the world where more days than not are sunny. We also have gorgeous beaches and parks all around, so many in fact it can be difficult to decide where to go to watch that stunning sunset. Here are five top-rated choices where you simply can’t go wrong:   San Clemente Pier ... read more

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Top 10 Reasons To Drive A Japanese Vehicle

Top 10 Reasons To Drive A Japanese Vehicle

There are so many reasons to drive a Japanese vehicle, it’s hard to limit it to just 10. From a basic commuter model like the Honda Civic (that can also be tricked out!) to a Nissan GT-R, there’s something for everyone.  Efficiency: Even the gasoline-powered models tend to have high fuel efficiency. When it comes to hybrid and electric, not only are the leading the pack when it comes to getting more and more out our a single charge, they are working hard to make them more and more stylish.  Practicality: Since there are so many on our roadways, it means that parts are readily available. It also means that our mechanics who work on them are VERY familiar and well trained because they work on them so often. What that means for you is lower costs when it comes to parts and labor. Innovation: They are also at the head of the pack when it comes to style, performance, overall efficiency. They are smart, futuristic, and contemporary. They are continually looking for w ... read more

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