Tires are the only components on your vehicle that make contact with the surface of the road. Therefore, their condition is key to the safety and performance of your vehicle. With the ever-changing weather and variety of terrain in Surry County, you must make sure you replace your tires as soon as they wear too thin. In this post, we are discussing 5 signs you need to have your tires replaced:

Christmas is a wonderful time of year in Elkin, NC. Winter temperatures, decorations and lights, and the music of the season serenading Surry County are all part of what makes the holiday a special time. We want to help you find gifts for the car-lovers in your life, so in this article, we are including 8 gift ideas for the car people you care about most:

It can be easy to panic in the case of an emergency; however,  preparation is the key to making sure you are safe in the event of an issue with your vehicle or an accident. There are a few items that can be a big help to you and your loved ones' ability to survive an emergency safely during the heart of winter.

Jonesville is not necessarily known as a cold-weather town; however, it can be quite frigid during the winter months in our area. When the weather outside turns colder, driving can become difficult. No matter your expertise, your driving ability is greatly affected by the degree to which your car is maintained and ready to handle rain, ice, and snow. We will likely experience several bouts of snow and ice in a typical winter. Fall is the time to winterize your vehicle. 

As the only part of your vehicle's components that contacts the road, the condition of your tires matters as much as any other part of your car. Your tires will show provide indications that they need to be replaced. Five signs your car needs new tires, include:

  1. If you place a penny in the tire tread, if it is below Abraham Lincoln's head, you need new tires
  2. If the cords within your tires are showing, you need new tires
  3. If your car is vibrating at certain speeds, you need new tires
  4. If you see cracks and signs of dry rot, you need new tires
  5. If you are experiencing poor handling, you need new tires

There are some vehicle maintenance tasks that seem out-of-sight, out-of-mind; however, replacing your tires is something that you will likely notice right away. New tires drastically improve your overall driving experience. In this article, we will discuss five benefits of new tires: