The Driver’s Guide To Auto Repair Shop Shenanigans

Undercoating has two advantages. First and foremost, it will protect a card by preventing the rust that eats through a fender and through a car body. Secondly, sprayed or brushed into metal to metal cracks and crevices the black asphalt material will forestall many a squeak and rattle.

Shoes: Coordinate shoes with your outfit. The heel should be no higher than two-inches. No open toe shoes or open heels and especially no sandals. Check heels for scuffing. If the heel is worn it is time to replace the shoes or take them to a shoe automotive aftermarket. Don’t miss a good opportunity because your shoes are in bad shape. No matter how nice your suit is, a poorly maintained pair of shoes will destroy any good impression you hoped to make.

The only way to know what your prospect perceives is of value is to ask them in the fact find stage of the sales process. Your questions should be preplanned and scripted. They should probe areas of potential problems your product can best fix. They should not just inquire about what the customer thinks he wants, they should also create product “must haves” that only you can satisfy.

Every car manufactured after 1981 has a 17-character Vehicle Identification Number. It is kind of like a fingerprint, and no two cars have the same one. Each letter and number in the VIN stands for something, identifying that particular car. It starts with the country of manufacture, the make and the model. The next few characters represent the restraint system, the line, the series, the body style and the engine. The 10th and 11th characters are the year the car was made and the assembly plant.

Why do we say strut bars (also known as strut braces) are the simplest automotive accessory? The answer is it is just a brace with one circle on each end of the brace itself. Yes, just a simple bar unlike a strong side step bar with non-slip pads or a bull bar with fog lights. A strut brace is a mostly aftermarket car suspension accessory for the purpose of increasing the car’s ride ability by providing extra stiffness between the strut towers.

The beginning of marriage need not signal the end of romance. Marriage needs a lot of sugar and spice to make it palatable and romance is what makes it deliciously sweet and tangy. So, relive all those happenings in your courtship that meant so much to both of you, speak of them and celebrate them, for love can be kept alive by fond memories. Take time off from work, household duties and children to sit side by side in the moonlight, or to just walk down the lane far from the madding crowd.

What do i need to know before I get ready to purchase a set? You need to know the year, make, and model of your vehicle. If there are any special options on your exterior rear view mirrors it would be good to have that knowledge. My vehicle has exterior accent lights in the bottom of the mirrors that come on when the engine is off and you shut the doors. They stay on for about a minute then shut off. Turn signals are option available on exterior mirrors. Before you make a purchase give your mirrors an once over and become familiar with them and you won’t have any problems.

Are mirror covers available for my vehicle? Probably. To find out, just search for them on-line. Search for Chevy HHR chrome mirror covers or Dodge Ram chrome mirror covers or whatever vehicle you have and chrome mirror covers.