Car Safety Tips To Teach Your Teen

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Car Safety Tips To Teach Your Teen

When it comes to having a teen driver, car safety tips are important. And as the parent or guardian, it’s your responsibility to make certain that they’re educated on how to stay safe while driving. While there are plenty of car safety tips to teach your child about being on the road, there are certain automotive maintenance tips to teach as well. It’s also a good idea to introduce your teen driver to an automotive repair shop that they can trust and depend on.

These tips can be helpful to teach your teen driver and prevent further maintenance issues down the road as well.
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Simple Ways to Let Your Mechanic Help You

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Finding a good mechanic can feel like a never-ending search. There are only so many reviews that you can read online to see what experiences everyone had. And, no matter where you look, it seems like there is always another one or two options to explore. Why not save your time and energy and let Cassels Garage be your go-to auto repair and specialist? With years and years of excellent service, you can rest easy knowing that your vehicle is in good hands!
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Tips for Improving Your Car’s Gas Mileage

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Woman refueling the gas tank at fuel pump.

If you’re looking for super simple tips for improving the gas mileage of your car, you won’t want to miss out on these! Saving money at the pump has never been easier!

How often have you stared down at the gas gauge in your car and wondered where in the world all your gas has gone? Don’t worry, that’s a common thought or feeling for most drivers out there! And, while there are some cars that just tend to get better gas mileage than others, there are certain things that you can do as a driver to help improve your gas mileage with ease.
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When Should You Wash Your Car?

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When Should You Wash Your Car?

It seems like some people are very aware of the need to wash their car, while others…aren’t. But, have you ever wondered if there are certain times when you really should wash your car?

Depending on who you ask, the answer is going to vary. Sometimes, the answer is obvious if there is mud caked on the exterior of the car. Those type of vehicles obviously needs to be cleaned. But what about the other times throughout the year? And is there really a need to wash your car every single week? All are valid questions that need to be answered.

You know the drill…When it rains, that rain and dirt mixture turn to mud which means a big sloppy mess for the exterior of your car. The good news? Once that forecast shows a sunny day, you can easily get it into the car wash and bring back that shine.

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Car Maintenance that Needs to Be on Your Radar

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Car Vehicle Maintenance

Making certain that you’re giving the proper car maintenance to your vehicle is important! Your car is a big investment, so taking good care of it is crucial. If you’re wondering what you should have on your radar, here are some basic car maintenance tips that anyone can do.

If you truly stop and think about how often you’re in your car, you’ll be amazed at just how many hours per week you find yourself behind the wheel (or sitting in the passenger seat). Truth be told, if it wasn’t for your car, there would be so many things in your life that you’d miss out on!

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Packing Your Car Like a Pro for Your Summer Road Trip

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Packing Your Car Like a Pro for Your Summer Road Trip

Cassels Garage is here to help you make it through your family road trip and ace it with flying colors. Whether we are tuning your car up or giving you tips on how to prep your car, we are here for you in any way we can be. This week we thought you might like to hear some tips on how to pack your vehicle like a pro for your up and coming road trip. Read on for some killer tips and tricks!

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Get Your Car Road Trip Ready

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Preparing Your Car for a Road Trip

Summer is coming, and you are getting ready for summer vacation. At Cassels Garage here in Melbourne, Florida we want to help you have a stress-free road trip. Whether you plan on driving your car a short distance to Orlando or a much longer road trip up or down the coast, we have some tips to make sure you and your family can have an awesome adventure.

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Top 4 Reasons to Detail Your Car

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Detailing Your Car

At Cassels Garage here in Melbourne, FL, we focus on keeping your car in tip-top shape. From basic oil changes, transmission repair and tune-ups to timing belts, engine replacements, and everything in between, our team of auto technicians are here to serve you. While we focus on your engine and auto repair services, it’s critical you don’t forget the importance of maintaining the exterior of your car.

With summer approaching, now is the perfect time to detail your car. Detailing your car will do a lot more than just make your car look shiny and new. It will improve and maintain the health of your car just like changing the oil and spark plugs. It may take several hours to fully detail a car, but it will help maintain its value and keep your car in tip-top shape.

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Go the Distance – 5 Tips to Extend the Life of your Car

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Extend the Life of Your Car

Let’s face it, buying a new car can be extremely expensive. Once you finish making monthly payments, wouldn’t it be nice to extend the life of your car far beyond five or six years? A well-maintained car can last over 15 years and well over 200,000 miles if you keep up with routine maintenance.  Plus, if you keep your car in top shape when you are ready to sell or trade it in for a newer model you will get top dollar.

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Be Prepared

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Be Prepared

Part of being a good driver is being prepared. In our previous post, we talked about how important it is to keep your tires properly inflated. Failure to do so could lead to a blowout- a sudden rupture or malfunction due to pressure, in particular the bursting of an automobile tire. A blowout can be a dangerous situation. A flat tire can also lead to a stressful and hazardous roadside situation. Cassels Garage can handle tire servicing for you in the Melbourne area of Brevard County, Florida. We also strive to keep you safe and informed. So, here is some information on how to be prepared in case of a blowout or roadside emergency.

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