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TIP! Have a battery charger in your car at all times. Batteries die all the time, but you won’t be in trouble if you can charge it.

Do you have issues that need to be corrected on your car? Even if it’s a no now, you definitely know what it feels like. You also know how it feels to not be sure you are making the right decisions. How are you supposed to know? Read on and learn what steps you need to take with regards to auto repair.

TIP! Your radiator needs to be looked over regularly. You should let your car run for a few minutes, shut the engine and open your hood.

Before allowing them to repair your vehicle, verify that the mechanic has A.S.E. certification. The basis of this certification is that your mechanic has over two years of experience and they have passed appropriate testing. This tells you that the mechanic is qualified to work on your car.

TIP! Talk with your technician to determine if they have worked on your car before. If they say that they have, this should be a good indicator that they have some idea of what needs to be done to get your car back into shape.

Don’t underestimate how important it is to have some kind of emergency kit within your vehicle. It should have tire changing tools, a battery charger and tools to top up your gas tank. Consider having blankets, batteries and a flashlight for unexpected nighttime break downs.

TIP! Make sure all repair records are kept close. Put these records in the glove compartment in your car for easy access.

Check the radiator regularly. Warm up your car a little, shut if back off and pop the hood. Never open the radiator while the car is on. Look at the coolant you have in your radiator by checking it with a dipstick but remember that coolant usually needs to be mixed with water before putting it into your vehicle.

TIP! Watch out for mechanics that don’t know what they’re doing. If they are talking in circles and avoiding your questions, you should take your business elsewhere.

You must keep good track of all your car records. Keeping them in the glove compartment is smart. The mechanics who work on your car might need to go through these records. They help them figure out what’s wrong quickly.

TIP! If your taillight or headlight burns out, you may save a ton repairing them yourself. Some vehicles make it easier to do, but it’s cheaper than getting a mechanic to do it.

You should apply these tips to take good care of your vehicle or find a mechanic who can do it for you. That being said, it is also important to learn new information as often as possible. Feel good about your level of knowledge and move forward.

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