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  • Jessica D Wins "World's Best Mom" Contest!

    National Automotive Repair would like to congratulate Jessica D who won our "World's Best Mom" contest for 2016!  Jessica won a beautiful Harveys tote as our grand prize winner.  Thank you to all who participated in our contest! Here is a picture of Jessica, her son and her mother. Jessica wrote the following heartfelt tribute about her mother. "I love my mom. She deserves to be recognized for her hospitality and courage.  She's the best mother a... read more

  • Nominations Open for WORLD'S BEST MOM Contest!

    Has your Mom stood by you when you needed her most?  How has she shown her love to you?    Surprise her by nominating her NOW for our WORLD'S BEST MOM contest!   Mother's Day is Sunday, May 8.   Share your story with us to win one of three prizes:   1st Place – Harvey’s Red, White and Blue Seatbelt Tote​ 2nd Place – $75 gift card to National Automotive 3rd Place – $50 gift card to National Automotive​   Rules... read more

  • Automotive Know-How: Brakes

    Brakes are one of the most important safety features in your vehicle, and making sure they’re working well is critical.  There are a few key indicators of potential brake trouble that you should know. An early warning sound is intentionally built into your brakes.  If you hear a squeaking noise, that’s an indicator that you should bring your car in to have your brake pads checked and possibly replaced.  If you hear a grinding or growling noise when you brake, it is im... read more

  • Tips to put the brakes on people driving drunk

    If you’ve ever been around a friend or family member who has had too much to drink and wants to drive home, you know it can be an awkward situation. Those people often minimize the effects of alcohol. You know the ol’ ‘I’m fine!’ According to advocates for safe driving at Mothers Against Drunk Driving, this is not the time to be politically correct. Your objective should be to help keep the driver safe by handing over the keys. Take a look at these recommendations from M... read more

  • Is my car out of alignment?

    It’s no surprise that your vehicle will drive better if all the wheels are pointed in the same direction. That’s called wheel alignment. If your wheels are out of alignment you may notice that your vehicle pulls to one side or the other. Something that you won’t notice right away, but you will if you keep driving when you’re out of alignment, is that your tires are wearing unevenly and fairly quickly.. That’s because when the vehicle is pulling to one side, you have to steer it... read more