Posts Tagged: "Safe Driving"

Top Tips for Properly Towing a Trailer

Few vacations are as memorable as road trips with friends and family, especially when you can take your favorite creature comforts with you. Whether you’re tucking away those little luxuries in a travel trailer or hitching up a fishing boat for a trip to the lake, brush up on your towing know-how. Read More

What To Do When Your Steering Wheel Shakes When Braking

Some things you want to shake…like maracas, a Polaroid picture, or your groove thing. But your steering wheel? Not so much. If your steering wheel is quivering when you brake, something's likely haywire in your brake system. Learn why your steering wheel may be trembling and what you can do to put a stop to the shivers and shakes! Read More

How Does a Car’s Steering System Work?

We’ve come a long way from pulling on a horse's reins to steer our carriages. Today, all it takes is a small turn of the steering wheel! Learn how the most common steering system works and how proper alignment can help ensure safe and smooth steering. Read More

FCAC National Pothole Month

Help Firestone Complete Auto Care bring attention to a big problem with our road infrastructure: potholes! Share your pothole stories and images this March with the hashtag #NationalPotholeMonth and let’s see if we can garner enough attention to get our roads fixed. Read More

Nitrogen vs Air in Tires: Which Is Better?

When it comes to your trusty vehicle, you’re always asking important questions like, "Is it time for an oil change? Do my tires need to be rotated?" Well, what about, "Should my tires be filled with nitrogen or air?" Nitrogen has become a popular choice, but it may not be right for everyone. Learn more about the nitrogen vs. air debate to make the best decision for your vehicle. Read More

10 Things You Must Carry In Your Car During Winter

When the weather is snowy, icy, and downright unpredictable, it’s crucial to keep a few essential supplies in your car. If the unexpected occurs, you’ll be thankful you planned ahead. Throw these ten items in your trunk and you’ll be better prepared for almost anything the winter road sends your way! Read More