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Is It the Right Time to Make the Winter Tire Switch?

When do you swap out summer for winter tires? Do you wait until the first snowflakes? We hope not! Learn more about the right time to make the switch so you can avoid a long line at the tire shop and, most importantly, make it to your destination safely in cold weather. Read More

Help! My Parking Brake’s Stuck

You always remember to engage your parking brake on hills and when you park to protect your transmission from wear and tear. But what happens if you hop into the car and try to disengage the brake, only to find that it’s completely stuck? Learn how you may be able to solve for (and avoid) the most common culprits of a stuck parking brake! Read More

Is Idling in Winter Bad for Your Car?

Letting your car warm up in the winter can make things nice and toasty before you get in, but is it good for your engine? The crew at Firestone Complete Auto Care tackle your toughest questions to get to the truth! Read More

Why Car Batteries Die in Winter

Stumped about your car battery life in cold weather? Many batteries will survive winter, but others won’t be so lucky. Find out why car batteries fail in the winter so you can get ahead of the cold! Read More

Get to the Bottom of Your Spongy Brake Problem

Acceleration tends to get the most attention when it comes to cars, but great performance is about more than going fast. It's also about stopping quickly...and spongy brakes can seriously hamper your ability to do so. Find out what could be causing "soft brakes" and how we can help! Read More

The Right Way to Jumpstart a Dead Battery

You’re headed out on your next big road trip adventure. You’ve carefully packed your bags and found the perfect routes to get where you want. It’s only when you’re greeted by a dreaded “click” after placing your key in the ignition that you realize you’re not going anywhere. At least until you jumpstart your battery. Read More