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Pros and Cons of Bringing a Car to College

Submitted by admin on Mon, 05/07/2018 - 12:20

If the time has come for you, or your son or daughter to head off to college, you may be considering bringing a car. Going to college is an exciting time, and it can be either a blessing or a curse bringing a vehicle with you. To make this decision either for you and your family, weigh out these pros and cons:

Drive Green With These 5 Tips

Submitted by admin on Fri, 04/06/2018 - 19:26

At State Street Auto Service, we aim to minimize the carbon footprint we leave on our planet, which is one of the reasons why we have decided to celebrate Earth Day this April. And with Spring being around the corner, it is the perfect time to honor our planet Earth. Drive green with these 5 tips:

Put aside Time for Your Timing Belt

Submitted by admin on Thu, 03/15/2018 - 19:21

You depend on your vehicle on a daily basis, and when your car is in the shop, it seems as if your day has come to a complete stop. At State Street Auto Service, we aim to prevent these situations from happening, as we recognize just how valuable your vehicle is to your day. That’s why we recommend setting aside time for your timing belt. This element of your engine plays an important role in the overall operation of your vehicle for these two main reasons:

Tips for Driving with Your Furry Co-Pilot

Submitted by admin on Thu, 02/15/2018 - 19:15

We all love to bring our dog with us, as it makes those long days go by that much faster. However, we have to be cautious of bringing our furry co-pilot along for the ride. There are several things we must be mindful of, which is why we have a compiled a few tips and tricks for driving with your beloved pup:

Our New Year’s Resolution is Preventative Maintenance

Submitted by admin on Mon, 01/15/2018 - 19:04

Our team at State Street Auto Service would like to wish everyone a happy 2018. We are so fortunate for all 2017 brought us, and we look forward to sharing another year with you. We would like to ring in the New Year with a certain resolution: preventive maintenance. When it comes to your vehicle, preventive maintenance is the key to longevity and safety of your car.

Best Christmas Gifts for a Car Lover

Submitted by admin on Mon, 12/11/2017 - 14:09
We recognize how busy you can get during the holiday season. From shopping for the perfect gift to planning the trip to Grandmother’s, this time of year is action-packed for both businesses and families alike. At State Street Auto Service, we want to make things easy for you, whether that means quickly and accurately servicing your car or providing you with a helpful list of christmas gifts for that car lover in your life.

Why Autumn Is The Best Time To Winterize Your Vehicle

Submitted by admin on Tue, 11/07/2017 - 10:47
Winter isn’t quite here yet, but we can already feel the chill of Autumn growing stronger. Not only do these chilly months have an affect on us, as we can’t help but pile on the layers and heavy jackets, but this season also affects our cars. We have to make sure your vehicle is ready to withstand the elements of Mother Nature, and autumn is the best time to winterize your vehicle.

How to Decorate your Car for Halloween

Submitted by admin on Thu, 10/05/2017 - 15:00

Halloween is just around the corner, so we can’t help but dedicate one of our blog posts to this fun and creative Halloween. We absolutely love seeing those scary ghosts, beautiful princesses, and creepy witches walking down our street. But, when you combine Halloween and cars, we become over the moon, so to speak. Nowadays, people are dressing up their cars, and we can’t help but this juxtapose. For all those Halloween and car-lovers out there, we have put together a helpful list of costume ideas.

Best Songs for a Summer Road Trip

Submitted by admin on Mon, 07/31/2017 - 12:45
Before you embark on your summer adventure, make sure you are completely prepared. The team at State Street Auto Service, not only can secure the safety and driveability of your car, but we can also ensure that you are driving down the highway, listening to some good music. Here are 10 suggestions for your summer road trip playlist:

10 Best Cars for Teenage Drivers

Submitted by admin on Mon, 07/31/2017 - 12:38

School's out for the summer, so it’s time for summer fun. Our teenagers are chomping at the bit, ready to embark on their summer adventures. If you are looking to purchase a car for your son or daughter in the upcoming months, we recommend paying close attention to a few, important features:

Crash test scores: We recommend going over a prospective vehicle’s crash test scores and their reliability and safety ratings. This information is available via the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, and J.D. Power and Associates

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