Spring Cleaning Tips For Your Vehicle

We’ve officially sprung forward! We have more daylight in the evening, and temperatures are getting warmer! We thought this would be a great time to give you some tips on how to keep your vehicle in tip-top shape throughout the spring.   1. Get your oil changed.   If you’ve been following our blog for awhile, you knew we were …

Why You Need To Check Your AC This Spring

Spring AC Checks We know it’s still winter and everyone is focused on making sure their heat works. But hey, spring is just around the corner! It’s going to start getting hot here in Texas before you know it, and you need to start thinking about not waiting too long to get your air conditioning checked out. It’s much better …

Vehicle Checks Before a Christmas Road Trip

Vehicle Checks Before a Christmas Road Trip If you did not already know, we offer a free 25-point inspection for our customers who are going to be taking a road trip. We do this because we want to make sure that you’re driving a safe vehicle. So as we approach Christmas many of you are going to be driving off …

3 Vehicle Maintenance Tips For Fall

Seasons are changing again! As we’re coming out of this summer and going into fall, it’s actually time to start thinking about winter for your car. It’s true there’s not a lot of winter in Texas, but there’s enough to affect your car! Plus, the summer heat has also taken a toll on your car. Here are three things you should make …

3 Important Mileage Milestones For Your Vehicle

Today we want to go over some mileage milestones to keep in mind for your vehicle when it comes to maintenance. 1. 3,000 miles.  If you’ve been following our blog for awhile then you’ve heard this before, but 3,000 miles is what we recommend for oil changes. You may have heard different things from car dealerships and from other people, …

4 Causes of Vehicle AC Failure

We’re often asked, “Why is my car air conditioner not working?” There are some of the main things that can be going wrong if your car is not getting cool. 1. Freon. The first thing to check is always the freon because you could be low. If you’re low on freon, that can cause your air conditioner to not blow …

7 Things Everyone Should Keep In Their Vehicle

A lot of people ask us what kinds of things they should be keeping in their vehicles at all times. Here’s a list of items that should be in your vehicle year-round, regardless of where you live. 1. A spare tire.    Everyone assumes they have a spare tire. But sometimes we use a spare and forget to replace it. …

4 Ways To Keep Your Car Cooler This Summer

If you’ve lived in Texas for any amount of time, you’ll understand that this is only the beginning when it comes to battling the summer heat! We thought we’d give you some tips for your vehicle, to make sure you’re staying cool driving around the McKinney/Frisco area this summer. 1. Check your air conditioner. Make sure your air conditioner is …

3 Simple Ways To Take Care of Your Vehicle

By now you know that we here at Solutions Automotive are really big on maintaining your vehicle! Maintenance, maintenance, maintenance! That’s the key! We hate to see people wait until they need costly repairs. It’s like how you could have prevented a bad toothache if you had flossed and brushed and seen your dentist regularly.  So we want to give …

Summer Vehicle Maintenance Tips

Summer Vehicle Maintenance Tips People talk a lot about making sure their cars are ready for winter and extreme cold. But here in Texas, it’s the extreme heat we need to worry about. Extreme heat does affect your car, and staying on top of maintenance is crucial to keep things running smoothly.  Here are three things for you to do …