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Monthly Archives: February 2018

Springtime Potholes: What You Can Do To Protect Your Vehicle

Springtime Potholes: What You Can Do To Protect Your Vehicle

With Spring arriving, the team of auto mechanics at Turning Wrenches in Louisville wants our clients to be mindful of potholes that often develop after the winter thaw. These annoying holes in the road can cause safety issues and car damage that could lead to substantial auto repair costs. If drivers report the loss to the city of Louisville, it is possible to get reimbursed for damages. However, the best bet would be to stay clear of potholes altogether! The team at Turning Wrenches has some suggestions on how to avoid these cracks the road:   Grip the Wheel and Reduce Speed: If you can’t avoid the pothole, slow down so the impact won’t be as severe. To avoid losing control of the vehicle, grip the steering wheel firmly. It’s crucial not to use the brakes on a pothole as that could cause more damage to the car. Maintain Tire Pressure: Make sure that your automobile's tires are correctly inflated (according to the car’s manufacturer). Be Mindful of ... read more

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