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Our blogs are updated once a month, usually on the first day of the month. On this page, we offer advice, tips, and insights for becoming a safer driver and for better travels on Chico roads. Bookmark this page and remember to check back!

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How to Get Your Vehicle Ready For Back-to-School Season

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As the colleges are reopening, you will now have to drive from home to school or take your vehicle with you to travel more comfortably every time you need to. 

But before you move your vehicle, ensure it is in good condition to be safe on the road, and prevent an accident. Below are some of the car care tips that you should consider to have your vehicle ready for back to school season. 

  • Check your tires: Make sure you have good tires to hop on the road! not having them in good conditions can cause wear and tear. You want to ensure they are making good contact with the road, as they are the feet of your car! 
  • Check your seatbelt, and wear it! : We don't only use seatbelts because it is required by law, but because it saves thousands of lives when it comes to a road accident. If you have an old car that needs seat belt repair, don't think twice. Come and visit our expert team at D&E Auto Repair in Chico. 
  • Have your brakes inspected: Having good brakes allows you to stop quickly and avoid a road accident. You should check your car's brakes regularly as it keeps you safe on the road. 
  • Make sure to have good windshield wipers: Even if you don't use them often, you should make sure to see the road clearly and watch out for obstacles on the road. If you don't know how to change them or need help, our expert team is here to assist you. 

If you need a car to get back and forth to classes and part-time jobs, performing preventative maintenance at home can be very beneficial to keep your vehicle in good condition and be ready for any obstacles on the road. Remember that at D&E Auto Repair in Chico, CA, our expert team is here to assist you with car maintenance. So make sure to schedule an appointment with us! 


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