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Why Should You Consider a New Floor Mat for Your Vehicle?

When you get inside your vehicle, you will need to decide where and how to place your feet. This small action is something that we often do not consider in the absence of muddy shoes. The material that you rest your feet on as you navigate from one destination to the next is important, as you have the option of an all-weather mat or one that is made of carpet. There are benefits to both.

All-weather floor mats can stand up to everything, from dirt and water to grass that collects on your shoes when it's dry outside. 

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The Difference Between Temporary and Full-Size Spare Tires

All cars typically come with a spare tire. However, compact tires and full-size spares are completely different. Compact, temporary tires are not meant to go on long drives. These are emergency tires that typically can go about 50 miles, which is just enough to take you from the side of the road to the shop. At the shop, mechanics can tell you if you need a new tire or just a patch for the old one.

Driving on a compact, temporary tire is a dangerous solution if you go on longer commutes. 

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Gasket Health Means Engine Health

Gaskets are a key component of your engine; gaskets are used in a number of places in your engine to form a seal that keeps gases, fluids, and other liquids from leaking. Faulty gaskets can wreak havoc on your engine and a small problem could potentially become a much bigger--and much costlier--problem if not serviced promptly.

You can help keep your gaskets in good condition by changing your oil and vehicle coolant at regular intervals, using manufacturer-recommended coolant, and by maintaining proper torque on head bolts. Despite your best efforts, though, sometimes gaskets fail. 

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Winter Wiper Blades are Important in Duncansville, PA

Reduced winter visibility due to poor windshield wipers is, in a word, misery. If you’re struggling with outdated wiper blades, you probably feel like an expert on why your vehicle’s wiper blades are an important maintenance concern.

Driving in rainy, wintry weather is a chore. However, it gets worse when windshield wipers do not do their job. Stop by the Blue Knob Auto Sales service center here in Duncansville, PA soon and let our technicians replace your wipers with winter wiper blades. Wintry rain can be icy, and summer wiper blades are not designed to deal with the…

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Customize Your Truck with Blue Knob

Pickup trucks are now among the best-selling vehicles in the United States. What are you going to do to make your stand out? Whether you're lifting your rig, in the market for badass tires, adding new chrome accents or simply upgrading your sound system, Blue Knob Auto this the Duncansville region's number one resource for truck repair, customization and modification.

 

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