Auto Mechanics 101: Is My Car Battery or Alternator Bad?

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Auto Mechanics 101: Is My Car Battery or Alternator Bad? Starting their vehicle is something Arizona auto owners take for granted until there is a problem necessitating car repair. The electrical system in a vehicle is more complex than most … Continue reading

Getting Your Car Ready for Summer with These Top Maintenance Tips

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Getting Your Car Ready for Summer with These Top Maintenance Tips The hot, dusty driving condition during the Arizona summer will take a toll on your vehicle. You can lessen that toll by keeping up with routine auto maintenance. Visit … Continue reading

Signs your Car’s Air Conditioning Needs to be Repaired

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Signs your Car’s Air Conditioning Needs to be Repaired Although the Midwest is beginning to experience fall’s cooler temperatures, here in Arizona temperatures are still soaring into the upper 90s and we are definitely still making good use of our … Continue reading

Instructions on How to Change a Tire in Minutes

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Instructions on How to Change a Tire in Minutes Nothing is worse than when you go out to your car after a long, arduous day of work and your tire is flat. Even more dangerous and horrible to deal with … Continue reading

Everything You Need to Know about Automotive Rust in Phoenix

Everything You Need to Know about Rust in Phoenix

Everything You Need to Know about Automotive Rust in Phoenix Everything You Need to Know about Automotive Rust in Phoenix! Here are a few things you can do to manage the risk of automotive rust in Phoenix! Phoenix, Arizona Rust … Continue reading

5 Things that Will Ruin Your Car’s Paint in Scottsdale

5 Things that Will Ruin Your Car’s Paint in Scottsdale 5 Things that Will Ruin Your Car’s Paint Here are a few things that will ruin your car’s paint job (and that you should try to prevent) Scottsdale, Arizona You … Continue reading

Top 5 Signs Your Car Needs Air Conditioner Repair

Top 5 Signs Your Car Needs Air Conditioner Repair Temperatures in Phoenix routinely soar over 100 degrees during the summer. That’s no time to mess around without an air conditioner in your car or your home! Even short trips to … Continue reading

Keeping Your Children Safe on the Tempe Road

Keeping Your Children Safe on the Tempe Road A parent’s first responsibility is to keep their child safe. Having your vehicle inspected and properly maintained by certified Tempe mechanics is a good place to start. Using the child passenger restraint … Continue reading

Tire Safety Check Cheat Sheet

Scottsdale Muffler shows the common checklist when determining the safety of your AZ tires

Tire Safety Check Cheat Sheet Tire Safety Check Cheat Sheet Tires play a major role in both the safety and performance of your vehicle. It is important to send a few minutes each month checking over your tires! Phoenix, Arizona … Continue reading

Saving Energy on the Road

Expert AZ auto repair mechanics show how to save energy with your Arizona automobile

Saving Energy on the Road Saving Energy on the Road The expert Mechanics at Scottsdale Muffler discuss a few things you can do to maximize your fuel savings! Scottsdale, Arizona Gas prices may be the lowest they’ve been in some … Continue reading

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Arizona Gasoline Types Explained

Fred McCurdy explains and investigates gasoline types in Phoenix, Arizona

Arizona Gasoline Types Explained Arizona Gasoline Types Explained Experienced Arizona auto mechanic, Fred McCurdy, explains how different gasoline types affect fuel efficiency and auto performance. Arizona Gas prices are dropping in Arizona, as they are throughout the country. This week, … Continue reading

The Arizona Teen Car Buyer Guide

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The Arizona Teen Car Buyer Guide The Arizona Teen Car Buyer Guide In this blog, Scottsdale Muffler and Automotive shares the costs associated with buying your first vehicle. Arizona As you approach 15, you might start getting excited about earning … Continue reading

Your Phoenix Winter Checklist for Your Car

Phoenix Winter Checklist for Your Car by Scottsdale Muffler

Your Phoenix Winter Checklist for Your Car Your Phoenix Winter Checklist for Your Car In this blog, Scottsdale Muffler and Automotive shares quick tips to keep your vehicle running safely this winter. Phoenix, Arizona In Phoenix, we’re lucky enough to … Continue reading

Is a Holiday a Good Time to Buy a Car in Scottsdale?

Holiday benefits at Scottsdale Muffler for your Arizona vehicle

Is a Holiday a Good Time to Buy a Car in Scottsdale? Is a Holiday a Good Time to Buy a Car in Scottsdale? Whether you are shopping for a new or used car, find out if November and December … Continue reading

3 Repair Jobs You Shouldn’t Try to Do on Your Own in Scottsdale Arizona

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3 Repair Jobs You Shouldn’t Try to Do on Your Own in Scottsdale Arizona There are some car repair and maintenance jobs that you may want to try on your own. Unfortunately those simple car repair jobs that anyone with … Continue reading

3 DIY Tips to Keep Your Scottsdale Electric Car Juiced Up & Running

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3 DIY Tips to Keep Your Scottsdale Electric Car Juiced Up & Running Both environmental concerns and rising gas prices have combined to increase the popularity of electric cars. Electric car sales are booming and sales are expected to continue … Continue reading

Diesel vs Gas Engines – Is Either One Better in Phoenix Arizona?

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Diesel vs Gas Engines – Is Either One Better in Phoenix Arizona? When purchasing a vehicle the choice between a diesel or a gas engine may come up. This used to only be a concern when purchasing a truck or … Continue reading

How to Make Sure Your Car Doesn’t Overheat Towards the End of the Phoenix Summer

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How to Make Sure Your Car Doesn’t Overheat Towards the End of the Phoenix Summer In Phoenix it’s not unusual to see an overheated car pulled over alongside the road with clouds of steam pouring from the radiator. Any mechanic … Continue reading

Why are diesel engines difficult to start when they are cold

Learn why diesel engines are hard to start when they are cold in Arizona

Why Are Diesel Engines Difficult to Start When They Are cold? Diesel motors are quite a bit harder to start when cold due to multiple different factors: Battery Strain Battery Output Oil Density Gas “Gelling” Electrical Resistance An average battery runs optimally at … Continue reading

Top 5 Car Maintenance Tips To Do Before the Phoenix Summer Hits

Top 5 Car Maintenance Tips To Do Before Phoenix AZ Summer Hits

Top 5 Car Maintenance Tips To Do Before the Phoenix Summer Hits Here in Phoenix Arizona, temperatures are on the rise. Is your car ready to take on the blistering summer heat? You’ll want to be certain that it is … Continue reading

New Years Resolutions For Your Phoenix Car

The Importance of PHX Car Maintenance by Scottsdale Muffler

New Years Resolutions For Your Phoenix Car When the country’s economic crisis hit in 2008, Phoenix was hit very hard. It was one of the hardest hit labor markets in the entire country with over ten percent unemployment and more … Continue reading

Care, Maintenance and Repair of Your Automobile

Scottsdale Muffler & Automotive Can Help Maintain and Repair Your Vehicle

Care, Maintenance and Repair of Your Automobile How exactly do you care for your car? It begins before you make the purchase. Do your homework, check to see which manufacturers have been stable and reliable for a long period of … Continue reading

5 DIY Car Maintenance Tasks

Easy Do-It-Yourself Auto Repairs For Scottsdale Residents

5 DIY Car Maintenance Tasks As the price of gas continues to climb in Scottsdale Arizona many consumers are looking for ways to scale back on automotive expenses. One possible area to save on is the routine auto maintenance tasks. … Continue reading

5 Maintenance Tips That Can Save Your Car’s Life

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5 Maintenance Tips That Can Save Your Car’s Life Car maintenance is more important than ever now that the average price of a new car in Arizona has climbed to well over $30,000 dollars. That’s the average price, not the … Continue reading