Summer is almost here! If you’re starting to plan that long-awaited summer road trip, be sure to add car maintenance to your checklist. It’s important to make sure your car is in tip-top shape before you hit the highway! The roads get crowded and more hazardous...

Something is up with your car — your wheel is shaking when braking, you aren't stopping as quickly, you're hearing a squeak or a grinding noise. Could the brakes need fixing? You need to be able to stop about 4,000 pounds of steel hurtling down...

Texas is heating up! How can you take care of your car so that you (and it) hold up well in the heat? Try these summer car tips: Keep fluid levels up. It’s so important to get enough fluids in hot weather, both for you...

Nothing beats the feeling of exploring the landscape of this vast country with just a few tools and your trusted vehicle. The favorite American pastime we’re referring to is off-roading, and we’re going to help you travel the toughest terrains. The most important elements of a...

As summertime reaches full swing, vacations and road trips are on the rise. This year, car camping is proving to be a popular, thrifty adventure for vacationers of all ages. We’ve compiled a few of our favorite tips for setting up your next car trip...

Alignment If you find that your car is veering to one side, you may have an alignment issue. It is important to get your alignment checked annually, usually when you get your tires rotated. Brakes If you feel your brakes shudder, squeak or grind when you stop your...

Whether it’s not changing the brakes in time or neglecting to rotate the tires, not following car maintenance intervals can end up costing you big bucks in the long run. Routine maintenance can keep you and your family safe and keep your car out of...

A flat tire never comes at an opportune time. But luckily, with forums, blogs and how-to videos, simple instructions to changing your flat are just a click away! STEP 1: BE PREPARED Planning ahead will save you a lot of frustration; it's not a bad idea to...

At Brakes to Go, we’re not only concerned with your brakes, we also value your personal safety. Holidays like Spring Break can cause even the most cautious person to forget certain safeguards. As a reminder, we've provided a few safety tips that you should always...