Why is My Car’s Air Conditioner Blowing Hot Air?

Posted on May 27th, 2020 by ncapmanage

With temps rising, many people in the Chicago area are turning on their air conditioners for the first time in months. High temperatures can mean an uncomfortable ride if you need to go anywhere in the car, and a very stressful one if you have an air conditioner that’s unhelpfully blowing hot air. Why does […]

Spring Driving Hazards

Posted on April 10th, 2020 by ncapmanage

With winter fading away and warmer weather upon us, you may think that driving hazards are behind us for the most part (at least until next winter). However, spring driving can be more dangerous than you might realize. Rain and Flooding Slippery road conditions and flooding caused by spring rain can make for dangerous driving. […]

How to Prepare Your Car for a Road Trip

Posted on March 13th, 2020 by ncapmanage

Have your vehicle inspected to ensure everything is in working shortly before you take your trip. Make an appointment with your mechanic or do the inspection at least two weeks ahead of when you plan on leaving. There may be issues with your car that will take time to fix, and you may need to […]

The Importance of Regular Wheel Alignments

Posted on February 27th, 2020 by ncapmanage

Living in Chicago, with our extensive array of potholes, not to mention speed humps and curbs, your car’s suspension and steering components take a beating on a daily basis. This affects everything from your tires to how the steering wheel feels in your hands, plus the possibility of needing more replacement auto parts in Chicago, […]

Winter Car Care Tips

Posted on January 21st, 2020 by ncapmanage

One of the benefits of having a car is the reliability and freedom it provides. That freedom goes out the window, though, when you wake up in the morning to go to work and find your car won’t start because the battery died or the doors are frozen shut. To maintain dependability, even in the […]