DETECTING TROUBLE DIGITALLY

DETECTING TROUBLE DIGITALLY It’s nice to know that sometimes technology truly is there to make things easier rather than the other way around. Such is the case with the On-Board Diagnostic (often shortened to OBD) system installed on most of the vehicles on the road today. The OBD system helps service technicians monitor your vehicle’s operating systems for signs of trouble...
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DRIVE A “GREEN” MACHINE

DRIVE A “GREEN” MACHINE More and more of us are trying to reduce their impact on the environment by recycling plastics and paper, choosing efficient appliances and adjusting the thermostat to save energy. But what about your vehicle? Some people choose high-efficiency vehicles and trucks, but even if yours isn’t a hybrid, you can take steps to improve fuel efficiency and re...
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SUMMER DRIVING TIPS

SUMMER DRIVING TIPS The average age of vehicles on American roads today recently reached an all-time high of 11.4 years, according to Polk market research. It’s been climbing steadily (the average was only 9.6 years in 2002), and Polk projects it will continue to rise. Today’s vehicles are built better than ever, and with proper maintenance and care, they can endure a l...
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OIL CHANGE SCHEDULE

Finally, one thing on your schedule you can control. Nelsons Auto Repair provides the information you need to take control of your vehicle's preventive maintenance requirements, like when you should change your motor oil.  YOUR VEHICLE’S INFORMATION RIGHT AT YOUR FINGERTIPS With the right preventive maintenance, today's vehicles can stay on the road and out of the r...
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OIL & FILTER: TIME FOR A CHANGE

Although Nelson Auto Repair has expanded services since it started, oil changes remain at the heart of everything we do. We even get a lot of other things done during a Nelson Auto Repair Service Oil Change, like checking your vehicle’s vital fluids, lights and tire pressure. These matters also need attention at routine intervals, just like oil needs to be changed. The correct...
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IMPROVE FUEL EFFICIENCY

People are constantly looking for ways to get the best gas mileage possible for their vehicle. Nelson Auto Repair is here to help you learn how to get more miles per gallon on the road so you can stretch gallons and dollars further. The best way to improve fuel efficiency is to pay attention to driving habits. Aggressive driving is not only unsafe, but it also puts strain o...
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Safety Tips for New Drivers

Teens and people in their early 20’s are three times more likely to get into an accident than any other age group. They’re risk-takers, indulge in speeding, or forget about necessary precautions. At Nelson’s Services, Inc., we believe all new drivers must be cautious, especially while driving over long distances.  Safety Tips for New Drivers Most accidents happen be...
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Safe Driving Practices For Summer

Summer is the perfect season for long drives. You don't need to deal with storms, rain, poor road conditions, etc. The weather is pleasant, and you can roll the windows down to enjoy some breeze. At Nelson’s Services, Inc, we encourage people to give their car a little extra TLC during this time. Drivers must follow safe driving practices, especially during hot summer days.&nb...
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Oil Change Schedule

The quality of oil of your car can deteriorate over time, especially under rough driving conditions. If it is full of debris or harmful compounds, it can cause substantial damage to the vehicle. At Nelson’s Services, Inc, we encourage vehicle owners to maintain a consistent oil change schedule. That will help you avoid more expensive repairs later.  Oil Change Schedule...
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