The Diary of the Phantom Tire Buyer #49:

A Web Log about ASE-certified services from A Phantom Tire Buyer with a Secret Identity

Dear reader:  I couldn’t believe my ears.  I was speaking with Mr. McGillicuddy, who lives just across the way from my lair, in a top secret location.  He was happily recounting a recent game of the football that he’d watched on television, when suddenly, out of nowhere, he asked “Hey Phantom, you know anyone I could trust to do my brakes?”

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The Diary of the Phantom Tire Buyer #34:

A Web Log about “Details Matter” from A Phantom Tire Buyer with a Secret Identity

Dear Diary,

I was coming back from the health food store the other day in the Phantomobile, when I espied a colorful and eye-catching billboard!  It said, “At 70 miles per hour, details matter”.  Wow, said to myself, wiser words were never spoken!  Just then I saw that the billboard was put up by my good friend Chip Wood!  It was my friends at Tire Discounters spreading the good word!

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3 Resolutions For Your Vehicle In The New Year

The new year signals renewed hope for new beginnings and a list of resolutions. Every year most of your resolutions evolve around your health, self-improvement, finances and love.

What about making a resolution involving the maintenance of your vehicle? Yes, it may seem trivial when compared to your other resolutions but you trust your vehicle to get you to the places you need to go in a safe and timely manner. So why isn’t your vehicle part of your yearly resolutions?

Show your trusted vehicle some love this year by following three simple resolutions:

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4 Essential Tips for Holiday Travel

HolidayOver the river and through the woods to grandmother’s house you may go for the holidays. While you’re looking forward to a joyous holiday season, traveling can be stressful. Not just for you but your vehicle as well.

Tire Discounters wants you to be safe on the road and enjoy all holiday festivities. Put your mind at ease by visiting your local Tire Discounters and take advantage of our seven different courtesy checks or our extensive 22-point safety check to ensure your vehicle is in good condition and safe for all your holiday travel needs.

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Top 10 List – Winter Car Prep

In preparation for the cold winter months, many drivers begin to think about winter weather driving and the dangers that it can bring. Even if you have had your car for a long time and feel very comfortable behind the wheel, sometimes the unpredictable conditions on winter roads can catch you off guard. Tire Discounters wants you to feel ready for the change of season by providing you with the top ten list of things you can do to prepare for winter driving.

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Why are Oil Changes Important?

Your vehicle is a very important part of your life. Basic vehicle maintenance is kind of like preventive care for your health. For example, having your oil changed at periodic intervals will help prolong the life of your investment and help you avoid major expenses in the long run. An oil change is vital to the optimum performance of your vehicle because oil serves three vital roles that directly impact the longevity of the engine: it coats, it cools, and it cleans. These are known as the 3 C’s of oil.

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Overheated car?

As temperatures rise, they can take a toll on your vehicle – especially if it hasn’t been properly serviced by a trained technician. Did you know that the No. 1 cause of engine failure is overheating? To help you prepare for some of the hottest days of the year, below are six tips to avoid having an overheated car.

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