Posted in the auto maintenance Category
Can Chipped Paint On A Car Cause Rust?
March 10th, 2020 by Fix Auto USA
Posted in: auto maintenance
A shiny coat of paint can make just about any vehicle look good, no matter its age. At the same time, it’s surprising how just a few small dings, scratches, or paint chips can ruin the appearance of an entire car and make it appear much older than it actually is. If you have […]
Why Living By The Ocean Can Lead To Auto Body Repairs
December 5th, 2019 by Fix Auto USA
Living by the ocean has many advantages. Climates tend to be milder. There’s something about the smell of the ocean, the cool breezes, and the sound of the waves crashing on the beach that seems invigorating and healthful. And, the recreational opportunities are hard to beat. Unfortunately, that’s not the case with your car. If […]
Is My Car at Risk for “Polymer Degradation”?
April 1st, 2019 by Fix Auto USA
Let’s get right to the point: the answer is “yes.” In fact, any polymer-based product or material you own will suffer from polymer degradation, which is a change in the properties of the material or product. It’s caused by constant exposure to heat, light, and certain chemicals, including alkalis and acids, and typically results in […]
Chicago Winter Car Care: Does Snow Salt Damage Cars?
March 15th, 2019 by Fix Auto USA
Chicago is known for a lot of things, including great deep dish pizza and hot jazz. It’s also known for cold, harsh winters that can make driving unsafe. That’s why snow plows applying salt to icy roads in the wintertime is a common sight in the Windy City area. Despite the advantage of making the […]
5 Reasons to Take Your Company Vehicle to a Body Shop
March 21st, 2018 by Fix Auto USA
Are your company vehicles looking a bit worn and faded? Have you noticed signs of rust beginning to show in multiple places? Has the number of unsightly nicks, scratches, and dents increased since the last time you checked? If you answered ‘yes’ to any of these, here are five good reasons your business will benefit […]