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3 Bad Habits That Damage Your Brakes

November 12th, 2020 by

Have you ever heard anyone say they want to experience what it’s like to not be able to stop when they apply their brakes? If so, that person must have a death wish, or just really love living on the wild side. It seems safe to say that most, if not all, people want their

Wake Up Sleepy Head

July 24th, 2020 by

When your Car Sits Idle for too Long Have you ever laid around so long that every joint and muscle aches when you finally start to move about? If so, that’s because muscles weaken when they are not being used, blood flow problems arise, and the digestive system experiences discomfort. Just like the human body,

How Does My Suspension Work?

March 2nd, 2020 by

Essential Systems: Explained One of the most important systems that balances comfort, safety, and performance is your suspension system. This complex system keeps your vehicle gliding along the road and maximizes the friction between your tires and the road. Find out how this dynamic system works and learn the signs that you need suspension repair

How To Start a Career in Auto Repair

January 24th, 2020 by

Automotive Technicians are Facing a Shortage Around the Country If you’re interested in a career in auto repair, or looking for a qualified mechanic near you, find out more about this exciting career track. Discover necessary training, duties, and see where you can find a quality auto repair shop near you in Long Beach. Required

What Could Your Check Engine Light Mean?

January 22nd, 2020 by

What to Check First When THAT Light Comes On Your car may have been making some odd noises lately, or you may have had difficulty shifting it from one gear to another. Then you see the dreaded signal – the check engine light – during your morning commute. Unfortunately, the indicator itself doesn’t tell you

Preventing Transmission Failure

October 7th, 2019 by

What You Need to Know If you know a little bit about cars, you probably know that the transmission is one of the most complicated parts. That makes it one of the most expensive to repair! Sometimes problems happen without warning, but in most cases, costly transmission repair is avoidable with maintenance and early action.

When to Get Brake Service

October 4th, 2019 by

Do You Need New Brakes? We bet you knew that your car wouldn’t last forever, but it can still be hard to prepare for ongoing maintenance and repairs. ACA Automotive in Long Beach, California makes planning a little easier by giving you all the information you need to recognize when it’s time for service. Among