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Research on Searching for an Auto Shop

A national marketing group recently released research on “What to Look for when Searching for an Auto Repair Shop.” Here is the summary of the results/recommendations with information about Hi-Tech Addison Auto Repair inserted. Look for a Repair Facility before … Continue reading

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Interview with Owner John Hickey

I had the chance to sit down with John and ask him a few questions about Hi-Tech Addison Auto Repair and here’s what he said… CJ: John, your team just received the Torch Award from the Better Business Bureau for … Continue reading

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Maintenance vs. Repair

When asked, owners share that they bought a new car so they wouldn’t have to deal with “fixing it” for a couple years. Unfortunately, those buyers have no clue what it takes to keep a car healthy for a dozen … Continue reading

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The Magic Behind Wheel Alignment

Most people can tell when their car pulls to the right or left. What they can’t tell is whether it’s due to alignment issues, worn tires or a combination. Wheels require proper alignment on the X, Y and Z axis … Continue reading

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Most Common Auto Repairs in Midwest 2015

There are two types of mechanic work that are performed on vehicles: Maintenance and Repairs. Maintenance done according to a car’s manual will extend the life of a car. Needed repairs on the other hand are like emergency surgeries to … Continue reading

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Oil Changes are Critical

Oil changes are preventative maintenance that’s critical to the longevity of a car. It’s also the least expensive routine maintenance task. Unfortunately most people pay little attention to it, but reap the expensive aftermath with high repair costs on what … Continue reading

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Keeping Your Car Drivable

TV commercials will sell the latest gimmick to extend the life of your car, but preventative maintenance is the only miracle you need. Today’s cars can easily last twice as long with the proper maintenance. All moving parts require grease. … Continue reading

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