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Five Tips for Thanksgiving Travel

November 27th, 2014
1. Tires: Ensure tire pressure is properly serviced and maintained for both lengthy travels and everyday driving. Underinflation of tires can cause unnecessary wear and hardship to tire tread, causing tire failure or malfunctions. If not properly inflated, fuel economy can be severely decreased, causing drivers to lose about .6 miles per gallon due to improper tire conditions. Whether over or under inflated, tires can easily lose traction that could lead to an accident if not addressed. Service tires before Thanksgiving travel this holiday season to avoid unnecessary accidents, injury or inconvenience.
 
2. Headlights: Maintaining proper safety and visibility is imperative for winter driving conditions as travelers often drive in less t ...[more]
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Dangers of Skipping an Oil Change

November 17th, 2014

auto repair salt lake city utIf an engine is the heart of a vehicle, consider the oil to be the blood. Thus, understanding the importance of routine auto repair such as oil changes can both improve vehicle drivability and lengthen longevity of life. Scheduling an oil change around every 3,000 miles should be more than a routine errand, but instead an investment in the future of your vehicle. Burt Brothers Tire and Service in Salt Lake City, UT works diligently to ensure the vehicle safety of all drivers, finding small auto repairs such as oil changes to be the most significant throughout the life of a vehicle.

Participating in regularly scheduled oil changes is necessary to maintain proper engine operations and ensure all preventative measures are taken for vehicle safety. Consequently, as regular engine operations progress and oil ages ...[more]

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Daylight Saving Ends - Check Your Vehicle Lights

November 13th, 2014
Prepare for the end of Daylight Saving Time with proper maintenance of vehicle lighting to ensure safety. After November 2nd, clocks “fall back” which causes most drivers’ commutes to be in darker lighting, being that dusk will occur during peak hours of evening traffic hours. As winter quickly approaches, vehicle lighting should be inspected to ensure optimum visibility for drivers in dim or inclement conditions that command top quality operations of both lighting and windshield wipers.
 
External vehicle lighting serves as an imperative part of enabling vehicle operation and safety during winter months, especially after Daylight Saving Time has passed. Potential for accidents increases drastically as obstacles and obstructions are more difficult to ...[more]
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Tire Safety and Tips

November 1st, 2014

tires salt lake city utSustaining a vehicle at safe, road-ready conditions involves many components of maintenance and auto repair. Amidst the check-ups and scheduled servicing, vehicle owners easily forget one of the most important safety features of any vehicle- the tires. Consider these helpful tips coupled with the specialized advice and workmanship of Burt Brothers Tire and Service in Salt Lake City, UT to keeping your vehicle’s tires in optimal condition. Prepare any vehicle for the surprises of road wear and driving with proper tire maintenance and repairs.

Serving Salt Lake City, UT since 1991 with the highest quality in name brand tires, Burt Brothers Tire and Service knows the best way to maintain a healthy set of tires is through preventative maintenance and customer care. In order to provide top performance and motility ...[more]

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Don't Be Scared By Auto Repair - Fall Car Care Tips

October 30th, 2014
As Halloween quickly approaches, the spookiest time of the year is right around the corner with plenty of goblins and ghosts to frighten even the most cheerful souls. However, nothing is more frightening than unwanted vehicle malfunctions or foreseeable failures. Prevent excessive auto repair situations with useful tips on Halloween driver safety coupled with careful driving habits to keep any vehicle rolling through this season. Through proper maintenance and inspections, auto repair does not have to be scary; instead find safety in proper vehicle operations with improved handling, fuel efficiency and mobility.
 
In preparation for winter, fall auto repair is important for both maintaining current automotive functions and sustaining proper conditions for future use. Maint ...[more]
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Turn Back the Clock with Fall Auto Repair

October 16th, 2014

auto repair salt lake city utFrom oil changes to filter replacements, Burt Brothers Tire and Service is Salt Lake City, UT’s comprehensive choice for auto repair. Providing drivers with knowledgeable technicians who service vehicles correctly, Burt Brothers Tire and Service is honored to offer customers with outstanding service that will go the distance. Consult Burt Brothers Tire and Service this fall to ensure your vehicle is in peak operations for winter weather. Whether you are looking for a quick check-up or total engine overhaul, trust auto repair to experienced mechanics of Burt Brothers Tire and Service in Salt Lake City, UT.

Maintaining proper auto repair over the lifetime of a vehicle will provided both improve functionality and longevity. Before Daylight Savings Time ends on November 2nd, consult mechanics ...[more]

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How to Avoid Tire Blowouts

October 16th, 2014
Through proper care and treatment of tires, serious or fatal accidents caused by blowouts are highly preventable if proper precautions are taken.  Because tire blowouts can develop from many situations, drivers should strive to be aware of tire conditions and schedule professional check-ups accordingly. This is especially true during transitional weather periods.  Take particular care to examine tire conditions as quickly changing temperatures can cause weak tires to fail.
 
Use these helpful tips in combination with careful driving habits to avoid blowouts and improve vehicle safety for all drivers on the road. Knowing all signs and symptoms of possibly weakening tires is vital. Tire blowouts are considered to be any random or sudden deflation of a tire during regular veh ...[more]
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Seasonal Tire Repair

October 2nd, 2014

tires salt lake city utAt Burt Brothers Tire and Service staff understands maintaining proper tire repair is imperative to vehicle safety and dependability especially during season transitions from warm to cooler weather. As leaves fall and winter quickly approaches, driving conditions become more dangerous than ever. Leaves collected on roadways can be equally hazardous to ice and snow as tires cannot easily grip traction and can quickly cause loss of control. Avoid predictable occurrences such as these with tire repair and replacement from Burt Brothers Tire and Service in Salt Lake City, UT.

Suffering from long winters, Burt Brothers Tire and Service encourages drivers to have tires serviced before bad weather hits. Replacing or repairing tires before inclement weather will ensure safety for both yourself and others traveling this seaso ...[more]

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Stay Ahead of Brake Repairs

September 30th, 2014

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Staying current with brake inspection is imperative to avoid costly repairs or replacements. Most major malfunctions and repairs can be avoided with routine maintenance, coupled with driver awareness. Learn signs of needed brake repairs such as: noises, smells and other vehicle malfunctions. Through driver awareness of these symptoms, problems can be easily detected to prevent long-term damages. Use these following tips to detect early signs of needed brake repair and, when these signs appear, consult your auto repair specialist immediately.

Sound: Unfamiliar noises such as: squealing, rubbing, and screeching are typical symptoms of brake pad or brake shoe malfunction. Inspecting curious noises produced from brake systems should be addressed ...[more]

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Auto Repair Tips for Fall

September 25th, 2014

auto repair salt lake city utFall is quickly approaching as schools resume classes and summer rapidly draws to an end. Taking advantage of summer’s glow one last time, many travelers will set off for their final road trip of this season. Before hitting the wide-open-road, seek auto repair from Burt Brothers Tire and Service of Salt Lake City, UT for routine check-ups and preventative maintenance to guarantee hassle-free travel. Consider these quick auto repair tips or inspections before leaving town and avoid preventable vehicle malfunctions. Burt Brothers Tire and Service in Salt Lake City, UT encourage customers to follow these tips:

Headlights: Headlight restoration, repair and maintenance is imperative before night travel of any capacity. Inspect headlights for clarity and proper operations before leaving Salt Lake ...[more]

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