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Do You Know How Your Brake Pads Work?

If you use your car for purposes outside of simply going to work or driving around family and friends in San Diego, then you know that travel arrangements and vehicle repair work should be done beforehand to avoid a rush. Making preparations early will ensure that any planned vacation or road trip is well thought out and executed expeditiously. With this in mind, be aware that no car maintenance would be complete without checking your car's brake pads.

Since their job is to reduce your vehicle's speed, brake pads are always under a great deal of stress.

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A Guide to Your Vehicle’s Timing Belt

Ever hear a whining or chattering noise coming from your car engine? That's likely your timing belt. For a long time, timing belts were a precarious part that needed to be checked often in case it broke or wore down. Newer cars have strong timing belts made of rubber and nylon cord.

The timing belt is integral to ensuring that your car engine runs properly. When it starts to wear down, you may notice that there can be a jumpy feel to your engine between the camshaft and valves as they open and close. Your water pump or AC…

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Stay Aware of Emergency Workers in San Diego

There are hundreds of roadside workers losing their lives every year due to motorists not obeying the Move Over law in that state. Even though all 50 states now have a version of the Move Over law in their books, according to the National Traffic Incident Management Coalition, 200 workers are losing their lives in the line of duty because the public is not informed.

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Don't Overlook the Importance of Maintaining Your Headlights

You may not realize it, but your headlights will at some point need some maintenance done on them too. Over time, you are sure to notice them start to dim, and at this point, it becomes a safety issue. Your headlights not only allow you to see at night, but they allow you to be seen as well.

Usually, the dimming starts because of the plastic housings. These will start to fog over due to time and sun damage. There are many different polishes and compounds that can clear this up for you, but in the long run, it is…

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Expenses to Watch Out for In Owning a Vehicle

It's likely that most people you know owns or has access to a vehicle. Whether they are cars, vans, trucks, or something else – our vehicles help us get from point A to point B without having to rely on anybody else. Although vehicles are incredibly important for being independent in today's world, you should be careful about spending a conservative, reasonable amount on them. Our finance center at Jaguar San Diego is a great resource for maximizing the breathing room in your budget.

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Get the Best Service for Your Car in San Diego

So why should you go to a dealership over another mechanic? Aren't they all the same? Actually, no. A dealership should always be your top pick because they are not only professional, but they are trained to work on your specific vehicle. That means that the repairs that they do will be done right the first time. For our customers at Jaguar San Diego, this is a standard of service that we proudly practice – making our service center a top resource for local drivers.

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