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How to Check Your Car’s Oil

As a smart driver in the Harrisburg, Mechanicsburg, or Trevose areas, you know that oil is the lifeblood under your hood. It assists in keeping your engine running smoothly and with frequent oil changes, it helps your vehicle last for years to come. However, checking your oil often plays into this, as well. At Faulkner […]

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How Often Should I Rotate Tires?

Depending on your vehicle type and driving habits, it’s recommended to inspect and rotate your vehicle’s tires every 5,000 – 7,000 miles. At Faulkner Auto Group, our team of friendly service pros have been helping Harrisburg, Mechanicsburg, and Trevose drivers with their maintenance needs for decades. Continue reading to learn a few tips on how […]

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What Kind of Oil Does My Car Take?

Motor oil is the lifeblood of your car’s engine and requires a specific type in order to operate at peak performance. The kind of oil your car requires will depend heavily on your specific make, model, engine type, and mileage. When trying to figure out the best type of oil to use, the first place […]

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Does Cold Weather Affect Tire Pressure?

Yes, cold weather does affect tire pressure. Many drivers notice a dip in their tire pressure during the fall and winter months due to the oxygen molecules inside the tires contracting when they get cold. To give you a more in-depth answer to the question, “does cold weather affect tire pressure?” our team at Faulkner […]

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Used SUVs for Sale

Faulkner Auto Group has many used SUVs for sale to help enhance your commutes around Harrisburg, Mechanicsburg, and Trevose. Below, we’ll go over a few that you’ll find in our inventory: Ford Escape Jeep Cherokee Toyota Highlander Keep reading to see what this SUVs has to offer, then contact us to take one or more […]

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Oil Leaking from Car

It’s always a good idea to check your car’s oil level on a regular basis, so you can make sure you’re not running low on the lubrication that keeps your engine running smoothly. Sometimes you don’t even need to look at the dipstick to discover there’s oil leaking from your car. If you’re parked in […]

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What Types of Tires Are Best for Your Car?

If you’re a driver living near Harrisburg, Mechanicsburg, or Trevose in need of new tires, the task of choosing the right set can sometimes feel daunting. What’s the correct size? Do I need performance tires? What about snow and ice? The good news is—at Faulkner Auto Group, our knowledgeable team can help set you up […]

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Is Car Battery Dead?

Car batteries typically last 4-5 years, with factors like weather affecting the exact time frame. If your vehicle isn’t performing like normal when driving around Harrisburg, Mechanicsburg, or Trevose, then the car battery may be failing. Continue reading to determine if your car battery is dead, and contact Faulkner Auto Group if you need a […]

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Why to Buy a Used Car: 5 Reasons

One decision our drivers in Harrisburg, Mechanicsburg, and Trevose must come to when shopping for their next vehicle is whether they want to get a new or used car. Both options offer drivers various benefits, but we want to focus on the advantages you get when buying a used car. At Faulkner Auto Group, we […]

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How to Check Transmission Fluids

When it comes to having your car regularly serviced, our service center at Faulkner Auto Group is here to perform any inspection or change to your car’s vital parts or fluids. Though there are a few ways you can stay proactive on your own in between the recommended service intervals for your particular make and […]

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How Often to Change Transmission Fluid

At Faulkner Auto Group, we want to provide Harrisburg, Trevose, and Mechanicsburg drivers with all the information they need to care for their cars properly. The transmission is one of the most essential parts of your vehicle, ensuring the right amount of power gets to your wheels at any given speed. You may be wondering […]

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Best Hybrid Car

Shop New Inventory! If you’re on the hunt for the best hybrid car, you’ve come to the right place! Hybrid car shoppers in Harrisburg, Mechanicsburg, and Trevose have three great choices: the Honda Accord, the Toyota Avalon, and the Hyundai Sonata. Below, we at Faulkner Auto Group show you how these three impressive hybrid models […]

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How to Save for a Car

While getting a new car is exciting, it’s important to get one that fits into your budget. By setting money aside ahead of time, you’ll acquire the vehicle you truly want for your trips around Harrisburg, Mechanicsburg, and Trevose. Our team at Faulkner Auto Group will give you the step-by-step process on how to save […]

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PA Car Inspection: What to Expect

Throughout your vehicle’s lifespan, you’ll need to have it inspected several times. Each year, when you go for your inspection, you can expect them to inspect just about every part of your vehicle to ensure that everything meets the safety standards for driving in the state of Pennsylvania. To give drivers in Harrisburg, Mechanicsburg, and […]

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Buying vs Leasing

Ginance Your Purchase! One of the most commonly asked questions by those in the market for a new car is ‘Should I buy, or should I lease’? This decision is not easy and selecting the best for you can depend on a range of different factors that should be considered. Our team at the Falkner […]

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