Category: Winter

This past winter may keep you busy…

March 27th, 2014 by

Here at Community Automotive we belong to several industry specific networks.  One of those corresponding partners is RepairPal, and recently they published a brief article we believe is worth the two minutes of your attention it requires. Now, to be clear, we’re quite emphatically welcoming in spring so this whole “winter” business is not being

Winter driving

November 19th, 2013 by

Click HERE for great reminders in preparing for Winter driving, compliments of our friends at The Rapidian and Grand Rapids Community Media Center. Already have Winter tires installed?  Great!  Did you know we offer year-round tire storage to help you conveniently free up space in your garage? Contact us today for details.  616.774.7048 or service@communityautomotive.com

Be prepared for the season

November 12th, 2012 by

The sky is low, the clouds are mean, A traveling flake of snow Across a barn or through a rut Debates if it will go. A narrow wind complains all day How some one treated him; Nature, like us, is sometimes caught Without her diadem. ~Emily Dickinson Winter, in and of itself, should not be

Investment worth making?

December 6th, 2010 by

  [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GlYEMH10Z4s&feature=related] Being an authorized Tire Rack dealer, we felt the video above would be a good introduction to an age old debate.  It is hard to measure how many customers ask about All Season versus Winter tires so hopefully this resource is somewhat helpful if you happen to be curious.  First of all, rest

Have a Wintervention with your vehicle

November 17th, 2010 by

Sources: Edmunds.com, DIY.com   Winter weather can be very unfriendly to a vehicle. Cold temperatures make it harder for an engine to work properly. Snow and ice limit traction. Potholes damage wheels and tires. Salt causes rust and can damage your vehicle’s paint. But there are things you can do to help your vehicle in