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Most Common Auto Repair Misconceptions, Debunked!

Most Common Auto Repair Misconceptions, Debunked!

Misconceptions can start up anywhere and be passed along like wildfires. Even in the auto repair industry, there are myths that people swear up and down to be true. As a result, there are many differing opinions about car maintenance there. Luckily, we are here to set the record straight on the most common misconceptions regarding your car.   Myth #1: Premium gas will boost your car's performance.  Premium gas is more expensive than regular and mid-grade, but choosing it does not guarantee that it will boost performance. Premium is only ideal for cars that require fuel with a higher octane level. You should always pick the appropriate fuel grade that is stated in your vehicle's owner manual.   Myth #2: An oil change is needed every 3,000 miles.  How often you change your motor oil depends on varying factors, not just the number of miles you've driven since the last change. It also depends on how you drive the car, the type of vehicle you operate, a ... read more