Maintaining a Clean Car Can Promote Health and Improve Resale Value

Cars can get dirty very easily. Car exteriors seem to be magnets for dirt and other contaminants. At the same time, vehicle interiors suffer from dirt, dust, pollen, moisture, food particles, bacteria, viruses, fungi and more. According to Steve Lee, AAA Car Care Plus manager and ASE-certified automotive technician, it’s more important than ever to …

How Social Distancing May Drain Your Car Battery

As the world adjusts to self-quarantining and social distancing to help flatten the curve of COVID-19, an unforeseen consequence may occur. With schools closed, office staff working from home, and people staying in, cars are sitting unused in garages and driveways across the country. A vehicle battery, if left too long without being started, will …

Keeping up with Changing Car Maintenance Intervals

The statement, “This is not your father’s Oldsmobile,” has never been more valid than when comparing today’s tech-rich vehicles to those from a couple of decades ago. Modern cars enjoy many advances over their predecessors; however, those advances have been accompanied by changes in maintenance needs. According to Don Paxton, AAA Ohio Auto Club’s director …

Join us for Girls’ Night at the Garage 2019!

Women of all ages are invited to this year’s series of our popular Girls’ Night at the Garage events in October. These free evening sessions will be held at each of AAA’s nine Car Care Plus facilities throughout Columbus and will include food, giveaways and prizes. You’ll get an overview of important vehicle maintenance items, …