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, …

New Vehicle Technologies Double Repair Bills for Minor Collisions

New vehicle safety technology offers many safety benefits, but can cost twice as much to repair following a collision, according to new research from AAA. Even minor incidents that cause damage to this technology can add up to $3,000 in extra repair costs. “Advanced safety systems are much more common today, with many coming as …

As Glass Gets Smarter, Windshield Repair Gets Smarter Too

Each year, our cars become more efficient and advanced, with a focus on improved performance, safety, and comfort. Flashy, tech-focused features like built-in Wi-Fi hot spots, trunks with hands-free opening capabilities, and 360-degree cameras for maximum protection tend to steal the spotlight ; yet there are other components on the market making impressive advancements each …