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The Essential Guide to Jump Start Another Car

While it’s a situation that most drivers would prefer to avoid, it’s important to be aware of what to do whenever your battery fails. Fortunately for local Vinewood, NJ drivers, this guide to safely jump-start a car is being offered by the expert mechanics at UA Auto Sales.

Never try to jump-start a car without wearing safety glasses and a good pair of work gloves. The running car needs to be brought to the nose of the car needing a jump. Turn the car engine off and then the car lights too. Open the hoods of the two…

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Keep an Eye Out for This Popular Oil Myth

With cars in these times, you really need to know that your vehicle's oil is going to be changed on a routine basis. You can talk to a mechanic about what kind of engine oil you'll need, or you can take it to UA Auto Sales, located in Vineland, NJ, to get a full diagnostic, fluid change, and oil change.

One of the questions that people often have relates to the myth that you need to get your motor oil changed every 3,000 miles. This is not true. Most oil change intervals vary according to how much…

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A Good DIY Remedy For Aging Fogged Over Headlight Housings


If your car, truck, or SUV's headlight housings have sun damage related "fogging" over them, then that can seriously limit your ability to see while you are driving at night. Not only does that make it difficult to drive, but it can be downright unsafe if you can't properly see obstacles approaching in front of you.

The good news is that this is something that you can deal with on your own in the comfort of your own garage or driveway. Usually, drivers will use one of the many polishing compounds that are available to take this "fog…
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How to Be Prepared for a Potential Roadside Emergency


Even though a roadside emergency can strike at any time, you can take action today to make sure you are safe. Keep these roadside emergency tips handy, so you know what to do in the event the car becomes disabled.

The very first thing to do is call the police or 911, then don't move. Too many drivers wander the road and make things worse. Stay in the locked vehicle and wait until the police arrive.

Don't place a road flare near the car, drivers will not have time to react. Place it several hundred feet up the…
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What is Your Suspension System?

When your vehicle is used frequently, it needs to be maintained and serviced just like any other piece of equipment that is used on a frequent basis. As time goes on, your tires will need more air. You will need to have your shock absorbers replaced and repaired if need be. They wear out with frequent use. Your springs and other various parts of your undercarriage all contribute to what makes up your suspension.

 

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What is Your Suspension System?

When your vehicle is used frequently, it needs to be maintained and serviced just like any other piece of equipment that is used on a frequent basis. As time goes on, your tires will need more air. You will need to have your shock absorbers replaced and repaired if need be. They wear out with frequent use. Your springs and other various parts of your undercarriage all contribute to what makes up your suspension.

 

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Consider Muffler and Exhaust Service

The muffler and exhaust on your vehicle is something that deals very intricately with your engine. Because of this, if you suspect there is a problem with these parts of your vehicle, we here at UA Auto Sales encourage you to bring your vehicle to a trusted auto service center for any of the necessary repairs that need to be done.

There are all kinds of patching kits that are marketed to help you quickly patch a hole in your muffler when one has formed, but a reputable service department will service your vehicle on your behalf. 

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Consider Muffler and Exhaust Service

The muffler and exhaust on your vehicle is something that deals very intricately with your engine. Because of this, if you suspect there is a problem with these parts of your vehicle, we here at UA Auto Sales encourage you to bring your vehicle to a trusted auto service center for any of the necessary repairs that need to be done.

There are all kinds of patching kits that are marketed to help you quickly patch a hole in your muffler when one has formed, but a reputable service department will service your vehicle on your behalf. 

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Driving on South Jersey roads? You need to see this!

Driving on south New Jersey is not all fun and games. Some areas are a little sketchy to say the least. With our weather patterns and constant use of salt/brine and plow trucks, you know you're destined to run in to some potholes! But what is one to do with the inevitable? See our SUV offering right now by clicking HERE . You can take the road back again. You can be in control once more! Call us today.
 
 
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Horsepower: What Is It, Exactly?

You know that horsepower is a description of a vehicle's level of power under the hood and inside the engine, but what exactly does it mean? Aside from knowing that the more horsepower you have, the more powerful your car is, do you know where this word came from? Allow us at UA Auto Sales to provide you with the interesting answer to this question!

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