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1510, 2016

Spooky Car Noises You Shouldn’t Ignore

Categories: Safety, Tips, Uncategorized|

October is a time when we get a thrill from things that go bump in the night. Haunted houses, creaky stairs, bat squeaks, and ghosts are all welcome.  But when it comes to your vehicle, there are a few noises you don’t want to hear any time of the year. Here are a few scary sounds that you shouldn’t ignore [...]

609, 2016

5 Tips for Prepping the Car for College

Categories: Safety, Tips, Uncategorized|

September is here, and that means it’s time for college. If you’re the parent of a college-bound son or daughter, prepping the car is just as important as prepping the dorm room. Take a look at these five tips for getting your child’s car ready for college and beyond.   1. Tune up before you ship out. A solid tune-up [...]

2707, 2016

Avoid Vehicle Overheating this Summer

Categories: Safety, Tips, Uncategorized|

Summertime weather is finally here in the Pacific Northwest. The steadily climbing heat and relentless sun can cause overheating in cars—both under the hood and for the vehicle’s passengers. Here’s a list of tips to ensure both you and your car continue running at cool, optimal levels.   Under the Hood Check Your Coolant Fluid Not surprisingly, coolant fluid flows [...]

2804, 2016

The Origins of Memorial Day

Categories: News, Promotions|

Every year, we look forward to Memorial Day weekend. It’s a time to jump in our cars and head to the beach, picnics, parades, and barbeques. It’s easy to get caught up in the extra day off, the beginning of summer, and the sales. Even we at Rolf’s Import Auto are celebrating with $40 off for veterans of the armed [...]

404, 2016

DIY vs. Pro: When to Roll Up Your Sleeves and When to Roll to a Mechanic

Categories: Did You Know, Tips|

With the rise of sites like Pinterest and YouTube, DIY projects have never seemed so possible. Step-by-step instructions, great photography, and simple video tutorials provide readers and viewers with the confidence they need to take on projects, save money, and learn new skills. Car maintenance is no exception. As we navigate the vast landscape of DIY resources, it’s important to [...]