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Learn More About Tire Repair

April 14th, 2020 by

Fixing Punctures, Holes, and Tears A flat isn’t the end of the road for your tires. Learn how you can use a convenient tire repair kit to patch a small puncture in a tire, inflate it and continue to use it until you can make your way to an auto repair shop. While it won’t

What to Expect at a State Inspection

February 5th, 2020 by

How To Prepare For The Massachusetts State Inspection Vehicle state inspections are part of being a driver in Massachusetts. At Randy’s Automotive in Medfield, we consider four general areas for each inspection: emissions/engine, exterior, interior, and underside. Here’s a look at each area and other things to expect. Quick Service and Repair When you come

How To Check the Motor Oil

September 30th, 2019 by

Step By Step When is the last time your car had an oil change? When you fail to change your oil as often as you should, your car burns more fuel and doesn’t run as smoothly. Check out this guide from the pros at Randy’s Automotive in Medfield, Massachusetts to learn how to check your

Black & Gritty Oil

July 22nd, 2019 by

What You Need to Know Like the other components and systems found in your vehicle, the motor oil cycled throughout the engine is susceptible to wear-and-tear. When this happens, it can begin to lose it’s clear, amber appearance and take on a much dirtier look. This is a normal thing to happen for the oil,

How to Maintain Proper Alignment

March 1st, 2019 by

What You Can Do Yourself When it comes to the performance of your vehicle, proper wheel alignment plays a big role. Proper alignment allows the wheels of your vehicle to meet the road at an ideal angle so that the wheels are working with each other, instead of against. To maintain proper alignment, it’s best

The Ten Basics of Car Maintenance

December 19th, 2018 by

Preventative Maintenance is Key! When it comes to owning a vehicle, an ounce of prevention really is worth a pound of cure! The best way to take care of your car is to prevent problems from ever popping up! Preventative maintenance service helps you do exactly that. Would you rather pay a little bit every

Four Reasons You Should Never Skip an Oil Change

November 21st, 2018 by

The Purpose of Preventative Maintenance You’ve heard that regular oil changes are important, but do you understand why? Scheduled service for your vehicle can greatly extend the lifespan of the engine and protect its power and reliability. Preventative maintenance, which includes oil changes, is the key to avoiding repairs and breakdowns. Let’s take a look

Four Reasons Wheel Alignment is Important

October 10th, 2018 by

Have you been told that your vehicle needs a wheel alignment? Are you wondering if the service is really necessary? Wheel alignment is part of basic auto maintenance, so it’s likely that your vehicle may require it at some point during its lifetime. But how can you tell when the time is right? Here are