Signs It’s Time to Junk Your Car

Junking a Car

Some people like keeping their vehicle ‘til it’s “on its last leg.” That said, when is a good time to “junk” your car or truck? If you’ve had the vehicle for what seems like forever, and you take it to a mechanic who tells you it needs costly repairs, it might not be worth fixing […]

Things to Remember When Going for a Test Drive

Things to Keep in Mind When Going on a Test Drive

What are some things to remember when test driving a vehicle? Size It Up First, pick out vehicles that “fit your size” well. A tiny car doesn’t make the most sense for a man who is over six feet tall and weighs more than 250 pounds. You’ll want to choose a vehicle that accommodates your […]

What Can You Do to Maintain Your Vehicle’s Brakes?

What are some tips for dealing with your vehicle’s brakes and keeping them in great shape? Letting Your Car Coast First, did you know that stopping a vehicle going 65 miles per hour rather than 55 makes your brakes use a third more energy? Stopping at higher speeds makes your brakes work harder, so if […]

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Snow Tires Vs. All Season Tires

Snow Tires Vs All Season Tires

In Lehighton, PA, where 443 Auto Sales is located, it’s not unusual for people to have to figure out whether they should have snow tires or all season tires on their vehicles. After all, it snows during the winter here, and for some vehicles, it makes perfect sense to have snow tires. Interestingly, many vehicles […]

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A Beginner’s Guide to Purchasing a Used Car

Buying a Used

For some people money isn’t an issue, but for most people, it is. That’s why, when buying a car, so many people decide to buy a used one. Doing so saves them money. Prep Work Before actually buying a used car, do some prep work. For starters, come up with a figure you can afford. […]

Here’s How You Can Get The Most Miles Possible Out of Your Car

In the old days, a car that made it to 200,000 miles was a rarity, but today it’s very possible and probable thanks to industry/technological improvements. What are some ways to ensure your vehicle gets the most miles possible? Tips to Maximize Your Vehicle’s Miles Output For starters, check research to figure out which models […]

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Tips for Winterizing Your Vehicle

Don’t look now, but winter is fast approaching! Before you know it, the temperatures will be falling—and the snow will be, too. That could potentially make life very difficult on you if you don’t take the time to winterize your car, truck, or SUV. By winterizing your vehicle, you can protect it from the elements […]

Signs You Need a New Car

Does it feel like you’re paying for a car repair every time you turn around? As your car gets older, it’s going to need to be serviced more and more often, and you’re going to find that many of the parts on the car are going to need to be replaced. As a result, you’re […]

Here’s How You Can Keep Your Car Clean

What happens to the exterior of your car (staying clean versus getting dirty) is pretty much determined by the weather in your area, so it’s out of your control. But what happens to the interior is very much something you can have some control over, since it’s your domain. What do you think is the […]

How to Conserve Gas When Driving

If you drive around Lehighton, you’re likely to go past many gas stations, like the Sunoco on Blakeslee Boulevard East or the Olde Tyme Corner Store at Mahoning and S. 7th Street. In general, gas prices have been in the $2.45 to $2.55 range, per gallon, for regular gas. Midgrade has been going for $2.75 […]