A Bright Idea

November 24, 2019

You've probably noticed how much easier it is to see when you're driving in the daytime as opposed to at night. It's one of the main reasons about half of all fatal vehicle accidents happen when it's dark. That's why it's important that your vehicle's headlights are in top condition and working t... More

The Blair's Ferry Automotive Guide to Saving Fuel: Car Weight

November 17, 2019

The team at Blair's Ferry Automotive in Marion, and Iowa car owners are all talking right now. Better gas mileage. Fewer emissions. Marion drivers want to save the environment and their pocketbooks.And we all knowor should knowthat preventive maintenance will help maximize fuel economy. But is t... More

Wheel Balancing at Blair's Ferry Automotive

November 10, 2019

So you love your job, and your family life is great. Congratulations! You have achieved balance. But can you say the same for your wheels? Marion drivers can tell if their tires are out of balance by vibrations at higher speeds on Iowa roads. If one of the front tires is out, you feel the vibrat... More

NOT JUST ANOTHER CUSTOMER (Finding the Right Service Facility)

November 3, 2019

You might remember a hit TV sitcom that was set in a bar, a place where "everybody knows your name." The idea, of course, is people feel more comfortable where they aren't just another customer among many; they're special because their relationship goes back a few years. That comfortable relat... More