Today, Blair's Ferry Automotive is writing about the proper fluids for your vehicle. It's become more complicated with changes in automotive design and manufacturing. It's not that people in Marion are confused as much as they don't realize how much things have changed in recent years.If you ha...
Posted in Fluids
on March 29, 2020
Today in the Blair's Ferry Automotive auto care blog, we're going to talk to Marion drivers about oil change intervals. It seems that as engine technology advances, oil change intervals become longer for Blair's Ferry Automotive customers. For example, recently four of the world's largest vehicl...
Posted in Fluids
on March 22, 2020
All new passenger vehicles on our Marion, Iowa, roads now have tire pressure monitoring systems TPMS for short. They are designed to alert you if your tires are underinflated. Since they are fairly new, a lot of people have questions about them.First off, the most important thing is that you sti...
Posted in Tires and Wheels
on March 15, 2020
Let's say you live in a cold climate where the snowy, icy weather challenges you to clear the salt and debris tossed up on your windshield. You push your windshield washer switch expecting a good stream of fluid so the blades can wipe the glass clean. Yet nothing comes out. Nada, zip. What's g...
Posted in Windshield Wipers
on March 08, 2020
Just as our bodies need clean air to function properly, your vehicle engine needs clean air to operate efficiently. Let's go egghead for a minute. For every gallon of gas we burn driving on Marion streets, 20 pounds of carbon dioxide comes out the tailpipe. Question: how can a gallon of gas that...
Posted in Maintenance
on March 01, 2020