Emergency Items for Marion

April 28, 2024

Safe Iowa travel starts with preventive maintenance and good vehicle care at Blair's Ferry Automotive. But there are other things Marion residents can do to prepare for emergencies on the road. Here's some auto advice that can help you plan for emergencies, and just may save your life or someon... More

Drive Defensively in Iowa

October 8, 2023

Car care is part of auto safety in Marion. But the most important thing we can do to improve safety on Iowa roads is to drive safely.Defensive driving begins with the proper attitude. Have in mind that you won't let anyone take your safety away from you. You'll be aware of your surroundings, roa... More

Blind Spot Safety for Marion Driving

January 3, 2021

Blind spots may be a good thing when it comes to a spouse's annoying habits, but when driving an automobile in Marion, they are definitely to be avoided. So, while it's not good marital advice, it's good auto advice to minimize your own blind spots and stay out of other Marion drivers' blind spo... More

Your Well Trained Technician at Blair's Ferry Automotive

June 28, 2020

When your vehicle has a problem or just needs some routine service, you might get a little nervous. Your vehicle's so important to your life in Marion, you need to get back on the road as soon as possible with the problem fixed right the first time.If you've ever checked into some of the technic... More

Know Your Towing Limits in Marion

October 4, 2018

Some Marion drivers figure that anything they can attach to their trailer hitch can be towed by their vehicle. Nope. If you're going to do any towing around Marion, you should be aware of safety issues, Iowa towing laws and potential liability.Understanding tow ratings is important for safe towin... More