FYI, No Such Thing as TMI!

Tell Us All We Need to Know and More Murray Automotive is here to help you, but in order to know where to start, we need some help from you. There is no such thing as too much information for your technician. When you are having issues with your vehicle, make note of when, where,

Brake Repair

It’s Just Brakes Right?!?! Being able to stop is one of the most enjoyable feelings when driving a car, although I am sure some would argue the speed and acceleration is the most exciting. Whether you enjoy accelerating or braking more – the most important aspect for safety is the ability to brake. Brake components

Understanding The Noises Your Car Makes

How to Identify What You Hear There are many sounds that a car can make, and sometimes they can signal that something is going wrong. If that is the case, you’ll want to be able to interpret the sounds you hear to be able to get the right auto repairs. When you can distinguish certain

The Most Expensive Car Repairs

Car Parts That Can Break the Bank Car repair is a significant investment. Whether you’ve been in a collision or routine use has caused your vehicle to fail completely, explore the most expensive repair issues in your vehicle. Discover a local, reliable auto shop for comprehensive repairs and peace of mind. Engine Cylinder One of

How a Diesel Engine Works

What Makes a Diesel Engine Different Than a Gasoline Engine? Explore the differences between diesel and gasoline engines and learn about the advantages of choosing diesel. Understanding how diesel combustion works can help you watch out for common repair issues. Enjoy quality maintenance and diesel repair services for your vehicle in Powhatan, Virginia. Four-Stroke System

Get to Know Your Tires

Tire Replacement Tips Do You Need New Tires? No one wants to replace their tires before it’s absolutely necessary. So how can you tell when it’s officially time for tire replacement? Remember these three things: tread wear, seasonal weather exposure, and age. Tread Wear ”Tread” refers to the textured part of your tire that meets

Winter has arrived, Is your car prepared?

GENERAL CAR MAINTENANCE THAT IS EXTREMELY IMPORTANT FOR THE WINTER! Winter has arrived, maybe even a little early! Winter technically does not start until December 21st, but clearly in Virginia it arrived on December 9th with a snow storm producing 12-14″! Here are a few tips to make sure your car is ready for the