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HomeTowne Auto Repair receives ‘Best Tire Store’ award

In News by HomeTowne Auto Repair & Tire

HomeTowne Auto Repair & Tire was recently awarded “Best Tire Store” in Prince William County.  The shop received the title from InsideNOVA’s 2019 Best of Prince William. Best of Prince William is an annual contest influenced by members of the community voting for services and organizations throughout the county.  “We appreciate the support from members of the community,” HomeTowne Auto …

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Replacing an alternator on a Ford Fusion

In Vehicle Maintenance by HomeTowne Auto Repair & Tire

Ray, an automotive technician at HomeTowne Auto Repair & Tire, spent part of his Friday replacing a Ford Fusion’s alternator. When the car came in, it’s battery light was on. He tested the battery, which was good, but the alternator wasn’t charging to its full potential.  The alternator is on the back side of the engine and you need to …

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Oil changes: how are we different than other shops

In Oil Change, Vehicle Maintenance by HomeTowne Auto Repair & Tire

Having your oil changed regularly is one way you can make sure your engine continues working properly. So what do we different than other shops during an oil change? In addition to changing the oil and oil filter, we do a courtesy inspection.  The inspection covers safety items, such as your wiper blades and brakes, and maintenance items — whether something …

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Michelin tires available for different vehicles

In Tires & Wheels by HomeTowne Auto Repair & Tire

An important part of maintaining your vehicle is having its tires checked and replaced when needed. The make and model of your vehicle, how its used, and the number of miles you drive each day are some things you should keep in mind when buying new ones. These are a few Michelin tires that are available: Michelin Defender Tires LTX: …