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All season tire from Uniroyal Tires

In Tires & Wheels by HomeTowne Auto Repair & Tire

When hitting the road, it’s important for drivers and passengers to feel safe. Protection is one characteristic of the Tiger Paw Touring A/S Tire. Produced by Uniroyal Tires, the all season tire is available for most CUVs, small and medium SUVs, and passenger vehicles. It has a 75,000 mile tread life warranty and is reliable in wet and dry weather …

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Dynamic engine service addresses sludge buildup

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Engine sludge buildup is a recurring issue in some vehicles. Dynamic engine service can help address this problem. This service was performed on a Honda Odyssey. It was running rough and the check engine light had turned on. We started the process by adding engine cleaner. Once the engine reached its operating temperature, we drained the oil and changed the …

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Rear differential repairs offered at HomeTowne

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Noises can tell us a lot about car problems. Some may indicate that rear differential repairs are needed. Charles recently installed a new rear differential on a 1998 Firebird. The car was brought in when the driver noticed a rotational noise from the rear. At first, we thought the universal joints — also known as u-joints — were the culprits, …

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Signs that your car needs a new clutch

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Last month, a customer brought in their 2005 Volvo S60 after noticing that it wasn’t accelerating correctly. Ray, one of our technicians, took it for a test drive and could feel the clutch slipping when he went up hill. After checking out the car, he determined that it needed one, pressure plate, and flywheel. When you push in the clutch, …