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How to tell if your car alternator is bad

In Automotive Diagnostics by HomeTowne Auto Repair & Tire

Are you having trouble starting your vehicle? Your car alternator going bad could be the cause behind this problem. Here are some bad alternator symptoms: Battery light comes on Grinding, growling and whirring noises Electronics not working correctly Dead or slow car battery Burning electrical or rubber smell More in-depth explanations of each indicator can be found below. Signs of …

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Michelin CrossClimate 2 Tire provides great grip, braking

In Tires & Wheels by HomeTowne Auto Repair & Tire

This isn’t your typical tire article. Yes, we will be talking about the Michelin CrossClimate 2 Tire. However, we were able to test it for ourselves and compare it with a competitor on a Toyota RAV4 at a recent ride and drive event. Made up of angled blocks and interlocking sipes, this tire can be a bit intimidating at first …

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Why you should work for HomeTowne Auto Repair

In News by HomeTowne Auto Repair & Tire

Are you looking for a positive work environment or a career that’s constantly evolving with technology? HomeTowne Auto Repair & Tire is actively accepting job applications. Our family owned business was established in Woodbridge, Virginia in 2013. We perform a variety of services. Job positions at HomeTowne Auto Repair There are several job positions available. These include shuttle drivers, automotive …

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HomeTowne offering after hours key return option

In Uncategorized by HomeTowne Auto Repair & Tire

Life is hectic, as you are probably well aware of.  On top of work, there is a flurry of activities, including spending time with loved ones and an array of tasks that need to be completed. With the busyness of life, sometimes picking up your vehicle after it has been serviced while the repair shop is open just isn’t possible. …