When Do You Need New Brake Pads?

August 11, 2022

There are many car owners out there who put off performing brake maintenance, waiting until something goes wrong to replace their brake pads. You should avoid being one of those people. The moment you press the brake pedal, a complicated system of elements goes into motion to, well, stop your motion. Certain components need to be replaced on a regular basis to keep the system running smoothly. While preemptive service is best, you should visit the team at Hogan’s Automotive as soon as possible if you notice any of these signs.

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Pick the Best Rental Car

June 12, 2022

When it comes to picking out the perfect rental car, there are several factors that come into play. From size and style to price and duration. You want to be sure the vehicle you choose to rent meets your needs so that you are comfortable and accommodated on your trip. Here are some things to consider the next time you’re renting a car from the team at Hogan’s Automotive.

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5 Signs Your Car A/C Needs a Repair

April 14, 2022

With spring here and summer right around the corner, you want your vehicle’s air conditioning system to be operating as it should. There’s nothing quite as miserable as being stuck in traffic in 85-degree weather with no way to keep yourself cool. Here are five signs you need an A/C service from the team at Hogan’s Automotive.

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Is A Cargo Van Rental Right for You?

February 17, 2022

Have you ever been in a situation where you’ve run out of cargo space? Maybe you’ve tried to haul your possessions in the back of your everyday vehicle and run out of room or you’ve tried to fit everything into one trip but ended up needing two. Whatever your situation, running out of room is both inconvenient and frustrating. At Hogan’s Automotive, we not only offer superior car maintenance, but we also have a wide variety of rental vehicles available including cargo vans. Read on to learn if a cargo van rental is right for you.

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3 Reasons Not to Neglect Your Tires

December 14, 2021

No matter how well your last wheel alignment and tire rotation was performed, the service is never permanent. As you drive your car, vibrations from the road and obstructions like potholes cause your wheels to go out of alignment and your tires to wear unevenly. That’s why at Hogan’s Automotive, we urge you to never neglect the health of your tires. Read on to learn three reasons why tire alignment and rotation are important.

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How to Save Money on a Rental Car

October 12, 2021

Are you planning a road trip around the New Jersey area? Fall is the perfect time to drive and enjoy the fall foliage and gorgeous landscapes New Jersey has to offer. However, traveling, in general, is not cheap and most road trippers look for ways to save money wherever they can. That’s why our team at Hogan’s Automotive has put together a list of money-saving tips for the next time you need to rent a car.

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Understanding Your Car’s Suspension

August 15, 2021

Car troubles are a nightmare for anyone. Whether you’re a professional mechanic or you know nothing about cars, everyone wants their vehicle to work as it should. So, that is why it is so important to understand at least the basics of your car’s engine so you know what to look for before a small problem becomes a large one. At Hogan’s Automotive, we want everyone to stay safe out on the road, so check out this guide to suspensions so you know what to look for if yours fails.

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Should You Rent a Sedan or SUV?

June 16, 2021

Are you planning a summer road trip out of New Jersey? If so, you’ll need a reliable rental vehicle to get you to your destination. However, with all the options out there, it can be hard to know what type of vehicle is right for your family and your trip. One of the most common rental vehicle debates is whether to choose a sedan or an SUV, so today, our team at Hogan’s Automotive is discussing both options to help you decide.

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The Danger of Driving with a Damaged Muffler

April 16, 2021

A poorly functioning muffler may not seem like a very dangerous problem. Sure, your neighbors can hear your car approaching from miles away, but are you really hurting anyone? Unfortunately, that loud, rumbling sound is not only disruptive, it’s also dangerous for the health and safety of you and your family. Hogan’s Automotive is the leading muffler shop in Edison, NJ, and today we’re discussing the danger of driving with a damaged muffler.

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Car Rental Tips Every Traveler Should Know

February 15, 2021

Are you on the road a lot? Whether you travel for work or play, do you never seem to fully unpack your suitcase? If so, you’ve probably had more than your fair share of rental car experiences – some good and some you’d probably rather not repeat. To make your jet-setting life a bit easier, our team at Hogan’s Automotive has put together a few rental car tips we think every frequent traveler should know.

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