Get Your Car Ready for Summer with Comprehensive AC Service

April 19, 2024 | AC Service and Repairs

As we eagerly anticipate the warmer months in Highland Park, NJ, ensuring your vehicle’s air conditioning system is in top shape becomes increasingly crucial. At Hogan’s Automotive, we’re committed to keeping you cool and comfortable on the road. That’s why today, we’re highlighting the importance of getting your car’s AC serviced before summer hits.

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7 Common Winter Car Maintenance Issues

December 11, 2023 | Car Maintenance

As the winter season blankets the world in a frosty embrace, it brings with it a host of challenges for both drivers and their vehicles. From icy roads to plummeting temperatures, winter poses unique threats to your car’s performance and longevity. Continue reading to learn more from the team at Hogan’s Automotive.

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Summer Maintenance Checklist

August 25, 2023 | Brake Service

It’s been a great summer here at Hogan’s Automotive, and though the kids are headed back to school, there are still plenty of hot summer days to look forward to before fall. We love the idea of planning a late summer road trip to get some family time in before the cooler weather sets in. However, before you hit the road, keep in mind that these hot days are particularly hard on your car, and it’s a good idea to follow this checklist and avoid any car trouble on your trip.

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3 Reasons to Schedule a Spring Tune-Up

April 13, 2023 | Brake Service

Spring is finally here in New Jersey, and summer is just around the corner. Just like many Americans, you may be planning a few spring and summer road trips to take advantage of the time off of school with your kids. However, before you hit the road, we recommend a maintenance and tune-up appointment with your friends at Hogan’s Automotive. Read on to learn about a few things we look for during your tune-up.

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Why Isn’t My Car Heater Working?

December 18, 2022 | Car Maintenance

Cold weather is here in New Jersey. The last thing you want is to be without heat as you travel around for the holidays. There are a few issues that could prevent your car from heating the cabin. Continue reading to learn more from the team at Hogan’s Automotive.

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When Do You Need New Brake Pads?

August 11, 2022 | Brake Service

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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5 Signs Your Car A/C Needs a Repair

April 14, 2022 | AC Service and Repairs

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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Understanding Your Car’s Suspension

August 15, 2021 | Car Maintenance

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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Everything You Need to Know about Transmission Repair

December 11, 2020 | Car Maintenance

Unfortunately, transmission problems are more common than you might expect. Often, this is a result of delays in recognizing early warning signs because the vehicle owner does not realize something might be wrong. Because a healthy transmission is essential to the life of your vehicle, it is vital that you keep up with your transmission’s maintenance and understand the warning signs of a failing transmission. Transmission repairs can also be confusing, so our team at Hogan’s Automotive has compiled a list of three essential things you need to know about transmission repair.

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Tips to Maintain Your Car’s AC

August 19, 2020 | AC Service and Repairs

It’s been a long, hot summer and, here in New Jersey, we still have several hot weeks ahead of us. The middle of August would be a pretty rough time to go without air conditioning in your car, so you should be doing everything you can to maintain it. Here at Hogan’s Automotive, we have been providing automotive AC repairs since 2003, so we’re sharing our tips today.

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