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Mastering Winter Roads: 9 Essential Tips to Safeguard Your Drive and Prevent Collisions

Winter is a beautiful and magical season, but it can also be treacherous when driving. Snow and ice create slippery road conditions that increase the risk of accidents and collisions. For Automotive Specialties in Yorkville, ensuring the safety of drivers during the winter months is a top priority. This blog post will provide valuable winter driving tips to keep you safe and help you avoid collisions on icy roads.

What to Expect for EVs in 2023

What to Expect for EVs in 2023

Know Your Rights How Do I Choose A Collision Repair Facility?As the owner of a motor vehicle involved in an accident or submitting an insurance claim, you have the right to choose the shop where you wish to have your vehicle repaired. No law requires you to get more than one estimate, nor are you […]

Debunking Common Collision Repair Myths

Automotive Specialties Debunking

Accidents happen, and when they do, many questions come up about the repair process. At Automotive Specialties, we understand that our customers have many questions and concerns regarding collision repair. That’s why we want to take this opportunity to debunk some of the most common myths.

The Importance of Airbags

Driving can be one of life’s most joyful and independent experiences. But what happens when this joyful experience turns into a deadly reality? Car crashes are unpredictable, and the effects could change your life forever. Even minor fender benders can significantly impact insurance, injury, and …

What To Do If Your Vehicle Is “Totaled”

T-bone accident of cars

Whether damages are due to a major accident or an act of nature, a total loss means one of two things:a.) the vehicle cannot be safely repaired or b.) repairs would cost more than the vehicle is worth. Should damages result from an accident caused by another motorist or yourself, obtain a police …

Selecting a Trusted Auto Body Shop Following an Accident

Auto mechanic and customer at car shop

Picture this – you’re out driving, whether to work, school, or just running daily errands, when the unthinkable happens: an accident. No matter the accident’s severity, your vehicle is designed to act as a protective cocoon around you during a collision.But after the accident, and after you check …

Why Brake Fluid Service is Essential

Diesel fuel filter box

When it comes to servicing your vehicle you most likely automatically think of getting your oil changed. While that certainly is important, your brake fluid is an essential component to how your vehicle safely operates. One of the most neglected fluids under the hood of your vehicle is brake fluid …

Stay Safe While Driving This Winter

Now that the holiday season is over and winter is really settling in, have you thought about how to stay safe while driving in the snow? If not, it’s worth a second thought. Did you know each year, 24 percent of weather-related vehicle crashes occur on snowy, slushy, or icy pavement and 15 percent …