Living in Texas you learn pretty quickly that driving is a necessity because the state is gigantic and you need to get around, and you also learn that you better keep up with the rate of speed. Drivers in Texas always seem to be in a hurry, and if you slow them down they will let you know, especially if you’re going slow in the left lane. But seeing as how driving is a necessity, you need to take care of your vehicle, so we need to talk about vehicle maintenance. 

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As a vehicle owner I had to admit that I am big on preventative maintenance because I am not that handy when it comes to working on my car. Sure, I can replace a headlight or tire, but when it comes to any real car repair, I have to take it into a trusted mechanic. But there are some habits that we have that mechanics would like us to stop doing. 

What Should We Stop Doing 

The website The Family Handyman created a list of bad habits that all mechanics want you to stop doing and since driving in Texas is a necessity, I wanted to share some of those helpful tips with you. Hopefully, after implementing these ideas you can cut down on vehicle maintenance costs. 

Let’s Look At the Mechanic Tips 

Here are the things that Texas drivers need to stop doing when it comes to taking care of your car or truck. And a big thank you to all mechanics for keeping our vehicles running well for us. 

Vehicle Maintenace Tips from a Mechanic

Here is a look at some things many of us do to our vehicle that mechanics say we need to stop doing immediately.

Gallery Credit: Billy Jenkins

Vehicle Maintenace Tips from a Mechanic

Here is a look at some things many of us do to our vehicle that mechanics say we need to stop doing immediately.

Gallery Credit: Billy Jenkins

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