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Car Headlight Refinishing For Yellow Lenses Fog

Car Headlight Refinishing For Yellow Lenses Fog

When it comes to headlights these days most cars have plastic lenses. Unfortunately though, these headlights tend to fog and wear over time and visibility will decrease as well. Luckily, this is an easy fix for most car owners. Headlight Refinishing In Southampton, PA Cost And Time Do you have foggy headlights? Book online with Frank’s! If your headlights are fogged and yellow, Frank’s can refinish the surface of the plastic lenses until they’re as clear as day. After so many miles debris impact and the sun’s ultraviolet rays damage headlight lenses. Having the surface of the lens refinished takes little time and will save you hundreds compared to having the entire headlight assembly removed and replaced.  DIY Car Headlight Refinishing There are plenty of Do It Yourself refinishing kits on the market and across auto parts stores, but Frank’s has performed this maintenance time and time again ... read more

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Windshield Repair Cost and Time | Southampton, PA

Windshield Repair Cost and Time | Southampton, PA

There are a lot of things that can happen to our cars from all the driving we do. It’s a scary fact since we spend so much to get around. One thing you definitely don’t want to compromise on though is your windshield and here’s why. Why Get Windshield Repair? Do you have a chipped windshield? Book online with Frank’s! It may seem surprising, but your windshield doesn’t just protect you from debris and weather flying into your car. It also functions as an integral part of your car’s structure. Without a properly repaired windshield, collision damage could result in serious injury and adversely affect airbag deployment. Small windshield chips can also grow over time if not mended. Windshield Repair And Replacement Cost And Time In the long run, it really isn’t very expensive to fix chips in a windshield, especially compared to the price of replacing the entire glass. Repairing ... read more

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Synthetic Vs. Conventional Oil Changes And Your Car

Synthetic Vs. Conventional Oil Changes And Your Car

The most common car maintenance is an oil change, but there’s a little more to it nowadays. What’s the best kind to use? How does it affect your wallet? Here’s a breakdown on conventional versus synthetic oil changes. Why Is A Synthetic Oil Change Important? Time for an oil change? Book online with Frank’s Servicenter! When you’re cruising down the road there’s millions of little explosions happening under your hood turning a huge variety of car parts. Each component interacts with others and under the high pressure and high intensity needed to move your car there’s a lot of wear that can occur. Oil lubricates the components in your car’s motor so that wear doesn’t happen. Over time the oil becomes dirty and needs replacing to keep your motor in the best possible condition. What Is Synthetic Oil For Cars? Synthetic oil is a chemically produced lubricant designed specificall ... read more

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What Is An Engine Diagnostic? Identifying Car Problems

What Is An Engine Diagnostic? Identifying Car Problems

Cars are always an expense. We understand. In order to save our customers in the long run we’re equipped to offer the highest-level engine diagnostic testing. What’s this mean and how does it help you? Let’s take a look. What Is An Engine Diagnostic? Check engine light on? Have Frank’s read the codes! If you have a problem with your car, an engine diagnostic is how we find out exactly what the problem is. It’s true that modern cars have computers with fault codes that help identify issues, but the reality is it just isn’t that simple. Our experienced technicians can work with technology and the best mechanical tools to pinpoint any running problem your car may have. This is a comprehensive process of component and circuit testing which analyzes all aspects of the car’s operation.  When Would I Need An Engine Diagnostic? We’ve all seen the dreaded check engine light on our da ... read more

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Gas Prices Rise In 2021 As Fuel Demand Grows

Gas Prices Rise In 2021 As Fuel Demand Grows

The last two years have been a little rough. Now that we’re all trying to get back to normal there’re plenty of challenges and as far as your car is concerned gas prices are certainly a big one. As a local garage, we want to give you some fuel efficiency tips and let you know what’s the deal with the price of gasoline. Why Is Gas So Expensive In 2021? Not as fuel efficient as possible? Book online with Frank’s! Last year, even with shutdown’s and the pandemic unfolding, gas prices were generally a full dollar per gallon less. CNBC reports that gas costs more than it has since 2014. Why are they up so high now? With public transit less desirable and everyone trying to get out and about, the demand for fuel is much more this year. Another complication is international shipping. Testing and safety measures ... read more

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