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Remembering The September 11 World Trade Center Victims

Remembering The September 11 World Trade Center Victims

Photo of September 11 Victims From World Trade Center, Pentagon, US Capitol Attacks This powerful collage features the faces of many victims of the September 11, 2001 attacks. It stirs so much emotion to catch a glimpse of the people and lives lost on that fateful day when the World Trade Center, Pentagon and US capitol were targeted by terrorists. This photo is in the public domain and was found on the Wikimedia Commons. Read more about the World Trade Center heritage on history.com

Do You Need An Appointment?

Do You Need An Appointment?

Going to the garage isn’t exactly like going shopping for a new pair of shoes or a hit new electronic. We get it. In order to make the car repair experience as quick and easy as possible though, it’s best for our customers to make an appointment in advance. Then they can get back on the road confidently to Neshaminy Mall or anywhere in Southampton. What’s the best way to make an appointment? For us and for you, FranksServicenter.com/Appointments is the fastest and easiest way for you to schedule auto service in Southampton, PA. If you need emergency service you can always stop on by - we’re here for you! It only takes a few minutes to schedule online though and then you can motor through the process at your own pace. You can easily check the box for a loaner car if you need one and write a brief description of your car’s issue. Then we’ll get in touch if need be, but you can subscribe to text message notificati ... read more

Differential: What It Is and Can You Service It

Differential: What It Is and Can You Service It

Ever Wondered What your Differential is? This basic car part may blow your mind. Do you often turn your car when driving? We're sure you do, whether it's merging onto I-95 or turning off Street Road. Something you may not realize though is there's a part of your vehicle that is necessary to allow you to do that, it's called the Differential. How A Differential Works When you go around any kind of curve the wheels on the inside of the curve move slower than the wheels on the outside. This is just like a NASCAR driver can pass another on the inside of a turn, only it's all on one car. So, any rear-wheel drive car or truck must have a set of gears that allows the two parts of the axle to turn the wheels at two different speeds. The Differential is the name for this whole unit. Watch this in motion here. (This is the Rear Differential of a 2011 Chevy Tahoe.)   Differential Service near me Although this ma ... read more

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Transmission

How long do brake pads last?

How long do brake pads last?

How Long Do Brake Pads Last? The life span of your brake pads is greatly dependent on your driving style. We all know that driver that speeds towards the red light and slams on the brakes! We find that most of our customers driving in the suburbs can expect to see 25,000 to 40,000 miles out of a set of brake pads. Although we have seen some highway-driven vehicles get 80,000 miles out of a set of brake pads!  Factors that impact brake pad life: Driving Habit: Driving aggressively will cause your brake pads to wear faster. Speeding towards the stoplights, last-minute heavy braking, and high-speed braking. In order to get the most time from your brake pads coasting towards stops while pressing gently on the brake.  Location: If you spend your days on the streets of Ivyland, Holland and Richboro you will have a mixture of slow cruising and stops. Conversely, if you are in the more stop-and-go traffic of F ... read more

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Brake Repair

Certified Hyundai Repair and Maintenance

Certified Hyundai Repair and Maintenance

Choosing the right repair facility can be a daunting task. Frank's Servicenter offers certified Hyundai repairs and maintenance. We offer Hyundai brake repairs and complete service to maintain your factory warranty. All repairs and maintenance performed by our certified mechanics carries a 2 year and 24,00-mile warranty.  Find us at: https://www.facebook.com/FRANKSSERVICENTERhttps://www.youtube.com/c/Franksservicenter/videoshttps://www.instagram.com/franksservicenter/ #franksservice #franksservicenter

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