WHAT SAFETY SYSTEMS ARE IN MY CAR?

WHAT SAFETY SYSTEMS ARE IN MY CAR?

Safety systems are more important for smaller cars Here at High Road, we love small cars like the Honda Civic and  Toyota Corolla.  These types of cars are nimble, reliable and easy on gas. Qualities that make them a commuter favorite. But small cars...
KEEPING YOUR CAR’S ENGINE COOL

KEEPING YOUR CAR’S ENGINE COOL

Keep a cool head (engine head that is) Keeping your car’s engine cool is essential to having a car (and keeping it running). Every car is equipped with several gauges and lights that alert you when problems are cropping up with your engine. Perhaps the most important...
CATALYTIC CONVERTER THEFT

CATALYTIC CONVERTER THEFT

If your car sounds louder (and we mean a LOT louder) when you start it up, chances are something is up. It may just be a piece of exhaust pipe with a newly formed hole in it or… somebody has decided to delete your vehicle’s catalytic converter for you. Catalytic...
HIGH ROAD AUTO AND COVID-19

HIGH ROAD AUTO AND COVID-19

We are and will continue keep the shop open to keep you moving. Auto repair shops are on the Homeland Security list of critical infrastructure. We know that some are concerned that you will not be able to get your vehicle worked on; we want to assure you that we are...
WHY YOUR BEST TIRES SHOULD BE ON YOUR REAR WHEELS

WHY YOUR BEST TIRES SHOULD BE ON YOUR REAR WHEELS

Within the automotive repair industry, there has always been a debate regarding the rotation of tires. It might seem trivial, but tire placement is actually very important. Tires wear unevenly, and as they are rotated they can cause a car to perform differently and...
WHAT DOES A MAF DO?

WHAT DOES A MAF DO?

Adriver brought in an older Corolla that had lost power and was running roughly. After some testing, we informed her that the MAF sensor had failed and that she would need a new one. She looked at us like we were speaking Martian, and we realized that we were guilty...