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Car Care Tips

Owning a car is not only a big investment – it’s also a big responsibility.  You want your family and friends to be safe when traveling with you, whether that is across town or cross country.  53 Auto has these tips to help you get prepared and stay safe… Read more
As winter approaches, ensuring your vehicle is ready to tackle the challenges of cold, snowy, and icy conditions is of utmost importance. Proper winter car maintenance is essential for your safety and the longevity of your car. In this blog, we'll emphasize… Read more
A dead battery can be a major inconvenience and can even leave you stranded on the side of the road. To avoid this frustrating situation, it is a good idea to regularly check your vehicle's battery and make sure it is in good condition. In this blog, we will… Read more

Car Maintenance

In the cold winter months, the last thing you want is to be stranded on the side of the road because your car breaks down. Car care is different in the winter than in warmer months. In this blog, we'll look at the critical aspects of winter car care and why… Read more
The safety of your vehicle, passengers, and yourself hinges on the condition of your brakes. Proper brake maintenance is not merely a choice but a responsibility. Properly working brakes is especially important if you do a lot of city driving – Wichita… Read more
As the leaves begin to change color and the air turns crisp, it's a sure sign that fall is upon us. While many people focus on pumpkin spice lattes and cozy sweaters during this season, it's essential not to overlook one crucial aspect of fall preparation:… Read more
When it comes to road safety, there are few components of your vehicle as critical as the braking system. Your brakes are responsible for stopping your vehicle promptly and efficiently, preventing accidents and ensuring the safety of everyone on the road.… Read more
With the arrival of summer, many of us start planning exciting road trips to make the most of the warm weather and explore new destinations. However, before embarking on your adventure, it's crucial to ensure your vehicle is in optimal condition. Proper car… Read more
Your vehicles’ A/C system requires the use of a toxic gas we routinely call “Freon.” Decades ago, all vehicles used R12 Freon. More recently, a safer form came out called Freon R134a. Now, there is a much safer form called R1234yf. These gases cannot be mixed… Read more
Most people buy a vehicle with the intent of keeping it for as long as possible. This is how you maximize enjoyment and minimize the cost of ownership. During the time of ownership, we discover that some cars we like a lot, and some not so much. But the… Read more

Special Content

It’s back to school time again for most. Here are a few friendly reminders to make sure everyone stays safe! Now is a great time to review your child’s path to school and some basic rules of the road. Remind them to walk on the sidewalk if there is one… Read more
Let’s protect those noggins and everything else! Teach your child the rules of the road and practice riding the bike route to school with your child. If it’s been a minute since he rode a bike here are a few friendly reminders. Always ride on the right… Read more

Service Reminders

service-reminderSign up today for our complimentary Service Reminders program. We will send you a courtesy message by email, postal mail, or phone reminding you in advance of your next scheduled service interval date based on your service needs, car data, and your "VIN" number. Scheduled maintenance can avoid costly repairs!