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Understand Your Belts and Hoses

You need to know about your auto's belts and hoses, and we have the experience to inform you at McSweeney Automotive. Our knowledge can help extend your vehicle's life on Talladega, AL's roads.

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How to Debadge Your Car On Your Own

Removing all of the logos and manufacturer markings from your car does not have to be difficult, but you do have to have the time to do it carefully. If you rush through the steps below, you are likely going to mess up your paint by scraping it too aggressively.

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The Art of Buying a Used Car

Your old car isn't what once was. Buying a brand-new car isn't in your budget, though. Don't worry. Some great tips could help you buy a reliable previously owned car. Follow a few tips to make the right purchase.

Right from the beginning, create a budget in mind. Look for cars within that budget range that come with good ratings.

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The Advantages of a Blind Spot Monitor

We have a goal at McSweeney Automotive to keep our Talladega, AL consumers well-informed about their vehicles. If you have a new vehicle, you may have a blind spot monitor. But what is it and what purpose does it serve? Let's find out more about blind spot monitors below.

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How to Know What Type of Cab Your Truck Has

Here at McSweeney Automotive, we feel that is important that you have a thorough understanding of the different features a truck can come with. It is possible for a truck to have a variety of different truck cabs. It is also possible for different companies may give the same product different names.

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Android Auto Overview

There are a lot of things to love about the latest technological advancements in vehicles today. While it used to be that you only had access to one radio and tape player in a vehicle, today’s drivers can access millions of songs through Android Auto and your music apps. That’s not all Android Auto can do. 

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Pressing Pedals

If there is an issue with the brakes on your car, there will likely be a few signs that you'll notice. One of the first things that you'll usually notice is that the pedal feels soft. It's almost as if the pedal goes to the floor instead of giving the resistance that you need to get the car stopped while in Talladega, AL.

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What Are Auto-Dimming Mirrors?

The rearview mirror doesn't serve as a top selling point on a vehicle. After all, it not a luxury part. Even the new auto-dimming mirrors don't appear prominently in advertisements. Drivers shouldn't overlook the value of these "electrochromic mirrors." They provide a valuable safety effect.

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