Category: Car Care Tips

Three DIY Fall Car Care Tasks That You Can Do Yourself

September 1st, 2017 by

As summer comes to a close, many of us breathe a sigh of relief as the extreme heat and humidity changes to a cooler, more comfortable weather. This change in season is the perfect opportunity to perform some simple, do-it-yourself car care tasks. While many car maintenance procedures require help from a qualified mechanic, these

Holiday Gifts For Your Car

December 19th, 2016 by

Tis the season of giving gifts to our family, friends, coworkers and neighbors! Why not extend the love and treat your car with some special gifts, like new accessories or emergency tools!? We know thinking of the perfect gift to give can be tough, so here is a list of ideas for inspiration. Windshield Wipers

Tire Maintenance Tips

July 11th, 2016 by

Keeping a close eye on the natural wear and tear of your vehicle’s tires is another aspect of car maintenance that should not be taken lightly. Before and after long road trips or after frequent use of your car around town, remind yourself to inspect each of your tires for potential tread or other issues

Getting Your Car Ready For Spring

March 25th, 2016 by

Spring is in the air and that means it’s time to get your car ready for the season! Before we know it, the hot Texas weather will be upon us so let’s give our vehicles the much needed check up that they deserve. From vacuuming the carpets to checking your fluids, here are some spring

Auto One: 5 Reasons to Visit Our Sister Shop in Round Rock

March 31st, 2015 by

Have you checked out our sister location, Auto One Complete Car Care in Round Rock, TX yet? Or maybe even Go Greene in Austin, TX? They are directly related to us here at Dave’s Ultimate Automotive, and just as awesome, offering you the same top notch services for the same affordable prices. Auto One maintains the high

4 Safe Driving Habits to Teach Your Kids Now

December 30th, 2014 by

We hate to break it to you, but your kids are going to be driving soon. Maybe not in this upcoming year, but the time for them to take their driving test and get their license will come all too soon! What’s even worse – they’re already paying attention to the way you drive. Yup,

Are You Using the Right Kind of Gas in Your Car?

October 2nd, 2014 by

Are you sure you’re putting the right type of gasoline in your car? Most gas stations carry three types of gas (not including diesel): Regular, Midgrade and Premium. Chances are, you haven’t given much thought to the type of gas you’re putting in your car since you first bought it. And if you bought your

6 Autumn Car Maintenance Tips

September 30th, 2014 by

Even though we may not quite be experiencing the crisp Autumn mornings that our East Coast friends are waking up to, that doesn’t mean that it isn’t Fall here in Austin, TX. After all, we enjoy a good pumpkin spice latte and some festive fall decorations just like everyone else! While you’re getting ready for

7 Little Things That Can Do Big Damage to Your Cars Paint

July 30th, 2014 by

You’re quick to protect your car’s paint job from stray shopping carts and careless door dings, but these aren’t the only things that can damage that shiny exterior. Your car’s shiny exterior has many other enemies that are flying under the radar! Check out this list of the 7 most common, seemingly innocent things that

Why It’s Important to Get Your Car’s AC Repaired

June 30th, 2014 by

It’s no secret that an Austin, TX summer can be a scorcher. But if you think our 100 degree weather has you sweating, imagine what it does to your car! As it turns out, you’re not the only one who counts on your vehicle’s cooling system for relief from the heat in the summer. Your