When is it time to change brake pads?

Do I need new brake pads?

When is it time to change the brake pads?

We all know when its time to change to oil. We know because usually there’s a clingy sticker on the top left inside of our windshield. It lets us know that when we hit a certain mileage we need to bring the car back in for an oil change. Its possible to get a rough estimate of wear and tear on oil based on mileage. Unfortunately, the same isn’t true for brake pads. Read the rest of this entry >>

Tire Pressure Maintenance in Winter and Summer

How much does temperature effect tire pressure?

Tire Pressure Maintenance in Winter and Summer

We all know that tire maintenance is important to the all-around well-being of our vehicle. It’s one of the many things about your car where an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. But how can you tell if there is something the matter with your tires or if it is simply the change of season and temperature from summer to winter that is affecting their pressure?  Read the rest of this entry >>

Poulin Used Cars vs Craigslist in Burlington VT_b

Should I buy from Poulin or Craigslist?

Poulin Used Cars vs Craigslist in Burlington VT

When you are looking to buy a used car, chances are, you are also looking for a good deal. So you may go to what we used to call the “want ads” back in the day. Now, most folks check out Craigslist. And it may be that you find a deal on a car that is just too good to be true. And maybe it is! Let’s look at how Poulin Autos Sales compares to Craigslist.  Read the rest of this entry >>