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Columbia SC Auto Repair Pro Mechanic on Winter Driving Tips

Columbia SC Auto Repair Pro Mechanic on Winter Driving Tips

Prepare for Weather with Columbia Auto Pro One of the best ways to avoid costly auto repairs is always being prepared for the weather. The Columbia SC Auto Repair Pro, a long-time ASE Certified Master Mechanic, is here to help you ensure you are ready! What’s worse than driving a vehicle unprepared for icy, winter […]

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A Great Columbia SC Mechanic Is Not Hard to Find

A Great Columbia SC Mechanic Is Not Hard to Find

Finding a mechanic is easy.  There are plenty of them around.  But finding a good mechanic, a really good mechanic that comes with a really good reputation?  That is a little harder to come by. Of course, if you are in the Columbia, SC area, all you have to do is head over to Sanford\’s

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Columbia SC Auto Repair Pro on Bump Steer & Torque Steering

Columbia SC Auto Repair Pro on Bump Steer & Torque Steering

The Columbia SC Auto Repair Pro has talked about some different steering issues over the past few weeks. Bump steering and torque steering issues round out the list of the most common problems with steering.  Read more from our ASE Certified Master Mechanic. Bump Steering What I mean by this is when the steering reacts

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Save Money on Columbia SC Auto Repairs

Everyone wants a good auto repair deal, and Sanford\’s Automotive Service has one for you today! Print this coupon out or save it to your phone to show the ASE Certified Master Mechanic when you bring your vehicle in for service. We are located at 7917 Wilson Blvd. Just take Exit 71 off of I-20

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Safe Spring Break Travels w the Columbia SC Auto Repair Pro

Safe Spring Break Travels w the Columbia SC Auto Repair Pro

It’s almost time for the Spring Break travel to begin.  Maybe you’re off on a trip or maybe you’re just driving the kids from spot to spot, trying to fill their time…either way, all the extra driving can be tough on your car.  At times like this it is even more important that your vehicle

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The Columbia SC Auto Repair Pro Adds Humor to Auto Repairs

The Columbia SC Auto Repair Pro Adds Humor to Auto Repairs

Because sometimes you just need to laugh… Auto Repair Humor Check it out here! We know there is nothing funny about needing automotive repairs, but sometimes you just have to sit back and give yourself a break.  That is why we have decided to add a page to our Gallery with some Automotive and Auto

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Columbia SC Auto Repair Pro More Steering & Suspension Troubleshooting

Columbia SC Auto Repair Pro More Steering & Suspension Troubleshooting

Your automobile suspension system is a complex network.  The components must be in perfect sync to give you the smooth, stable ride that it is designed for. The suspension gets a lot of road abuse, causing its parts to wear out or fail entirely. If your car doesn’t seem to be riding as smoothly as

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Columbia SC Auto Repair Pro on Electrical Repairs and Fuses

Columbia SC Auto Repair Pro on Electrical Repairs and Fuses

Sometimes we have what seem like automotive electrical problems, but often turn out to be nothing more than a fuse. The Columbia, SC Auto Repair Pro wants to help you determine if you need automotive electrical repair or simple fuse replacement. Auto Fuse Basics: Types of Fuses Automotive fuses come in three types, but nearly

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Columbia SC Auto Repair Pro on When to Replace a Water Pump

Columbia SC Auto Repair Pro on When to Replace a Water Pump

When you need a cooling system repair, you may be experiencing problems with your water pump.  Your water pump is an integral part of your automotive cooling system. The engine relies on constant coolant circulation throughout the entire cooling system in order to keep engine temperature controlled.  A faulty or bad water pump affects this

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Five Tips to Improve Fuel Economy by the Columbia SC Auto Repair Pro

Five Tips to Improve Fuel Economy by the Columbia SC Auto Repair Pro

ASE Certified mechanic Michael Sanford knows all about the issues drivers face.  Today our Columbia, SC Auto Repair Pro is saving you cash by helping you improve your gas mileage. Check your Air Filter If your air filter is filled with debris it restricts the air flow into your engine.  This affects the automobile’s performance

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